Are you our next Director, Policy and Programs?

Are you our next Director, Policy and Programs?

LPA is currently seeking a Director, Policy and Programs to join our team. Please refer to the below job and position desciption for more information.

Director, Policy and Programs

Live Performance Australia (LPA) is the peak body for Australia’s live performance industry.

LPA wishes to appoint a full-time Director, Policy and Programs. This position requires an enthusiastic team player with the ability to multi-task with ease under pressure.

The Director, Policy and Programs must have:

  • Demonstrated experience in developing industry policy, particularly with a compliance focus
  • Highly developed communication skills, both written and verbal, including the ability to confidently present complex concepts in clear and concise ways
  • Strong attention to detail and strong policy and report writing skills are essential
  • Demonstrated experience in managing a small team.

The successful candidate will possess:

  • A familiarity with Australian law sufficient to advise LPA Members on legislative based policy matters
  • Exceptional stakeholder management skills
  • Superior project management skills
  • The ability to think strategically, identify and drive projects
  • A can-do attitude - highly motivated and outcome driven
  • Knowledge and experience working within Australia’s live performance industry will be highly regarded.

A salary package commensurate with skills and experience will be offered, along with further opportunities for growth and development.

All applications must address the key selection criteria to be considered. Email applications to

Applications close at 12 pm Monday 13 April 2015.

Position description and key selection criteria