Expression of Interest: Marketing and Advertising Manager

Togatus is the independent student media at the University of Tasmania, by students, for students. It is a place for discussion, debate, and dissent on any aspect of the university student experience. Togatus offers a fun, collaborative working environment where freedom of expression and creativity is encouraged.

This is a great opportunity to gain valuable experience in media and communications. This position comes with great potential for professional development, networking, and an increased connection with the student community and business stakeholders.

Expressions of Interest for the Marketing and Advertising Manager position is now open.


Contract:  The contract commences on the 1st of December and ends on the 30th of November 2018. Renumerated by honoraria (to be negotiated).

Demand: Minimum 5 hours per week. Some additional/varied hours on arrival of each print edition.


The Marketing and Advertising Manager is responsible for coordinating consistent visibility of the Togatus brand: developing the social capital and financial profitability of the outlet. They are also responsible for event planning alongside the Creative Director and the Editor-in-Chief.

  • Cultivate relationships with suitable advertising stakeholders.
  • Attend meetings with advertising stakeholders.
  • Negotiate advertising packages under the supervision of the Editor-in-Chief.
  • Ensure distribution of magazines to various locations across all UTas schools and campuses and selected businesses.
  • Manage Togatus’ social media platforms.
  • Responsibility for mail-outs.

Eligibility Criteria

The candidate must be currently enrolled at the University of Tasmania. Bachelor of Business or a marketing background is advantageous but not required.

Desirable Skills

The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills, and demonstrate a good understanding of brand and marketing principles. They will also be committed to the development of the Togatus.

Immediate supervisor


Application Process

To submit an expression of interest for this position, please forward a current resume and a cover letter addressing eligibility criteria, desirable skills, and experience relative to responsibilities to the Editor-in-Chief no later than Monday 20th of November 2017.

Interviews for this role will be done within the following dates: Tuesday 21st of November and Monday the 27th of November 2017.


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