UPDATE: EOIs for the role of Industry Development Manager are now closed. Thank you for your interest – for any questions regarding this role please reach out to hr@musicsa.com.au.

MusicSA invites Expressions of Interest for the role of Industry Development Manager. We’re seeking interest from industry professionals who have a strong background in and professional working knowledge of the contemporary music industry.

Keep reading below to find out more about the role – EOI form and email contact for enquiries at the bottom of this page.



South Australia is a vibrant, world class cultural community and home to Australia’s only UNESCO City of Music, Adelaide. The proud legacy of the state’s iconic musical heritage underpins the success of today’s local and unique contemporary music industry, which is both noted and envied for its innovation, liveability and creative drive.

MusicSA is the peak body and advocate for the South Australian contemporary music industry. A not-for-profit organisation, MusicSA is committed to promoting, supporting and developing the local industry by focussing on nurturing careers, creating pathways, developing strategic projects, delivering industry and professional development opportunities and connecting artists, audiences, venues and businesses.

MusicSA strongly encourages First Nations, culturally diverse, and gender diverse candidates to apply.




Please read the full position description via the link below:



MusicSA is responsible for identifying and delivering Industry and Professional Development to support and connect the local music industry by increasing skills, expertise and capacity and driving audience development.

The Industry Development Manager has the responsibility for the development, management and successful delivery of MusicSA’s Industry and Professional Development programs through partnerships and networks, new pathways and opportunities, consultation and new programs and audience development initiatives.

The role is part-time (FTE0.6), flexible and is being offered on a 2 (two) years contract.



MusicSA is seeking interest from industry professionals who have a strong background in and a professional working knowledge of the contemporary music industry. The right candidate will be knowledgeable, passionate and keen to work with all facets of the industry to build industry. They will also have experience and a sound understanding of national and international industry and trends. Strong interpersonal skills and a respectful communicative style are highly valued. The candidate will also possess excellent administrative, project and program management skills.

The right candidate does not need to be an expert in every aspect of the industry but may have skills in a niche speciality, an understanding of the contemporary music industry landscape and great networks.


Have questions?

If you would like to find out more about the role, please get in touch with us at hr@musicsa.com.auWe would love to discuss the position and our organisation with you.