Current Positions

Thank you for your interest in working with our fantastic team at the South Australian Tourism Commission.

For information on how to apply for a role with us, have a look at the help sheet.

See below our current positions available. 

Executive Assistant to Chief Executive

With sights firmly set on the strategic potential of $8b in tourism expenditure by 2020, the South Australian Tourism Commission (SATC) is an organisation that will play a key role in the state’s economic future with tourism having been identified as one of the future growth sectors for the South Australian economy.  With a diverse workforce of just over 100 staff, SATC operates in a fairly flat organisational structure that enables it to be nimble and agile. 

An opportunity has emerged for an Executive Assistant to provide comprehensive support to the Chief Executive.  Key responsibilities of this pivotal role include: 

  • providing administrative and information management support to the Chief Executive including drafting correspondence and coordinating the timely preparation of reports;
  • organising meetings, coordinating associated meeting papers and taking minutes;
  • managing the Chief Executive’s calendar and organising travel and accommodation;
  • maintaining effective working relationships with all internal and external stakeholders;
  • undertaking special projects to support the Chief Executive.

Applications are invited from contemporary, versatile, enthusiastic and well organised administration professionals with previous experience in a high level executive support role.  A positive and professional approach, an ability to build and maintain effective working relationships, excellent interpersonal qualities, good written communication skills, excellent attention to detail, initiative, intelligence, warmth, good humour and the ability to multi-task will all be essential requirements.


Enquiries can be directed to HR on 8463 4513. 

Applications detailing your suitability for the role can be directed to before 5pm February 27, 2017. 

Sponsorship Account Manager

The South Australian Tourism Commission is excited to invite applications for a qualified and experienced Sponsorship Account Manager. Reporting to the Sponsorship Services Manager, this role oversees the relationship of nominated sponsors of Events South Australia owned and managed events. The role manages the servicing and fulfilment of contractual obligations to corporate sponsors and contributes to the strategic growth of sponsorship. This is a commercially focused role that also manages the Tour Village development and Tour Down Under Corporate Hospitality Development. 

This role involves:-

  • Servicing of commercial sponsors and ensuring all contractual commitments are honoured; 
  • Retention and growth of existing sponsors; 
  • Liaison with the Events Team to ensure all sponsor events are a success;
  • Key account manager for nominated sponsors
  • Manage and attend to requests/enquiries from sponsors
  • Build and develop relationships with current and new sponsors
  • Develop leveraging activation plans for nominated sponsors
  • Generate ideas to leverage and grow sponsorship, by presenting ways to decrease costs to the event or give better value back to the sponsor
  • Lead the development and management of the Tour Village as an activation space for partners
  • Lead the development and management of Corporate Hospitality

The role will be offered as a three year contract and subject to six months’ probation and participation in regular performance reviews.  A salary commensurate with experience plus superannuation will be offered.

Enquiries and applications can be directed to Jessica Mason, People and Culture Advisor, South Australian Tourism Commission via


Applications close: 9.00am 20 February 2017.

Our values are to Develop our staff and the state, act with Integrity and respect, have Courage to make bold decisions that align with our plans, Enjoy our work and what we achieve, and Support each other and the industry. 

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