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Communications Coordinator

Based in Sydney

We are seeking an exceptional writer who is experienced at producing copy for a range of traditional, print and digital channels to join our marcomms team as the Communications Coordinator. In this hands-on role, you will be part of a small team, reporting to the Manager, Marketing & Communications and supporting the wider team across our interstate offices.

As our Communications Coordinator, your key responsibilities will include the development and implementation of communications plans, producing inspiring stories about our work for our website and enewsletter, managing our social media channels and leading communications activities for some of our major corporate partners.

Why work for us?

We are the environmental not-for-profit that thinks bigger than the environment. We started conserving and restoring Australia’s landscapes in 1982 and we haven’t stopped since. At Greening Australia, we work on major programs that bring life to landscapes and restore balance to the natural environment in significant areas across Australia. Our hundreds of projects demonstrate conservation on a massive scale, covering millions of hectares of land and protecting thousands of native species.

The Successful Applicant

You will need:

  • Exceptional writing, content production, proofreading and editing skills, and the ability to adjust writing styles to fit a wide range of channels and audiences in an appropriate tone and style that engages, informs and inspires.
  • Bachelor’s degree in communications, marketing, journalism or related field.
  • At least three years of work experience in marketing, communications, journalism and/or science communication.
  • Experience in digital content creation and managing social media accounts.
  • High level of proficiency in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint) and Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Indesign and Illustrator)
  • The ability to build strong relationships with key internal and external stakeholders
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills
  • Attention to detail and persistence to see projects and tasks through to completion.
  • Ability to effectively manage multiple tasks simultaneously.
  • Confidence to coordinate input from the leadership team and senior staff.
  • Interest in the environment and/or conservation

Highly regarded

  • Experience using WordPress or similar CMS
  • Experience with SEO, Google analytics and social media reporting.
  • Experience in maintaining effective client and supplier relationships, in particular working with digital agencies, printers and graphic designers.
  • Experience working for a not-for-profit

Click here to view the position description.

How do you apply?
Please submit your resume with a cover letter addressing the position requirements to [email protected]

No official application closing date. Apply as soon as possible.