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Senior Coordinator - Marketing and Communications

Location: Melbourne preferred

Salary range: $83,000 – $100,000

Contract: Permanent Full Time

As our Senior Coordinator for Marketing and Communications, you will help drive the Greening Australia brand and reach defined target audiences. You will support the Director of Marketing and Communications to implement the new strategic content plan and workflow planning, lead PR liaison with our agency, lead on key strategic partner communications planning and mentor coordinators within the team.

As part of a small team this role will undertake some marketing and communications activity, including overseeing major campaigns, coordinating plans for corporate brand partnerships, some content development for our channels, and delivering on broader business objectives.

Why work for us?

We are the environmental enterprise 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. Through our major programs, we demonstrate conservation on a massive scale, covering millions of hectares of land and protecting thousands of native species.

In 2018 we set our 2030 vision and impact goals which include the aim to plant half a billion trees by 2030. To achieve this, we are on a growth trajectory to amplify our brand. Over the recent years we have partnered with major brands such as Officeworks, Virgin Australia and Sukin Skincare, and this year worked with Triple J radio as their charity partner for part of the Hottest100 countdown, listened to by over 34% of Australians.

The successful applicant

This role will have lots of variety, and will involve engaging with a range of stakeholders, so your ‘can do’ attitude is essential to our team and Greening Australia’s success. To be considered for the role, you’ll also need:

  • At least 7 years of work experience in marketing, communications, and/or science communication
  • Bachelor’s degree required (communications, marketing, journalism, English or related field)
  • Experience in PR and media or working with specialist agencies who manage this function
  • Ability to make decisions factoring in risk to brand and stakeholder relationships
  • Experience in mentoring staff or leading collaborative processes
  • Some experience in planning and delivering corporate communications would be preferable
  • Experience in content creation for a variety of mediums and audiences
  • Strong writing, content production, proofreading and editing experience, 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
  • Ability to engage with internal stakeholders at a range of levels and make decisions on behalf of the marcomms team where required
  • Experience using WordPress or similar CMS
  • High level of proficiency in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint) and Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator)
  • Customer orientation and 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
  • Ability to effectively collaborate across an organisation for the best outcomes
  • Interest in making an impact for environment and/or conservation

Highly regarded:

  • Experience in maintaining effective client and supplier relationships, working with a variety of agencies e.g. digital agencies, printers and graphic designers

How to apply:

If you like what you’ve read so far, take a look at the job description. You will need to submit your CV and a cover letter.

If you have any questions on the role, please contact Kate Smith, Director of Marketing and Communications, on [email protected] to arrange a call.

Applications close at midnight, Friday 28 February 2020