Communications and Marketing Officer (HEO 4)

Updated: 3 months ago
Location: Adelaide, SOUTH AUSTRALIA
Deadline: 02 Nov 2021

  • Based in Communications and Marketing at the City East campus
  • Full-time, continuing position
  • Commencement Salary: $65,766 per annum (plus 17% superannuation)

About the Role

If you’re highly organised, with outstanding written and verbal communication skills, this is a great opportunity to develop your marketing communications career.

The Communications and Marketing Officer is part of the Communications and Marketing (CMK) team and is responsible for supporting several marketing functions, including content development, producing print and other communications materials and web copy updates, and event delivery, as well as providing marketing administration such as managing an asset bank of digital resources.

About UniSA

The University of South Australia (UniSA) is Australia’s University of Enterprise. We are South Australia’s largest university and one of the very best young universities in the world. At UniSA, we are authentic, resilient, and influential - and we deliver results. We pride ourselves on our dynamic and agile culture, which embraces challenges and thrives on breaking new ground. Plus, we are committed to the principles of excellence and equity.

Our people are critical to our success. They are creative, enterprising and innovative thinkers, communicating with clarity, conviction and enthusiasm. We educate global professionals ready to create and inspire change, through more than 200 world-class degrees. We deliver outcomes-focused research that is inspired by global challenges and opportunities, to deliver economic and social prosperity.

Our strategic plan, Enterprise25, focusses on our people, programs and precincts, and sets out our path to ensure that we continue to deliver quality teaching, research and student outcomes.

Core Responsibilities

  • Develop content for a range of purposes
  • Support the CMK team access marketing requests and monitor project plans to ensure deadlines are achieved
  • Process agreed advertisements, sourcing relevant photography, editing of text and electronic management approvals
  • Maintain a library of digital resources for supporting print and advertising campaigns
  • Support and formulate content of social media advertising and distribution

Essential Skills and Experience
  • High-level written and verbal communication skills
  • High-level organisation and administrative skills, including experience in working to tight deadlines and the capacity to manage multiple projects with limited supervision
  • Experience in the production of marketing publications and advertising for a wide range of audiences
  • Post-secondary qualifications in marketing, public relations, communications or related discipline or demonstrated equivalent skills, knowledge and experience


Getting a great job working with the best is just the start. UniSA rewards its staff with a wide variety of benefits such as:

  • Access to great personal development opportunities
  • Generous superannuation contributions of 17%
  • Employee assistance and development programs
  • Various on-site services available at our campuses which may include on-site gym membership


As a University of Enterprise, we offer a dynamic and agile workplace culture, one that embraces challenges and thrives on breaking new ground. Our staff are creative and innovative thinkers, communicating with clarity, conviction and enthusiasm. We embrace diversity and inclusion in a vibrant, engaging environment. Our people are authentic, resilient, and influential, and we deliver results.

How to Apply

For a copy of the position description and to apply, please visit Working at UniSA   The online application form will list the specific selection criteria that you need to address.

Please address your cover letter to Emma Kelvin, Recruitment Consultant. For further information about the position or the recruitment process, please contact UniSA Recruitment Central on +61 8 8302 1700 or via email at using job reference number 3531.

Applications close: 11.30pm Tuesday 2 November 2021

Applications welcomed from Australian or NZ citizens, Australian permanent residents and those who have the legal right to work in Australia for the term of appointment.

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Applications must be lodged online, please note UniSA does not accept applications via email.

UniSA is committed to developing a diverse workforce and a constructive enterprising culture in which everyone can thrive.

For further support, contact Recruitment Central on +61 8 8302 1700 or email and you will receive a response within one working day.

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