Digital Communications Coordinator

Updated: about 1 month ago
Location: Adelaide, SOUTH AUSTRALIA
Job Type: PartTime
Deadline: 14 Jun 2021

Job no:505558
Work type:Fixed term - Part-time
Categories:Marketing, HEO6

(HEO6) $81,254 to $87,770 per annum (pro rata) plus an employer contribution of up to 17% superannuation may apply

Part-time (2.5 days a week), fixed-term position available until end of December 2021

Develop and deliver marketing strategies for the External Relations portfolio

Reporting to the Communications Manager, the Digital Communications Coordinator is responsible for supporting the delivery and integration of social media and online activity, developing and repurposing content, copywriting and editing, reporting and assisting with the production of publications and collateral.

This exciting role is located within the University’s External Relations Branch; a busy hub that fosters the University’s partnerships and links with the media, business, government, alumni, donors and the community. 

To be successful you will need:

  • A strong understanding of content marketing principles as well as experience in developing and implementing a content schedule and integrated marketing campaigns.
  • Demonstrated experience in maintaining websites and a range of social and digital media platforms.
  • Demonstrated experience in monitoring communication platforms, along with the ability to develop reports and make recommendations.
  • Demonstrated experience in working with a cross-section of stakeholders, managing competing priorities and meeting deadlines.
  • High level verbal, written and interpersonal communication and organisational skills.

Enjoy an outstanding career environment

The University of Adelaide is a uniquely rewarding workplace. The size, breadth and quality of our education and research programs - including significant industry, government and community collaborations - offers you a vast scope and opportunity for a long, fulfilling career.

It also enables us to attract high-calibre people in all facets of our operations, ensuring you will be surrounded by talented colleagues, many world-leading. Our work's cutting-edge nature - not just in your own area, but across virtually the full spectrum of human endeavour - provides a constant source of inspiration.

Our culture is one that welcomes all and embraces diversity consistent with our Staff Values and Behaviour Framework and our Values of integrity, respect, collegiality, excellence and discovery. We firmly believe that our people are our most valuable asset, so we work to grow and diversify the skills, knowledge and capability of all our staff.

We embrace flexibility as a key principle to allow our people to manage the changing demands of work, personal and family life. Flexible working arrangements are on offer for all roles at the University.

In addition, we offer a wide range of attractive staff benefits. These include: salary packaging; flexible work arrangements; high-quality professional development programs and activities; and an on-campus health clinic, gym and other fitness facilities.

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Your faculty's broader role

The Office of the Vice-Chancellor and President leads Adelaide's strategic vision and plan, and is responsible for the University's management and administration. It includes the Council Secretariat and External Relations branch.

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If you want to change tomorrow, act today

Click on the 'Apply Now' button to be taken through to our online application form. Please ensure you address and upload your responses to all of the selection criteria. Applications close 11:55pm, 14 June 2021

For further information

 For a confidential discussion regarding this position, contact

 Rachael Nightingale
Communications Manager | External Relations
T: +61 8 313 9844 | M: +61 (0)449 881 980

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 The University of Adelaide is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Women and Aboriginal And Torres Strait Islander people who meet the requirements of this position are strongly encouraged to apply.


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