Digital Communications Officer

Updated: about 1 month ago
Location: Adelaide, SOUTH AUSTRALIA
Job Type: FullTime
Deadline: 03 Mar 2021

Job no:504971
Work type:Fixed term - Full-time
Categories:Faculty of Health & Medical Sciences, Marketing, HEO5

(HEO5) $71,756 to $79,786 per annum plus an employer contribution of 9.5% superannuation will apply.

The University of Adelaide Enterprise Agreement 2017-2021 will apply to a successful candidate’s employment at the University.  The University recently temporarily varied its Enterprise Agreement.  Please be advised that the salary range, along with other conditions associated with this position, may change in accordance with the variation to the Enterprise Agreement.

Fixed term full-time position available until 19 August 2022

The marketing team provides a key service to the Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences in terms of strategy, communication, creative design, digital marketing and events

Working under general direction, the Digital Communications Officer delivers a range of effective digital communications and campaigns. The successful candidate will work closely with the Digital Marketing Team Leader to inform strategy and deliver and evaluate activities to ensure optimisation of digital marketing opportunities.

To be successful you will need:

  • High level written communication skills.

  • Experience in producing communications for internal and external audiences.

  • Experience in managing social media in large organisations, including advertising.

  • Experience with managing and developing corporate websites.

  • Experience in delivering digital content (such as videos, webcasts, podcasts and blogs).

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 core values are honesty, respect, fairness, discovery and excellence. Our culture is one that welcomes all and embraces diversity. We are firm believers that our people are our most valuable asset, so we work to grow and diversify the skills of our staff.

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 Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences contains one of Australia's largest concentrations of leading health researchers, teachers and clinical titleholders. It's comprised of six schools and a number of specialist disciplines, institutes and centres, variously focused on world-class research, and training the next generation of: medical doctors; surgeons; dentists; nurses; psychiatrists; psychologists; and other health professionals.

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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 address and upload your responses to all of the selection criteria. Applications close 11:55pm, 3 March 2021.

For further information

For a confidential discussion regarding this position, contact:

Carly Spalding

Digital Marketing Team Leader

+61 8 8313 4772

For application related queries, contact:

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences HR Team

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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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