Events & Communication Coordinator

Events & Communication Coordinator

Job Title: Events & Communication Coordinator
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Sydney - CBD, Inner West & Eastern Suburbs
Reference: 3108071
Contact Name: Jo Brown
Contact Email: jo@beaumontpeople.com.au
Job Published: February 26, 2020 14:01

Job Description

A leading association working with and for people experiencing poverty and disadvantage in NSW to make positive change in our communities.

About the role
Working closely with the Partnerships& Communications Manager, you will support the team to engage membership through the delivery of a range of events and communication activities. 

Note this is a part time role for 2 months, with the potential to be extended. The ideal candidate will have full working rights in Australia. 
You will:
  • Drive engagement with the members and stakeholders through a range of events and engagement channels in line with its vision, funding requirements and communication strategy.
  • Work with internal stakeholders to understand event requirements - from large conferences to small stakeholder meetings - and take carriage of their delivery.
  • Build engagement with members and increase attendance to internal events through marketing and promotional efforts including eDMs, phone and face-to-face interactions.
  • Produce and disseminate eDMs and other products and communications materials.
  • Grow the social media profile and leverage social media as an advocacy & engagement tool.
  • Design creative and innovative messaging to keep audiences engaged and generate new audiences.
  • Support the Partnership & Communications Manager with the coordination of the website redevelopment.
  • Demonstrated experience coordinating and successfully delivering events.
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent computer skills and an understanding of database management.
  • Experience turning policy and complex issues into digestible news articles, social media content and other communications materials for diverse audiences.
  • Strong experience with the use of social media platforms to promote organisational objectives.
  • Experience with Drupal CMS, CiviCRM, WordPress and/or ActiveCampaign CRM.
  • Experience creating eDMs and website content.
  • Experience using the suite of Adobe Creative tools, in particular graphic design experience.
  • Strong time management skills, including a demonstrated capacity to work autonomously to meet deadlines and manage workload with multiple and competing priorities.
  • Commitment to the associations vision and priorities and demonstrated initiative working as a team to support projects and collaboration across an organisation.
Highly Desirable
  • Involvement with the Not-for-Profit sector.
This is an external-facing role with responsibility for promoting the brand through oversight and management of communication channels, member services, partnerships and events.

If this sounds like you, please apply now. Interviews will be immediate.