National Communications Coordinator

National Communications Coordinator

Job Title: National Communications Coordinator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sydney - CBD, Inner West & Eastern Suburbs
Salary: Competitive salary packaging
Reference: 2915023
Contact Name: Shonagh Dimmick
Contact Email: shonagh@beaumontpeole.com.au
Job Published: April 04, 2019 16:03

Job Description

National Communications Coordinator 
  • Broadway location, close to Central Station
  • Diverse advocacy and education campaigns
  • Broad role including digital & traditional marketing and media management
Join this national charities positive, high performing team and apply your communication skills to help prevent drowning and equip all Australians with water safety skills!
About the Organisation

Royal Life Saving Society - Australia (RLSSA) works to prevent drowning and facilitate healthy, active lifestyles by equipping all Australians with water safety skills.
For the past 125 years, RLSSA has worked to harness the strengths of the communities they work with to reduce drowning and turn everyday people into everyday community lifesavers.

About the Role

The National Communications Coordinator will assist in driving Royal Life Saving's advocacy and public awareness campaigns, ensuring RLSSA creates maximum exposure to targeted audiences through a variety of digital marketing, PR and communication channels.

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop and implement communications strategies for programs including Royal Life Saving National Drowning Report, Keep Watch, Swim and Survive and Respect the River
  • Manage social media platforms, (including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube), to generate community and campaign awareness, including creating content and guiding digital communication
  • Keep website content updated, engaging and issue focused
  • Co-ordinate national media campaigns in conjunction with media partners
  • Write and/or edit content for press releases, external publications and other communication materials
  • Co-ordinate the production of Annual Report and Enewsletters
  • Facilitate Media Monitoring and reporting
  • Support State and Territory Member Organsiations in communication activities
Skills & Attributes
  • Preferably degree qualified or similar in communications, marketing, journalism or similar
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills 
  • Proven experience of website and social media administration
  • Experience creating content across Facebook, Twitter, You Tube and Instagram
  • Experience working with internal stakeholders and external agencies and suppliers
  • Strong interpersonal and presentation skills
  • Access to salary packaging
  • Good work/life balance
Application Process
If you are passionate about applying your strong PR and communication skills within an organisation that truly makes a difference in the lives of Australian communities, we would love to hear from you!
Please apply as soon as possible as applications will be reviewed on an immediate basis.
Beaumont People Not for Profit has been contracted to recruit this role.  Beaumont People NFP specialise in delivering unparalleled permanent and temporary recruitment solutions to the Not for profit sector.