- Brisbane & Gold Coast > Brisbane
- $100,000 - $100,000 per annum plus 10.5% super
- Job posted on: 6th Jun 2022
- Applications close:
Work with us, run your own program and lead a small team whilst making a huge difference to conservation and environment protection at this critical time for nature. This is an exciting opportunity for a talented communications and digital specialist with 5-7 years experience to support the growth of a leading national environmental organisation and build awareness of the invasive species threat. We're on a mission to save biodiversity from invasive species. To do this, we must double our income over the next 5 years and rapidly build a community of supporters across the country. You'll be joining a fun and dynamic team that applies an audience centric and data driven approach in everything that we do. In a flexible, workplace with a great salary and opportunities for professional development you'll be wrapped you made the change.
The Invasive Species Council is a non-government donor-funded organisation that protects the Australian environment from weeds, pests and diseases. Invasive species have been the main driver of environmental loss of Australia’s native animals since colonisation and remain one of the main threats to the future survival of all our unique wildlife on land and sea. The Invasive Species Council is Australia’s only environmental organisation dedicated to strategically tackling this issue. We need you!
The Invasive Species Council is going through an exciting period of major growth. A new Marketing Team is being formed, including a Communications Team specialising in digital marketing. The Communications Manager is a key position to oversee the rapid expansion of the organisation’s communications capability and achievement of our ambitious goals.
The Communications Manager role leads strategic communications and media at the Invasive Species Council. Key responsibilities for this role are to implement the digital and strategic communication elements of the Marketing Strategy to achieve growth targets, deliver marketing campaigns that help ISC generate action and build a movement of Australians to protect biodiversity from the growing threat of invasive species and implement the media strategy.
Managing a small team, you will apply your strategic, creative, technical and management skills to developing strategy and working ‘on the tools’. You will utilise cutting edge digital and strategic communication approaches to improve the performance of marketing activities to help achieve Invasive Species Council’s mission. Your track record of designing and running successful campaigns includes growing income and donors, reach, influence and impact, thereby furthering our mission.
With a minimum of 5 years of communications, media and fundraising under you belt, 3 of which have been in a senior digital marketing role, you will have a strong website, media and digital content and digital fundraising skills. Your direct reports include the Senior Communications Officer, Marketing Officer/Digital Campaigner and Designer (0.4 FTE) and you will be responsible for mentoring key staff in fundraising and campaign roles in how to maximise lead gen and communicate strategically.
This is an exciting opportunity for a driven and passionate environmentalist to join Australia’s leading advocacy organisation tackling invasive species at a time where you can make a big difference in an organisation and for nature.
Check out the PD for more information on responsibilities.
Location: Remote home or shared office. Applicants close to Canberra/Sydney/ Melbourne/Brisbane/Noosa/Katoomba are encouraged to apply. The Invasive Species Council supports decentralised working arrangements.
More info: Contact the Director of Marketing and Development Amber Sprunt on 0437 388 895 for any further information