Marketing & Communications Coordinator

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SPCA - Wellington City - Wellington

Contract: Permanent part-time role

Hours of work will be: 30 hours per week (flexible days)

Location: SPCA Wellington Centre

We are looking for a positive and enthusiastic Marketing & Communications Coordinator to join the SPCA Marketing, Communications and Fundraising Team. Ideally, you’ll have a background in marketing, communications or public relations and have an understanding of media management. This part time role will be 30 hours a week, and will include helping to implement SPCA marketing campaigns, media liaison and producing content for SPCA external and internal publications; including social media networks, website and our magazine.

The SPCA Marketing, Communications and Fundraising Team is hard-working and fast-paced so you will need a high level of attention to detail, and must be able to work independently and manage deadlines. We have a friendly, collaborative and supportive team environment and there is opportunity to learn and grow your skills across many different areas.

Key responsibilities:

This role will help implement the SPCA’s communications strategy, contribute to media management, help implement marketing campaigns and produce written content for the SPCA’s web and print publications.

Essential skills and experience required:

  • At least 2 years’ experience in a marketing, communications or public relations role, with media liaison experience preferred
  • A tertiary qualification in marketing, communications, journalism or public relations
  • Excellent written communication ability, including writing for print and web publications
  • An understanding of media management; including writing and distributing media releases, pitching stories that are in line with the organisation’s communications strategy and responding to media enquiries promptly and professionally
  • An understanding of website management, social media marketing and email marketing
  • Adherence to writing and style guides
  • Confident communication skills with the ability to build relationships and liaise with a range of different stakeholders
  • Takes initiative and can work autonomously
  • A commitment to high quality work and professionalism
  • Highly organised with the ability to prioritise, multi task and meet expected deadlines

Are you committed to the values of the SPCA? Does this sound like the ideal role for you? If you match the above criteria, please apply now!

Applications without a cover letter will NOT be considered.

Applications close 16th July 2018.

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