About the role
Guide Dogs Victoria provides high quality training to maximise the independence of people living with low vision or blindness. Our professional services extend beyond the provision of Guide Dogs and include innovative Children’s Mobility Programs, Orientation and Mobility training for adults and people living with an acquired brain injury (ABI), and social networking programs to support active community participation. Guide Dogs Victoria is one of Australia’s most trusted charities and an employer of choice in the disability sector. The team enjoy an inclusive and collaborative working environment where talent is recognised, and innovation is encouraged.
Reporting to the Digital Marketing Manager, the Social Media and Community Management Coordinator will coordinate activities that contribute to the delivery of Social Media and Community Management initiatives. This is an exciting opportunity for someone with a passion for all things social media. You will contribute to the continuous development and delivery of the Guide Dogs social media and community management strategy, lead and manage national social media platforms, deliver and optimise the paid media strategy, create and edit branded content for social media channels and champion the accessibility of all online channels.
There will be a strong focus on community management and day-to-day engagement to promote channel growth. You will also be responsible for conducting regular analytics to maximise visitation, engagement and ranking, and have strategic and creative input to the development, execution and management of campaigns such as International Guide Dogs Day.
You will be ready for a new opportunity where you can take the lead on projects, learn and grow, and be the champion of social media at Guide Dogs. Strong stakeholder management will be required for engaging with internal and external stakeholders and collaborating across diverse organisational departments. You will have previous experience with paid social media management including spend strategy and targeting, along with outstanding written and verbal communication skills and strong editorial skills. Your analytical and reporting skills will be important, along with your ability to prioritise workload and complete tasks within deadlines.
Creative and innovative thinking, along with organisational and relationship building skills are essential. You will have the ability to use initiative and work proactively in a fast-paced and outcome focussed environment. Experience in a range of social media platforms is required, and qualifications in a relevant field such as marketing or communications is desirable.
APPLY NOW if you wish to combine your excellent stakeholder management and communication skills, social media knowledge and desire to make an impact.
Guide Dogs Victoria welcomes applications from people with disability, including those with low vision or blindness.
Forward your application to firstname.lastname@example.org
For a confidential discussion, please contact Jenni D’Orival or Michelle Varcoe at Gembridge on 03 8375 9661.
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How to apply
Please quote in application: Social Media & Community Management Coordinator via Pro Bono Australia.