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Organisation : ygap

Location : Melbourne (Melbourne CBD)

Work type : Full-time

Sector : Other

Salary type : Annual Package

Application closing date : 31 Jul, 2021

About the role

POSITION TYPE: Full-time contract until December 24th, 2021 (with the potential to extend)

REPORTS TO: Polished Man Campaign Manager

LOCATION: Melbourne, Victoria


The Social Media & Ambassador Manager will be instrumental in bringing the Polished Man campaign to life. The successful candidate will be responsible for leading the strategy and implementation for all Polished Man digital platforms. This is a critical role in the campaign as it provides us with a way to engage with our loyal audience and further build our already strong brand presence online.

The successful applicant will be responsible for managing the Polished Man Ambassador program including strategy, recruitment, photo shoot management (adapted in line with COVID- safe government guidelines), PR integration, ambassador kits packing and social execution. You will have excellent relationship management skills, with both external and internal stakeholders.

Project management, evaluation, and regular reporting will be a key part of this role. This person will support the existing team in a number of elements of the campaign including campaign strategy, marketing and communications.

This role requires management of multiple external stakeholders in addition to ygap volunteers and staff. This role is extremely diverse and ideal for an individual with fundraising, social media marketing or communications experience, coupled with excellent administration and project management skills. We will prioritise applicants with a minimum of four years experience in these areas. You will need to be prepared to come in and hit the ground running!

About the organisation

Organisation Name : ygap


ygap is an international organisation that supports early-stage social impact ventures with locally led solutions to local problems. We believe in the power of inclusive entrepreneurship as an effective way to make equitable and sustainable change in the world.

We find, accelerate and support the growth of impact ventures led by local entrepreneurs who deeply understand the unique challenges of their communities and are best placed to develop solutions, and we create enabling environments for ventures to succeed in the ecosystems in which they operate.

We currently support ventures across Africa, South Asia, the Pacific Islands and Australia. ygap has offices and local teams that lead our programs in each area that we work. To date, our work has positively impacted the lives of over a million people.

Running for the month of October, the Polished Man campaign celebrates the great men and women in our society: those who paint a nail, raise funds, raise their voice and actively commit to ending violence against children. Over the last seven years, we have raised $7M, engaged over 100,000 people from around the world to get behind this movement funding both trauma recovery and trauma prevention in Australia and around the world. In the past we had the likes of Chris Hemsworth, Zac Efron, Kelly Slater and Malcolm Turnbull get behind us, just to name a few!


At ygap, we welcome all people to be unapologetically themselves. We are not the same and that is our greatest strength. It is the collective sum of our individual differences, beliefs, experiences, self-expression and talent that enables us to live out our purpose which is to advance global equity through inclusive entrepreneurship. To truly achieve this, we need a community that is representative of the people we serve; the people of the world.

ygap is committed to cultivating and preserving a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion across the organisation and all of our operations.


We have three guiding principles by which we approach our hiring process:

  1. We embrace flexible work arrangements, built on trust and respect.

  2. We encourage applicants from all cultures, ethnicities and backgrounds.

  3. We have a strong focus on diversity, inclusion, gender equity and gender equality across all our operations.

How to apply

Position Description : PD_SocialMedia-AmbassadorManager

Applications not allowed for this job listing.


Please quote in application: Polished Man Social Media & Ambassador Manager via Pro Bono Australia.


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