Digital Communications Specialist

Digital Communications Specialist
Marketing and Communications Team
Governance, Strategy and Digital Technology Directorate

The Team
The Marketing and Communications Team is responsible for leading and managing the strategic development and implementation of communications, media and marketing for Catholic Education Western Australia (CEWA) as well as providing support and direction to schools and colleges in relation to their communications and marketing.

The Role
This role is responsible for managing digital marketing and communications for Catholic Education Western Australia.

Key responsibilities for this role include:

  • Develop and implement digital marketing initiatives, with a key focus on aligning initiatives with CEWAs Strategic Directions and meeting the objectives of CEWAs Marketing and Communications strategy
  • Assist in the progression of a holistic content strategy that focuses on establishing new channels of engagement (including Instagram, Linked In, website)
  • Research and write content as required for social and digital communications
  • Acting as the coordinator for digital content, responsible for scheduling stories and ensuring jobs are briefed and delivered on time
  • Reviewing content briefs and timelines and checking the Project Lodgement System to schedule and plan
  • Managing the workflow of writers, contributors and designers and liaising with freelancers and contractors
  • Ensuring quality control and approval systems are instigated and followed

Your Background

  • A demonstrated understanding of and commitment to the mission and values of the Catholic Church
  • Demonstrated experience in developing and managing digital and social media strategies, with a track record of increasing online engagement
  • Proven ability to create and write engaging content for a variety of audiences and online channels
  • Current industry knowledge and an understanding of the digital communications landscape
  • Ability to effectively plan and schedule content across multiple channels
  • Creative thinker ability to conceptualise and influence the development of content in all formats video, visual, written and audio
  • Broad familiarity with marketing technology systems and a willingness to support the development and implementation of content planning and scheduling systems and processes

What we can offer you

Additional leave entitlements (over Christmas 4 days)
Competitive salary
Salary packaging
Free onsite parking
Corporate healthcare rates
Heritage listed work environment
Staff canteen service
Wellness program
Employee assistance program.

Interested applicants must submit a short summary addressing the selection criteria and their curriculum vitae, including the names and contact numbers of at least two work related referees (current/past line managers).

A current National Police History Check as issued by the Department of Education Western Australia must be provided by the successful applicant.

Where to All applications are to reach The Executive Director of Catholic Education, Catholic Education Office of WA via the Apply now button no later than 5pm Monday, 18 November 2019

Catholic Education Western Australia encourages applications from culturally diverse background, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and people with a disability or medical condition who meet the requirements of this position. To be eligible to apply for this role you must be legally permitted to work in Australia.

Applicants must be fully supportive of the objectives and ethos of Catholic education.

12/11/2019 $0 Perth 1 Marketing & Communications
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