Marketing, Events and Communications Officer

Join an innovative charity that makes a difference.

Benefits of working with Palliative Care Queensland

  • A compassionate charity
  • A collaborative team environment where they encourage new ideas and contributions
  • An organisation that promotes an inclusive culture, work-life balance, and flexibility
  • Office location close to Brisbane CBD (Spring Hill) with nearby access to public transport

About the Organisation

Palliative Care Queensland (PCQ) is a leading charity and independent peak body representing palliative care providers, consumers and their families and those with an interest in palliative care in Queensland. PCQ was established in 1988 and is a membership-based organisation, supporting the individuals, families, carers, community members, as well as specialist and generalist health care professionals working with Queenslanders experiencing serious illness, dying, death and grief. Collectively, the PCQ membership body holds tremendous knowledge and wisdom about the challenges the sector faces and the opportunities those challenges can bring. PCQ is a founding member of Palliative Care Australia. Click here [link removed] to find out more about us.


About the role

  • Location: Brisbane (Spring Hill)
  • Position Description
  • Salary Range: $35 - $39 per hour (dependent on experience and qualifications) + superannuation
  • Recruitment Closing: Sunday 11th April 2021, midnight
  • Type of Employment: Casual

The Marketing, Events and Communications Officer will play an important role in providing support for the Marketing, Events and Communications (MEC) team.  Particularly focusing on supporting the events and CRM aspect of the MEC team.

Main Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Coordinate support for events, including venue bookings, facilitators/speaker management, ticketing management, promotion, resources and evaluation aspect.
  • Coordinate support during face-to-face events including bump in and out, welcome desk coordination, resource collation and distribution, and evaluation coordination as needed.
  • Coordinate CRM, in relation to the MEC team, (which may include using Raklet, wordpress, mailchimp, better impact and Eventbrite) and basic reporting on events and CRM data
  • Develop and maintain a proactive and consistent online and social media presence for Palliative Care Queensland across all platforms. Maintain and utilise social media calendar to manage online activity.
  • Use platforms such as InDesign, Canva and Publisher to develop PCQ promotional material such as flyers, brochures, social media tiles, etc.

Key Attributes 

  • Previous experience in a similar role
  • Previous experience in CRMs
  • Previous experience supporting events management
  • Demonstrated experience in providing support in relation to marketing, events and/or communications team, including requiring a medium/high degree of judgement, initiative, confidentiality and sensitivity in the performance of work
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including ability to edit and proofread documents, publications, and communications.
  • Demonstrated high ability to use computer IT systems including Office365 and videoconferencing, Zoom, CRM / health data records systems


How to apply 

Recruitment Closing: Sunday 11th April 2021, midnight

Please email the following three items

  • Cover Letter
  • CV
  • A summary of how you meet the key attributes of the position  (found in the position description found on the website) 

Please note: Applicants who do not follow these instructions will not be considered eligible 



06/04/2021 $0 Brisbane 1 Marketing & Communications
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