Started in 1991, the F.O.O.D Week Association was established by a group of passionate and committed local foodies as a voluntary organisation aimed at celebrating the local producers and produce of the region. The objective of the F.O.O.D Week Association since inception has always been to promote the diverse and excellent regional produce from the district across three local government areas Orange, Blayney and Cabonne. Its prime function is to coordinate and run F.O.O.D Week a festival showcasing the regions food and wine, food producers, wineries, restaurants, chefs, caterers and cooks.
A permanent part time contract position is available for an immediate start for a Digital Database and Communications Officer to support the voluntary association.
This role supports the F.O.O.D Week Committee to deliver professional communications including sharing of association news and information, the website and social media platforms, as well as manage the association's ticketing and database platform and members' register.
Critical to this role is being able to work within a committee structure as well as with a variety of additional stakeholders, while keeping the associations' core focus and constitution.
About the role
Managing the ticketing and database platform
Write, prepare and distribute monthly eNews
Membership development and managing member register
Social media curation and management [3 x channels]
Email and phone enquiry contact person
Bus Loading and ticket Scanning during the festival
Attend and assist with festival events
Attend all committee meetings
Maintain photographic library and communication register
Liaise with external stakeholders and media as required
Preparation of sponsorship documents and agreements, analysing, guiding, sourcing leads and maintainance
Assisting sub-committee leaders with event management, technical communications and reports
Adhoc administration tasks as requested
Proficient in Microsoft programs
Proficient in Wordpress CMS
Experience using social media platforms
Experience in MyGuestlist ticketing platform preferable but not essential
Must be based in the Orange region
The role is a permanent contract role for 20 hours a month available immediately.
Applications close 10th July 2020.