F.O.O.D Week - Digital Database and Communications Officer

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

Website Maintenance

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


Experience Required

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.

29/06/2020 $0 Blue Mountains & Central West 1 Marketing & Communications
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