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Job no: 0043215
Work type: Continuing
Location: Parkville
Division/Faculty: Melbourne School of Engineering
Salary: $79,910 - $86,499 (HEW 6)
Role & Superannuation rate: Professional - 17% superannuation

This is a Permanent Part-Time position - 4 Days per week (0.8FTE)

About Melbourne School of Engineering (MSE)
Working at MSE is exciting and fast moving. We are working hard towards transforming engineering and IT research and teaching which is guided by MSE 2025, our ten-year strategic plan. With an expected investment of $1 billion in people and infrastructure, we are creating the entrepreneurial leaders and technology of the future — the people and things that will drive innovation and productivity to make a sustainable impact on the world in which we live. 

The Opportunity
As a valued member of our dynamic Marketing and Communications team, you will assist with the delivery of our operational aspects for marketing and student recruitment. Reporting to our wonderful Manager of Marketing and Communications (Student Recruitment), you will be joining a team of creative advocates who pride themselves on delivering outstanding service to our diverse stakeholders. Our team is uniquely situated to tell our MSE story and help shape how the School grows by increasing our student numbers in the digital age.

Here’s why we need you
We are seeking a proactive, driven, and talented team player to join our Marketing and Communications team to help execute our marketing and communications plans. We have a tonne of exciting new projects in the works for 2019 and that’s where you come in!

Collaborating with variety of stakeholders, you will get to explore new ways of working and apply your creativity to play a key part in achieving our business objectives. Your knowledge of digital and social media combined with your communication skills and analytical abilities shapes how new and existing business grow.

The Role
You will primarily focus on marketing activities for student recruitment to target audiences through the delivery of marketing campaigns including advertising, social and digital, content development and project coordination. You’ll deliver on planning, scheduling, and evaluating digital campaigns for local and national student recruitment strategies with the aim of driving more leads to MSE and brand awareness.

What we’re looking for

  • Tertiary qualification preferably in marketing or relevant work experience in a similar role
  • Previous experience delivering campaigns and activities preferably in student recruitment and executing social media campaigns to generate leads
  • Engage with our community across all digital and social channels
  • Strong ability to analyse and report on campaign effectiveness against stated goals
  • Experience using CRM’s and creating content for different stages of customer/student journeys
  • Clear and creative writer, able to create content for a variety of audiences and channels
  • Experience using Adobe Creative Suite
  • Ability to create video content for social campaigns
  • Outstanding organisational skills and demonstrated ability to manage numerous projects simultaneously to ensure the timely delivery of activities
  • Demonstrated ability to work under pressure, show creativity and maintain good judgment in a fast-paced environment

More about you
You will combine your creativity, analytical thinking and organisational skills to manage numerous projects to tight deadlines, as well as enjoy working with colleagues, agencies, a variety of stakeholders and suppliers. To drive outcomes, you will need to be an enthusiastic self-starter who isn’t afraid to take on big tasks or try new ways of working.

What we offer you
Apart from competitive salaries, our benefits are aimed at recognising and rewarding the contributions you make. We offer complete flexibility, whatever that may mean for you. Many of our benefit programs and onsite amenities are aimed at supporting you - we offer generous leave, child care subsidies, discounted parking, medical and health care. We offer extensive opportunities for personal and professional development and we’ll support you in doing what you love.

If you’re curious, motivated and ready to undertake a challenging role like no other, we’re ready to open our doors to you!

How to Apply
Apply online and upload your Cover Letter and Resume.

You are not required to address the selection criteria for this position.

About University of Melbourne
The University of Melbourne is consistently ranked among the leading universities in the world, at number 1 in Australia and number 32 in the world (Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2017-2018). We are globally engaged, comprehensive, research-intensive and committed to respond to the major social, economic and environmental challenges of our time.

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