20 Dec, 2021

Marketing and Communications Manager

  • Wild Hive
  • Remote (Melbourne VIC, Australia)
Part time Marketing & Communications

Job Description

  • Flexible, part time gig supported by a dynamic team
  • Provides challenge and variety across Marcoms
  • Melbourne based client and opportunity

About Us:

Wild Hive is a collective of 30 marcoms, media, business development and fundraising specialists working as a virtually integrated team from locations all over Australia.

We are a vibrant, collaborative, cross-functional, communications, marketing and creative agency specialising in the NFP space. We are a hive of team players, each with our own unique skills across marketing strategy, market research, brand management, digital and social media, graphic design, website development, photography and video, public relations and copywriting.

We believe that people work better in flexible teams, so we select and embed high-performing, multi-disciplinary teams within organisations that we work with.

About the Job:

As a Marketing and Communications Manager, you’ll be driving a remit both directly with our clients as well as working as part of an established team. This role is part time (ideally 3 days per week). The location is flexible – we have employees across Australia, and are keen to secure experienced people with a range of skills that can work remotely as well as on the ground with our clients and team. This role is Melbourne – based.

The role will encompass a wide range of Marcoms functions:

  • Develop marketing and communications strategies that deliver to our client’s objectives and the operationalisation of strategies into actions.
  • Plan, research, test and implement the production of marketing and fundraising strategies. using all types of media, including newsletters, print, video, web, social and digital media.
  • Marketing support including preparing content for various target audiences, managing campaigns, EDMs, media releases, social media content and internal communications.
  • Employ best practice standards for all marketing and communication activities.
  • Analyse, track and report on Marcomms activities to ensure efficient project delivery and produce reporting on campaigns and advertising.
  • Design, manage and deliver premium events throughout the year ranging from lecture series to conferences and Open Days.
  • Manage key stakeholder relationships and fortnightly reporting.


About You:


You’re a focused individual and who enjoys performing your responsibilities to the highest level. You will also ideally have some experience motivating and mentoring team members (direct reports or contractors) to achieve and deliver innovative and efficient marketing projects.


To be successful in this role, you’ll have:


  • A degree or equivalent experience in a similar role – qualifications in business, marketing, communications, or theology would also be an advantage.
  • Highly developed interpersonal and communication skills – a proven ability to build and sustain strong client and team relationships.
  • Strong organisational and time management skills, including excellent self-management and autonomy, and the ability to manage multiple competing priorities.
  • Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines.
  • Ability to work independently and also as part of a team, and an ability to influence both upwards and across the organisation.
  • Understanding of digital marketing and social media.
  • A relatable nature, and a demonstrated understanding of the Christian not for profit charitable sector.
  • The ability to work within a Christian ethos and vision.

Sound like you? Then we should speak….and soon!

This is a great opportunity to be a part of a leading educational organisation and to work with a committed, high-performing and collaborative team. If you’d like to be a part of the action, click on the link below to apply for this position, or for more information or to obtain a detailed position description for this role, contact: margot@hrsuccess.com.au.

Only candidates with the right to work in Australia may apply for this position.

HR Success is managing this recruitment on behalf of Wild Hive. No agencies, please.

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