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Events and Marketing Coordinator

The Academy is hiring an Events and Marketing Coordinator

If you know somebody who may be a suitable candidate either inside or outside the club please encourage them to apply. Full time and permanent part time will be considered.

We are a vibrant successful Surf Life Saving Cub based on Sydney’s Northern Beaches. We provide service to the community members through patrolling beaches, regular member and community events, and operating a specialist competitive life-saving focused academy. We are looking to increase our activities in the community through increased events and education programmes.

This newly created role is necessitated by the success of the club, and the need to further increase our level of professionalism. This interesting and varied role will focus on driving business through:

  • Coordinating events. fundraising, sponsorship, grant applications and business
  • Creating promotional material;
  • Liaising with relevant media outlets;
  • Maintaining website and social media;
  • Liaising effectively with interval external stakeholders;
  • Regular reporting to the Board and providing general administration relating to the Club

We are seeking an outgoing personal with plenty of initiative and a demonstrated ability to be self- sufficient, initiate projects, prioritise tasks and meet deadlines. Strong business acumen with a proven track record in fundraising and business development is essential coupled with excellent communication skills.

Relevant tertiary qualifications in Business, Events, Marketing and Communications and/or experience in a similar role, an understanding of Surf Life Saving in NSW and experience working in a fundraising environment will be advantageous. You must also hold a Current Driver’s License.

The role is flexible, with periods of intensity and could suit a part time applicant. It can be largely undertaken from home or from our club premises. Given this, a flexible attitude to work with a great work ethic, as some weekend work will be required, is essential.

This is a great opportunity to work with a dynamic club focused on being the premier Surf Life Saving Club in Australia.

To apply send CV and cover letter outlining how you meet the selection criteria to Chris Borg.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.