Marketing and Communications Officer - Brisbane
Founded in 2005, FE Sports is dedicated to the distribution of high-quality products and services to the Fitness and Outdoor industry. Our growing portfolio of premier global brands include; Wahoo Fitness, 100%, Shokz, Pirelli, Theragun, Amazfit, Absolute Black, Galfer, Ridley, K-Edge, Kogel, Niterider and more. We are proud to be one of the leading industry experts in cycling, sporting and outdoor products, importing, distributing, and wholesaling to Australian and New Zealand businesses, with customer service as the absolute core focus of our family-owned business. About the Role: The Marketing and Communications Coordinator is responsible for assisting in the development and implementation of all company communication and marketing strategies, as well as timely delivery of campaigns, marketing collateral and projects through various electronic and traditional channels. This role is also responsible to assist the development and coordination of all internal and external communications to ensure consistent messaging that is aligned to all FE Sports brands and organisational values. Role responsibilities include, but not limited to:
Assist with coordinating all campaigns and schedules across digital media, social media, online and EDM platforms for internal and external communications.
Assist with monitoring, researching, reporting and analysing the performance of all Marketing/Brand activities as per brand calendars.
Assist in the planning, delivery for all national and state-based campaigns, activities and events.
Assist with implementation and management of national and local Ambassador Program strategies.
Assist with effective writing materials for events and marketing including advertising, promotional material and program copy.
Act autonomously within guidelines and standards set.
Manage and coordinate workload, prioritise tasks and plan workflow according to requirements, which will vary from time to time.
About You: We are looking for a highly driven, enthusiastic individual who strives to succeed. You are someone who takes initiative, works as a team player, yet can work autonomously and manage time to meet expectations and business objectives. You have a strong work ethic and a positive attitude.
Currently studying or recent completion of a Tertiary Qualification in a relevant field (Marketing, Communications, Business);
A working knowledge and technical ability to produce content across all social media platforms, including Facebook, Instagram, Google+, LinkedIn, Twitter.
Excellent command of Microsoft Office.
Strong writing skills with a demonstrated ability to create high quality and creative communications.
Effective interpersonal skills including the ability to build rapport and strong relationships, both internally with employees and externally with service providers.
Presents a focused attention to detail, quality and order, in problem solving and quality of outputs.
Demonstrated ability to determine and organise their priorities, meet deadlines and achieve performance outcomes.
Mature minded and motivated with a winning mindset.
Always innovative, improving and resourceful.
Highly desirable, but not mandatory:
Press and media publications (online and print)
Adobe Creative Cloud (Indesign, Illustrator, Photoshop) and marcomms tools/subscriptions such as Canva and Video Editing
A passion or understanding of the sports industry with a focus on cycling, MTB, triathlon, running, and similar sports
What We Offer:
An introduction and pathway to your career in marketing with an experienced, and fun team around you, dedicated to excellence in the sporting industry.
The opportunity to gain immediate real-world experience and training.
Progressive workplace facilities include all meals, snacks and drinks during office hours provided free, with a well-stocked kitchen and cookware.
Commute-friendly facilities, including shower and bike storage;
Access to employee discounts on all products in our brand portfolio;
Our headquarters/office and warehouse is located in Seventeen Mile Rocks, South of Brisbane City with staff parking and easy access to public transport.
How can you apply? Applications must be submitted by closing date of 06/08/2021, by writing a one-page cover letter outlining how your experience matches our requirements, and a short statement of no more than 200 words, describing why you wish to apply for this role, along with your CV. Due to high volumes of applicants, we may close this position early - it is encouraged that you submit your application as soon as possible. Only shortlisted Applicants will be contacted for interviews. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to submit your application.