Communications and Content Specialist

Ravenswood School for Girls (see more jobs from this school)


Marketing / Communications

Contract Type: Permanent/Ongoing Position Full Time

Applications Close: 20 May 2024

Ravenswood is seeking an experienced Communications and Content Specialist to join our Marketing, Communications and Engagement Department in a permanent, full time position.

<p>Ravenswood a Uniting Church Prep to Year 12 day and boarding school for girls located on Sydney’s North Shore. Ravenswood offers both the HSC and the IB Diploma Programme as well as the PYP in the Junior School. It is a school where staff enjoy a range of benefits that foster health and wellbeing, and students achieve outstanding academic success supported by innovative teaching practices that are underpinned by a whole school approach to Positive Education.</p><p>The Communications and Content Specialist is part of the Marketing, Communications and Engagement Team and reports to the Marketing Production and Communications Manager. This position is responsible for writing and implementing effective communication and content including school communications, social media, public relations, website, photography, and video. </p><p>These responsibilities include editorial and publication content writing and coordination; E-Newsletter communication to community; media releases and public relations; and other writing requirements as requested by the School. The role also supports the Digital Content and Social Media Specialist with social media and digital platforms copy and posts, and capturing imagery requirements for the School in-house. </p><p>The Communications and Content Specialist will support the strategic goals of the Marketing Communications and Engagement Team and deliver on initiatives to support brand development, differentiation, and exposure. </p><p>To be successful in securing this position, you will have: </p><ul><li>A strong work ethic, a desire to succeed with strong attention to detail. </li><li>The ability to work as an effective and productive team member who can develop effective working relationship with multiple and varied stakeholders. </li><li>The ability to manage and prioritise multiple conflicting tasks, meeting expected deadlines of production. </li><li>Creative and innovative, caring about great narrative and content ideas. </li><li>Flexible and open minded, a champion of change and continuous improvement. </li><li>Outstanding written communication skills. </li><li>Minimum 3 years’ experience in journalism, marketing communications and/or copywriting. </li><li>Knowledge of relevant legislative frameworks including industry trends and best practice in marketing communications, online and digital platforms. </li><li>Ability to keep up to date with the latest communication digital applications and software to support the role. </li></ul><p><b>To Apply: </b></p><p>Please include a cover letter as the first page of your resume. </p><p>Ravenswood School for Girls is dedicated to maintaining a child safe environment and is committed to the safety, welfare and wellbeing of children. </p><p>Shortlisted applicants will be required to provide the School with their Working with Children Check number in order to be eligible for this position. </p><p>It is not a requirement of employment to be vaccinated for COVID-19. However, the School strongly encourages all of their employees to maintain an up-to-date vaccination status against COVID-19. </p><p><b>Applications close</b> 10am, Monday 20 May 2024 </p><p>For more information, please contact Lindsay Crump, Director of Marketing, Communications and Engagement on 02 9498 9898 or by email lcrump&#64; </p><p><b>Ravenswood is a Uniting Church, Positive Education and IB World School </b></p><p><br /></p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p><p> </p>