Digital Communications Specialist – Alexandria, NSW 170 views

Digital Communications Specialist

  • Use your digi skills to make the world a better place
  • Rare opportunity to work in international aid and development
  • Full-time, permanent role based in Sydney
  • This is an ongoing role with an immediate start.

We are currently seeking a digi comms guru, experienced in telling stories of hope to donors and supporters.

Your Role
In this exciting role you will:

  • Produce, edit and distribute content which engages and inspires people to be involved in Caritas Australia’s work
  • Maintain Caritas Australia’s social media channels
  • Collaborate with key staff across the agency including Community Engagement and International Programs teams to develop and maintain effective digital content
  • Contribute to the agency’s digital strategy by using experimentation, testing and
    reporting to continually improve online experiences
  • Enforce quality/brand control standards, as well as message consistency with Caritas Australia’s communications strategy

Your Capabilities
As a digital whiz, you will have:

  • Competency in online editing, especially to condense complex issues into easy to read and appealing copy
  • Knowledge of content management systems and email marketing
  • Experience using social media channels in a professional setting
  • Demonstrated commitment to social justice and an understanding of aid and
    development issues
  • A good understanding of web content accessibility standards, privacy laws and
    Australian Copyright laws
  • A demonstrated background in applying beliefs and values consistent with Caritas Australia’s Mission and Catholic Social Teachings

How to Apply for this Role

To apply for this role, please view the full Position Description. Please send your application to [email protected] by COB Monday 8 October 2018 with a subject line which indicates the role title and platform you found this on (e.g. Digital Communications Specialist via Catholic Jobs Online).

Applications must specify residency or work visa status, include a Cover Letter, your
CV, and responses to the Selection Criteria set out in the Position Description.

For further information please contact Brendan Joyce on +61 2 8306 3463.

Caritas Australia is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. Caritas Australia welcomes and encourages Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants for all advertised positions.

Caritas Australia recognises the personal dignity and rights of children towards whom it has a special responsibility and duty of care and respect. The successful candidate will be required to undergo a National Criminal History Check and Working with Children Check.

More Information

  • Organisation Caritas Australia
  • Location Alexandria, NSW
  • Contact person Brendan Joyce +61 2 8306 3463
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Caritas Australia is the Catholic agency for international humanitarian relief and development in  Australia. Through effective relationships with the Church, partners and communities in Africa, Asia, Latin America, the Pacific and Australia, Caritas Australia helps to end poverty, promote justice and uphold dignity. Our programs promote the good of every person and of the whole person, regardless
of people’s religious, political or cultural beliefs. We envisage a world in which children, women and men most vulnerable to extreme poverty and injustice are agents of their own change and architects of their own development.

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