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Marketing Coordinator, IRONMAN Oceania

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Job Listing Date
14 Aug 2019
Location
Sydney, CBD, Inner West & Eastern Suburbs
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Marketing & Communications, Marketing Assistants/Coordinators

Marketing Coordinator, IRONMAN Oceania

The IRONMAN Group develop, own and manage mass participation sporting events and is the world’s largest running, triathlon and mountain biking events company.

The IRONMAN Group in Oceania has a diverse portfolio of events across a range of endurance categories, targeting over 180,000 athletes annually across 27 events.   

Reporting to the Marketing Manager - Cycling/Trails, the Marketing Communications Coordinator - Cycling/Trails is responsible for assisting with all marketing activity that delivers the participant numbers for their portfolio of Oceania events - which includes some road cycling, mountain biking and trail running events.

The Marketing Coordinator will also assist in implementing a customer-centric communications strategy that builds a highly engaged and loyal customer base, and helps develop world-class event brands.

This is a rare opportunity to work in the sports marketing industry, and for the right person, there are fantastic learning and travel opportunities.

The role requires someone with 1-2 years of marketing experience and a strong understanding of digital, social media and email marketing.

The key roles and responsibilities for the Marketing Coordinator, IRONMAN Oceania includes - but is not limited to - the following:

Marketing Communications

  • Assist with the execution of event marketing plans
  • Assist with developing and executing a great content-led marketing strategy
  • Assist with developing customer communications across all marketing channels that are on-brand

Email Marketing

  • Supports the Marketing Manager in delivering the CRM strategy for their portfolio of events.
  • Assists the Marketing Manager in EDM delivery including development of content (that’s on brand and drives engagement) and works closely with the CRM/EDM Coordinator on the deployment of these EDM’s.
  • Helps ensure the overall quality of all EDM communications

General Marketing

  • Assists the marketing lead on the ground at events. Specifically in the implementation of a social media content plan and management of photography and videography assets.
  • Supports the execution of Athlete Development programs and initiatives for their portfolio of events.  
  • Assists in the distribution of digital content to ensure the highest possible viewership.
  • Inputs into product development that drives innovations, improves the athlete experience, customer loyalty, athlete counts and athlete satisfaction survey results.

Skills & Experience Required

  • Tertiary Marketing qualifications, with a minimum of two years’ marketing experience 
  • Experience in a marketing role with demonstrated digital and social marketing communications including email marketing
  • High level of communications skills, both formal and informal communications
  • Strong communications and interpersonal skills and a high level of integrity
  • A high level of computer skills including the Microsoft Office Suite and Photoshop and/or InDesign
  • Excellent organisational skills, time management and attention to detail
  • Energetic, personable and able to work cooperatively with other team members
  • Proven ability to multi-task, work under pressure and within required deadlines

Personal Attributes

  • Outstanding communicator 
  • A passionate and avid user of social media
  • An interest in sports and experience in participating in sports events would be advantageous
  • Highly organized with a very structured approach to work
  • Professional attitude at all times
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Adaptable to changing and fast-paced work conditions
  • Results-driven, performance focus

If this sounds like the opportunity you have been searching for then please submit your CV along with a cover letter addressing why you are suited for the role.

Applications close on 6 Sept 2019 or earlier if a suitable candidate is found.

The IRONMAN Group develop, own and manage mass participation sporting events and is the world’s largest running, triathlon and mountain biking events company.

The IRONMAN Group in Oceania has a diverse portfolio of events across a range of endurance categories, targeting over 180,000 athletes annually across 27 events.   

Reporting to the Marketing Manager - Cycling/Trails, the Marketing Communications Coordinator - Cycling/Trails is responsible for assisting with all marketing activity that delivers the participant numbers for their portfolio of Oceania events - which includes some road cycling, mountain biking and trail running events.

The Marketing Coordinator will also assist in implementing a customer-centric communications strategy that builds a highly engaged and loyal customer base, and helps develop world-class event brands.

This is a rare opportunity to work in the sports marketing industry, and for the right person, there are fantastic learning and travel opportunities.

The role requires someone with 1-2 years of marketing experience and a strong understanding of digital, social media and email marketing.

The key roles and responsibilities for the Marketing Coordinator, IRONMAN Oceania includes - but is not limited to - the following:

Marketing Communications

  • Assist with the execution of event marketing plans
  • Assist with developing and executing a great content-led marketing strategy
  • Assist with developing customer communications across all marketing channels that are on-brand

Email Marketing

  • Supports the Marketing Manager in delivering the CRM strategy for their portfolio of events.
  • Assists the Marketing Manager in EDM delivery including development of content (that’s on brand and drives engagement) and works closely with the CRM/EDM Coordinator on the deployment of these EDM’s.
  • Helps ensure the overall quality of all EDM communications

General Marketing

  • Assists the marketing lead on the ground at events. Specifically in the implementation of a social media content plan and management of photography and videography assets.
  • Supports the execution of Athlete Development programs and initiatives for their portfolio of events.  
  • Assists in the distribution of digital content to ensure the highest possible viewership.
  • Inputs into product development that drives innovations, improves the athlete experience, customer loyalty, athlete counts and athlete satisfaction survey results.

Skills & Experience Required

  • Tertiary Marketing qualifications, with a minimum of two years’ marketing experience 
  • Experience in a marketing role with demonstrated digital and social marketing communications including email marketing
  • High level of communications skills, both formal and informal communications
  • Strong communications and interpersonal skills and a high level of integrity
  • A high level of computer skills including the Microsoft Office Suite and Photoshop and/or InDesign
  • Excellent organisational skills, time management and attention to detail
  • Energetic, personable and able to work cooperatively with other team members
  • Proven ability to multi-task, work under pressure and within required deadlines

Personal Attributes

  • Outstanding communicator 
  • A passionate and avid user of social media
  • An interest in sports and experience in participating in sports events would be advantageous
  • Highly organized with a very structured approach to work
  • Professional attitude at all times
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Adaptable to changing and fast-paced work conditions
  • Results-driven, performance focus

If this sounds like the opportunity you have been searching for then please submit your CV along with a cover letter addressing why you are suited for the role.

Applications close on 6 Sept 2019 or earlier if a suitable candidate is found.

The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • Have you completed a qualification in marketing?
  • How much notice are you required to give your current employer?
  • How many years' experience do you have in digital marketing?
  • How many years' experience do you have in social media marketing?

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