Events & Marketing Specialist

Social Traders Ltd
CBD & Inner Suburbs
Marketing & Communications
Event Management
$85,000 including Super
Full time
Posted 20d ago

Melbourne CBD Location with flexible working arrangements

Brief role description

Reporting into the Senior Manager, Marketing, Communications and Events, you will be responsible for delivering and promoting a program of over 50 events per year across four states and providing overall support to the marketing team. 

Key role responsibilities

  • Coordinate the annual events schedule in partnership with other internal teams covering sales events, training events, networking events and summits/conferences.
  • Manage digital & in-person event logistics including scheduling, promotions, speaker engagement, event programs/design, managing event mailing lists, digital event surveys, and ensuring that the Salesforce CRM is updated post events.
  • Support delivery of the annual conference and awards, and lead on project management, recruiting speakers, recruiting sponsors, venue logistics, promotions & ticket sales, and event follow-up.
  • Support the implementation of a social enterprise sales pipeline, to automate communications related to marketing/sales events that generate new leads. 
  • Support the Senior Manager, Marketing, Communications and Events in managing marketing requests and implementing new systems to improve the marketing teams internal corporate support role. 
  • Provide general support to the marketing team, including managing printed brand collateral, supporting content, social media, e-news and list management, website maintenance and marketing metrics. 
  • Manage external vendors as required.

Experience, competencies and skills required

  • Degree in marketing, communications or a related discipline. 
  • 3+ years experience in leading and delivering events in both online and offline formats and supporting a marketing team.
  • Exceptional digital marketing and event skills, including knowledge of a range of online event platforms and digital marketing tools. 
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication and facilitation skills to engage and influence a variety of internal and external stakeholders at different levels within the business.
  • Ability to work both independently and within a team to high standards of operational delivery.
  • Self-confident, open minded with a pragmatic "can do" attitude

For more specific role requirements and key performance indicators be sure to email and request the Position Description. Please note that all applications must include a Cover Letter addressing the requirements of the role 

The Organisation

Social Traders are the connectors of business for good – with an ambition to make buying from social enterprise the norm. We aim to contribute to a more inclusive and equitable Australia, by supporting business and governments to switch their spend for good. 

Employer questions

Your application will include the following questions:
  • How many years' experience do you have in event management?
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?

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