Director of Marketing

Darwin, Australia
11 Sep 2017
End of advertisement period
02 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Advertising Template:

  • 5 years Fixed-term full time appointment
  • Competitive Salary will be negotiated based on experience
  • Casuarina Campus, Darwin 

Outstanding opportunity for an experienced marketing executive to influence the growth strategy of Charles Darwin University.

The Director of Marketing (DoM) is responsible for the development and promotion of the University brand and the critical role of driving domestic and international student demand, achieved through the delivery of professional marketing services and strategic leadership across a range of integrated marketing functions, including campaign management, student recruitment, web services, event management, customer relationship management and brand management. Building and maintaining close working relationships with the University executive and academic and professional staff leaders, the DoM will manage product offerings and marketing activities to ensure these are evidence based, highly targeted, and effectively evaluated. 

This outstanding opportunity will suit marketing executives with successful records of attainment in a university or similarly complex operating environment, accomplished in positively impacting strategy development and delivering outcomes at the institutional level through influencing and evidence. Able to demonstrate expert knowledge of contemporary branding and marketing strategies and tactics to drive sustained market share growth, the DoM offers proven leadership skills, the ability to lead institution-wide change, and well developed interpersonal and communication skills. Competencies in advanced methods in market research and analysis support are expected as is a relevant tertiary qualification in marketing or a related discipline.

For a confidential discussion please contact Ms Andrea Ripani 0428 806 805 or Ms Katie Hooker 0431 810 589 at Odgers Berndtson. 

Applications to be submitted via email to:

Closing date: 5 pm, Monday 2 October 2017.

Statement of Claim:

Attention Applicants: It is a requirement of this selection process that applicants provide a Current Resume / CV, a Statement of Claim addressing the Selection Competencies as listed in the Position Profile.

CDU Diversity Statement:

Charles Darwin University embraces diversity and the innovative ideas, perspectives and experiences our diverse workforce contributes. As a leading employer within the Northern Territory, Charles Darwin University is committed to supporting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to achieve their career aspirations. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.