Communication and Media Coordinator

Wollongong, Australia
20 Dec 2017
End of advertisement period
04 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time


  • Fixed term, part-time appointment (2 years,0.80FTE)
  • Centre of Excellence for Australian Biodiversity and Heritage (CABAH)

The Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Australian Biodiversity and Heritage (CABAH) is headquartered at the University of Wollongong and involves researchers from the Faculties of Science, Medicine and Health and Law, Humanities and the Arts.

CABAH aims to bring together eight Australian universities and thirteen partner organisations from across the globe to contribute to the development of Australia’s epic story. This international research team are on a seven year quest to shed light on Australia’s iconic biodiversity and indigenous heritage and pioneer a new understanding of the natural and human history of Australia, Papua New Guinea and Eastern Indonesia. 

The Communications and Media Coordinator will be responsible for implementing and maintaining the Centre’s communications strategy; managing CABAH’s online presence; developing engaging communications for a public audience; assisting CABAH researchers to showcase their research outcomes; and managing media publicity surrounding Centre activities. The position will be a member of the Business Operations Team and report directly to the Chief Operating Officer.

You will be prompted to respond to the selection criteria as part of the online application process, based on the position description below. You will be able to save your application at any time and submit at a later date if required, but you will only be able to do this before the closing date of the position.

For further information about this position, contact either Julie Matarczyk +61 2 4221 4728 or email  or Kobie Latcham +61 2 4221 3347 or email

The University of Wollongong strongly encourages Aboriginal people to apply for job vacancies within our faculties, schools and campuses.

Please note: Job share arrangements may be considered for this position it would be recommended if you are interested in this type of arrangement to specify in your cover letter or CV.

Primary Location: Australia-New South Wales-Wollongong
Employee Status: Fixed Term
Schedule: Part-time
Closing Date: 04/02/2018, 8:59:00 PM
Salary Details: Level 6/7: $76,180 - $94,569 (pro-rata) + 17% superannuation
Reference Number: 171555
HR Contact: Silvana Duleski
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