Manager in Digital and Creative Studio

Mitcham, Australia
05 Jan 2018
End of advertisement period
15 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Classification: Higher Education Officer level 9
  • Salary Range: $107,465 - $115,140
  • Employment Type: Continuing, Full-time
  • Position Reports to: Director of Marketing
  • Please Direct Application Enquiries to: Ms Callista Thillou, Ms Karen Ashford
  • Closing Date: 9:00 am, Monday 15 January 2018

As part of our strategic plan Making a Difference - The 2025 Agenda, Flinders University has set itself a bold vision to be internationally recognised as a world leader in research, an innovator in contemporary education, and the source of Australia’s most enterprising graduates.

We live in an era of disruptive change and remarkable technological innovation. In order to flourish within this challenging environment, we have transformed our academic structure into six Colleges with a focus on student success and outstanding research. 

Our talented academic teams are supported by customer-centric Professional Services staff, who share our commitment to excellence.

Excited by change and driven by innovation, we invite ambitious and energetic individuals who personify our values of integrity, courage, innovation, excellence and above all, being student centred, to join our dynamic Professional Services teams to assist us in achieving our core mission of changing lives and changing the world.

Position Summary:

Under broad to generally unguided direction the Manager, Digital and Creative Studio will oversee and manage the University’s new Creative Studio through leadership of a highly collaborative team composed of web designers and developers, copywriters and content producers, videographers, graphic and digital designers. This is a key position in OCME’s marketing leadership, setting the University’s Web and Digital Marketing Strategy to position Flinders’ as a national leader.

The incumbent will be passionate about all elements of marketing, foster innovation and look to the horizon to identify, and implement new initiatives that continually excite and engage target audiences. They will have solid understanding of broader strategy, user experience, new directions and innovations relating to digital marketing and more broadly digital platforms that extend beyond the University’s platforms, and the ability to understand the impact of related University business processes and opportunities for integration across systems. 

Above all, the position will deliver measurable outcomes in line with University priorities including student recruitment, engagement, research, branding and profile as envisioned in The 2025 Agenda.

Information For Applicants:

To express your interest in a position, you are required to submit an application statement and your resume. The application statement should be no longer than 3 pages and must address the Key Position Capabilities stated in the relevant position description. You are also required to provide two work referees, preferably being your two most recent line managers.