Communications Coordinator

Melbourne, Australia
17 May 2018
End of advertisement period
28 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Convenient CBD location
  • Full time, continuing position
  • $75,578 - $81,811 + super

Our Organisation

RMIT is a global university of technology, design and enterprise. Our mission is to help shape the world through research, innovation, teaching and engagement, and to create transformative experiences for our students, getting them ready for life and work.

The Global Development Portfolio is responsible for making RMIT genuinely global in operations and outlook. Under the leadership of the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Global Development) and Vice President, the portfolio:

  • leads and coordinates RMIT's global education partnerships,
  • identifies, reviews and harnesses opportunities to further enhance RMIT's global model,
  • coordinates enterprise-wide fundraising and alumni activities,
  • manages global mobility opportunities for RMIT students.

The Role & Your Responsibilities

This is a great opportunity to join our dynamic team to support a wide-ranging communications function for RMIT's Global Development portfolio. You will have the opportunity to work across multiple functions within the portfolio, developing and delivering high quality content and campaigns to support teams including Philanthropy, Global Experiences (study abroad), Global Development and Performance (international partnerships). In this role you will create and coordinate content including news and editorial, photography and video, as well as delivering campaigns across multiple channels including web, EDM, social media that help deliver real world outcomes for students and the university. You will also work with and build relationships with a wide variety of stakeholders across the portfolio and the university to deliver campaigns.

Skills & Experience Required

As the successful candidate you will demonstrate organisational skills and experience in coordinating the production and delivery of communications projects. You will have strong writing and production skills and a passion for creating great content that connects with audiences. In addition, you will have experience delivering campaigns across multiple channels including web, EDM and social media; and you will be able to work with a range of platforms including email marketing systems and content management systems. Key to this role is the ability to work with a wide range of stakeholders and building good relationships; as well as working across a wide variety of tasks with enthusiasm and initiative.

To Apply

To view a position description, please visit and search using job# 564504 or for further information please contact Claire Buckis on +61 3 9925 3533.

Applications close on Monday 28th May 2018.

Applicants must separately address the key selection criteria as outlined in the Position Description.

This role will require satisfactory confirmation of a Working with Children Check.

RMIT is an equal opportunity employer committed to being a child safe organisation. We are dedicated to attracting, retaining and developing our people regardless of gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability and age. Applications are encouraged from all sectors of the community and we strongly encourage applications from the Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander community.