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Marketing Coordinator

    • Do you have experience with campaign development and implementation?
    • Do you have strong project management and organisation skills?
    • Full time permanent – 35 hours per week
    • Great employee benefits on offer including free access to all UQ Sport facilities!


    At UQ Sport, we are firm believers that work should not be dull and boring! Our team is passionate about creating an awesome culture that promotes work-life balance, health and wellbeing, and most importantly, fun!

    We are proud to work at UQ Sport, and it shows in the exceptional work we do! Our not-for-profit organisation delivers almost 400 diverse programs to University of Queensland students, staff and alumni, as well as the general public, across UQ’s St Lucia and Gatton campuses.

    We are regarded as one of Australia’s leading employers – Human Resources Director (HRD) Magazine awarded us a Bronze Medal in its 2016 ‘Employer of Choice’ Survey – and with good reason!

    We offer flexible working conditions, extensive learning opportunities and a wide range of staff benefits (ones that will make your friends jealous) to our squad of more than 70 permanent staff, and over 200 casuals.


    We’re seeking an organised, personable and self-driven Marketing Coordinator to join our vibrant and dedicated marketing team. This role is an awesome opportunity for anyone with previous experience in a similar role, who is creative and excited to learn. Reporting to the Marketing & Digital Manager, the Marketing Coordinator is responsible for effectively managing digital and traditional marketing campaigns in order to promote UQ Sport services and increase brand awareness to key stakeholders. This role is a fantastic opportunity for anyone with previous experience in a similar role, who is creative and excited to learn.


    In this role you’ll be responsible for project managing and delivering marketing campaigns to promote UQ Sport to key stakeholders within budget and deadline. You will develop and distribute on-brand content across a range of digital and traditional platforms to attract and retain a clearly-defined audience in order to extend marketing initiatives. As the glue of your team you’ll keep the wheels turning so tasks and deadlines are consistently met. You’ll take initiative to identify and secure exciting promotional partners for UQ Sport events and activities that align with our brand.


    You’ll have a tertiary qualification in marketing, communications or a related discipline and a minimum 2 years’ experience in a similar role. You’ll have demonstrated excellent planning, time management and project management skills within tight deadlines and competing priorities which will support you in our fast paced environment. You’re a collaborative and positive team player, and are able to work towards solutions to support business decisions. You’re an all-rounder who’s able to step in and provide general marketing admin support to your team. Experience using Adobe Create Suite will put you ahead of the rest.


    • FREE access to all UQ Sport venues
    • FREE entry to group fitness programs
    • Discount on a range of UQ Sport offerings
    • Access to fully subsidised income protection
    • Access to the Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
    • Annual Leave Loading (17.5%)
    • Superannuation (10%)
    • Additional paid leave over the Christmas break


    Applications close COB Thursday 11th February 2021. As part of your application, please include a covering letter outlining how you meet the essential requirements as listed in the Position Description. Applications without a cover letter will not be considered.

    If you have any questions, please contact Ivana Nikolic, Marketing & Digital Manager at Ivanan@uqsport.com.au.

    Position Description

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