Digital Media Coordinator

Applications Close: Friday October 19 2018

The West Australian Football Commission (WAFC) is the peak Australian Rules Football body in Western Australia that plays a key leadership, governance and funding role to football throughout the State whilst also driving the overall development and growth of the game. The WAFC is a not for profit organisation that plays an important role in funding the on-going development of football in all communities.

The WAFC's vision is to connect and enhance WA communities through our great game. This will be underpinned by a focus on delivering against the core objectives of Engagement, Talent and Sustainability. WA Football is in an exciting period and we are now in the market for a dedicated and driven Digital Media Coordinator to produce engaging content for WAFC platforms, including social media, websites and publications.

Key responsibilities:  

  • Write and publish website articles, proof read content and send e-newsletters
  • Film and edit video content
  • Undertake basic graphic design work
  • Assist in developing and reviewing the WAFC digital strategy, including definition of different voices for different channels/accounts
  • Maintain an online social media presence through content and campaigns
  • Consult with WAFL clubs on marketing opportunities to maximize promotional and attendance opportunities
  • Assist with research projects to ensure WAFL marketing activity is data-led and insight-based
  • Assist with implementation of the WAFL marketing plan
  • Assist with building and implementing strategic marketing plans across key business units

To be considered for this position you will need to demonstrate the following essential criteria:

  • Qualifications in marketing, media, communications or a related discipline
  • Experience and understanding of digital media including social media
  • Strong time management and organizational skills and the ability to undertake and self-manage project work
  • Demonstrated experience preparing quality written content
  • Demonstrated graphic design and video production skills
  • High level of computer literacy, including the Adobe Creative Cloud Suite

All applicants will be required to present a current Police Clearance prior to commencement.

The role will be offered with a 3 year fixed term contract.

The successful applicant will be rewarded with an attractive remuneration package commensurate with experience. For a detailed position description, please click here.

Applicants are required to submit a cover letter and resume online via SEEK.

Applications close Friday 19th October 2018.

The West Australian Football Commission is committed to equal opportunity in employment and the principles of diversity. Applications are encouraged from all qualified candidates including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, women, people with a disability and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.