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Marketing & Events Coordinator (12-month contract)

Applications close: 
March 21, 2024

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The Marketing & Events Coordinator plays a role in cultivating an informed and trusting audience for Food Agility and its affiliated brands.
Applications Close
March 21, 2024

Marketing & Events Coordinator (12-month contract)

The Marketing & Events Coordinator plays a role in cultivating an informed and trusting audience for Food Agility and its affiliated brands, including the Digital Agrifood Summit (DAS), AgTech Finder, and Food Agility Consultancy. This individual is tasked with overseeing our digital channels and spearheading the coordination efforts for DAS.

Food Agility CRC – Accountabilities:

  • Oversee the management of Food Agility and AgTech Finder online channels.
  • Work collaboratively with the Marketing and Communications team to develop ideas, content, and messaging for all channels.
  • Craft compelling and engaging digital content including videos and other assets.
  • Produce regular electronic newsletters to keep stakeholders informed.
  • Maintain and update the Food Agility and AgTech Finder websites as required.

Digital Agrifood Summit – Accountabilities

  • Manage DAS social media account.
  • Assist in designing content for DAS.
  • Produce electronic newsletters and communication.
  • Coordinate the registration process for DAS.
  • Address attendee inquiries and manage stakeholder engagement (e.g. speakers)

Key Challenges

  • Distilling complex information into clear, compelling, digital stories
  • Collaborating with the team and partners to identify content opportunities.
  • Independently managing channels and generating content concepts.
  • Understanding the diverse interests and motivations of partners and the broader industry/research landscape.
  • Managing the expectations of diverse stakeholders

About You

You know how to tell a good story and create content for a diverse audience. You have a genuine interest in agriculture, technology and innovation and an enthusiastic, creative approach to your work. You’re up for a challenge and a fast-paced work environment.

What's on offer

4 days per week

Salary: $80,000 - $87,000 package (pro-rata), depending on experience

Location: Sydney CBD (2 days per week in the office)

Key Selection Criteria

  • A degree in communication, marketing, or events ideal but not required
  • Previous experience in a social media or events role ideal but not required
  • Digital content production skills (e.g. video editing & design)
  • Confident using Canva
  • Excellent writing skills and verbal communication style
  • Practical understanding of a variety of social media channels and related trends (including X, LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, TikTok)
  • Photography and videography experience an advantage
  • Experience with video editing software (iMovie, Final Cut Pro or similar)
  • Great organisational skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to work to deadlines
  • Ability to maintain good working relationships with a range of partners
  • Experience in/knowledge of agriculture and/or technology sectors an advantage

To Apply

Email your CV to Krishma Singh, HR Manager and Company Secretary, via krishma.singh@foodagility.com

For any specific questions please contact Food Agility via (02) 8001 6119

CLOSING DATE: COB Thursday 21 March 2024

Please note that applications from agencies will not be considered at this time.

To be eligible to apply for this role you must be legally permitted to work in Australia on a permanent basis.