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Eco-tourism Marketing Assistant


Employer: Echidna Walkabout Pty Ltd
Work Type/s: Part Time
Classification/s: Communications & Marketing, Eco-Tourism, Environment & Sustainability
Sector/s: Business/Private Sector, Social Enterprise
Location: Melbourne

Job posted on: 09 October, 2019.
Applications close: 10 November, 2019.

Echidna Walkabout is a social enterprise with a mission to ensure the future of free-living wild animals in Australia.

Sensitive, responsible wildlife tourism can provide a funding solution for native wildlife conservation in Australia and opportunities for local communities to benefit from protecting wildlife and habitats.

To do that, marketing is essential. The world needs to hear about our exciting wildlife, and how to travel here to see it in a sustainable way.

We need a marketing team with knowledge, vision and passion to help the world understand our fascinating wildlife.

We are seeking a team member who has a tertiary level qualification in marketing, or in tourism with a strong marketing focus, or equivalent experience.

Experience in CRM database systems and experience with social media marketing, SEO and working with traditional media will be very helpful.

What will you be doing:

  • Co-ordinate and write social media posts.
  • Establish and maintain contact with our network of past clients, trade and government.
  • Maintain and update online product information, and discover new online opportunities.
  • Distribute content created by the Director of Marketing.
  • Maintain and update Customer Relationship Marketing Database.
  • Produce regular sales figures and other administration tasks for the Director.

The skills and attributes we are looking for:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • A comprehensive understanding of Australian wildlife.
  • A strong understanding of social media.
  • An understanding of conservation and sustainability ethics.
  • An understanding of the tourism industry.
  • Basic image manipulation skills in graphics program (Photoshop, GIMP or similar).
  • An ability to be organised, punctual and to meet deadlines.
  • An ability to learn and work in a team.
  • A pleasant, friendly manner.
How to apply for this job

To better understand Echidna Walkabout please research our website: echidnawalkabout.com.au then answer this survey: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/LCJCGMK.

Please do not telephone or email us - we will not accept telephone calls or emails about this advertisement. If you have questions, please ask them in the comments fields in the survey.

After analysing the survey results we will contact applicants who fit the criteria to ask for a resume.