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Marketing Coordinator

Employer: Islamic Relief Australia
Work Type/s: Full Time
Classification/s: Communications & Marketing, Fundraising, International Aid & Development
Sector/s: Not For Profit (NFP)
Location: Sydney

Job posted on: 09 September, 2019.
Applications close: 07 October, 2019.

Who are we?

Islamic Relief Australia works to deliver high-quality aid and development projects in line with our aims of alleviating suffering, ending poverty and addressing inequality for vulnerable people. We are a non-proselytising, faith-based NGO that provides support to those less fortunate – regardless of race, political affiliation, gender or belief. Our Islamic values of compassion, excellence, social justice, custodianship and sincerity inspires the work we do and informs our organisational culture.

We are a small, dynamic team based in Auburn, Western Sydney. We are proud to be an Australian NGO, and work in accordance with the ACFID Code of Conduct. We are a child-safe organisation, and require all staff to oblige by our Child Protection Code of Conduct.

Who are we looking for?

We have an exciting opportunity for a creative and passionate Marketing Coordinator with at least 2-3 years of marketing, digital and design experience.

Reporting to the Director of Fundraising and Community Relations Director, you will be responsible for planning, implementing, and evaluating all marketing campaigns and direct appeals with the overall aim of raising brand awareness and loyalty. You will also be responsible for managing external agency relationships, coordinating all marketing initiatives, developing marketing collateral, managing and developing the website, and assisting in the creation of the organisation’s brand guidelines.

This is an integral role that will help deliver the organisation’s fundraising and marketing strategy, and boost the organisation’s profile in Australia.

All positions are required to work in respect of Islamic Relief’s vision, mission and values, and demonstrate our principles of humanity, honesty, respect and fair treatment towards all staff and stakeholders.

What do you need to have?

  • Tertiary qualifications and relevant experience in fundraising, marketing, communications or other relevant field.
  • Proven experience working with acquisition and retention channels is an advantage
  • Ability to be inquisitive, act creatively and work collaboratively
  • Knowledge of social media analytics and reporting tools
  • Ability to identify target audiences and devise campaigns which attract, inform and motivate
  • Ability to manage multiple digital marketing projects and delivery engagements simultaneously
  • Demonstrable content delivery knowledge and experience
  • A track record in creating innovative approaches to donor and customer acquisition
  • Experience and knowledge of CRM systems and marketing automation tools
  • Strong networking skills to build and manage diverse internal and external relationships
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment with time pressures and managing multiple tasks.
  • Demonstrated ability to exercise judgement and initiative where procedures are not clearly defined
  • Experience in using and managing marketing and communication tools and software such as Google AdWords’, Google Analytics, MailChimp, WordPress CMS or equivalent etc.
  • Strong planning and organisational skills.
  • Design experience with proficiency in Experience in Adobe Creative Cloud, particularly Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign (desirable).
  • Knowledge of, and experience working with, the culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) community (desirable).

A full position description is available below.

How to apply for this job

To apply, please submit your CV and a cover letter explaining why you think you’d be suitable for the role to:, using the subject line: Marketing Coordinator application via EthicalJobs.

Please note, we are only able to accept applications from candidates who are currently eligible to work in Australia.

Islamic Relief (IR) promotes equality and meritocracy and seeks individuals who are inspired by our values and capable of working within our Code of Conduct and policy standards on Anti-Corruption and Child Protection.

We will carry out screening checks and will take out references on your behalf if you are selected.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Supporting materials  Marketing Coordinator PD Final 06.09.19.pdf