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Communications and Engagement Coordinator

Homelessness NSW
  • Located in Sydney city – close to plenty of transit options
  • Temporary full-time role for 6 months – flexible working arrangements on offer as well as NFP salary packaging
  • Join a collaborative team and a highly regarded peak body organisation.

Homelessness NSW

Homelessness NSW is the peak body for the homelessness in NSW. We exist to build the capability of people and the capacity of systems to end homelessness. We have a vision for a future where there is enough quality and safe housing and support services to ensure no one is homeless in NSW. We work with our members and broad network of partners to understand drivers of homelessness, advocate for solutions, build skills and knowledge, and scale innovation.

About the role

This role will help Homelessness NSW to build a movement to make homelessness rare, brief and non-recurring by communicating effectively across a range of member and public channels

Key Duties:

  • Plan and coordinate member events including, but not limited to, online and offline network forums, conferences, networking events and webinars.
  • Plan and coordinate high quality content production and distribution of member email alerts, presentations, and newsletters.
  • Plan and deliver social media output.
  • Manage membership marketing and engagement in partnership with the broader team.
  • Manage production and uploading of content to the website in collaboration with the broader team.
  • Manage CRM.

Why work with us?

We are an established and successful peak organisation with clarity of purpose. Our people are provided with the right tools to achieve their goals and grow professionally. Providing high-quality support to build the capability of people and capacity of systems to end homelessness is at the core of everything we do. If you are looking for a rewarding experience, you’re in the right place.


  • Work in a highly respected peak body organisation – find meaningful work
  • 17.5% leave loading and access to NFP salary packaging
  • Hybrid working - work-from-home arrangements
  • 35-hour work week with option to work a 9-day fortnight.
  • Receive support and advice with tailored training as well as a commitment to ongoing professional development

What you need to succeed (Selection Criteria)

We are looking for a creative individual who has a Bachelor’s degree in communications, marketing, public relations or similar, or community development with relevant work experience.

  • Demonstrated experience in event coordination and management, including managing face to face and online events.
  • Demonstrated experience in customer service, member, or stakeholder engagement.
  • Demonstrated aptitude for social media engagement in either a professional or personal capacity.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with a demonstrated ability to write clearly for a wide range of audiences and channels.
  • Demonstrated project management skills.
  • Intermediate graphic design capability.
  • Ability to work individually, successfully as part of a team and effectively with stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated skills, knowledge, and commitment to work with First Nations people in a culturally respectful way.

next steps

Please click Apply Now to submit your application.

For more information or to discuss the role in more detail contact: [email protected], using the subject line: Communications and Engagement Coordinator enquiry via EthicalJobs.

Homelessness NSW acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of the various lands on which we meet and work. We pay our respects to First Nations peoples and elders past present and emerging.

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