Local. Seasonal. Ecological Food Direct From Your Farmer
Position Vacant - Casual Marketing Co-ordinator

Position Vacant - Casual Marketing Co-ordinator

WHO WE ARE:

Food Connect Brisbane is a multi award-winning social enterprise founded in 2005 and our mission is to create a fairer food system.  We ethically and transparently engage local farmers to supply spray-free and certified organic food that is seasonal, fresh and nutritious. Their beautiful produce is then delivered to households and restaurants all over Brisbane and the Gold Coast.

In 2017, Food Connect became a certified B Corporation in recognition of our ongoing commitment to sustainability throughout all areas of our business.

THE ROLE:

As part of a close-knit team this is an outstanding opportunity to develop creative ways to engage with our current audience and target new market segments. This position is critical to our ongoing success as you will be responsible for:

  • Development of regular sales promotions;
  • Producing outstanding written and visual content for electronic and physical platforms and engaging regularly with online audience;
  • Producing regular reports to management outlining outcomes of marketing initiatives;
  • Organising and attending events to engage with current and potential customers;
  • Exploring business opportunities with external partners;
  • Conducting market research;

*This is a casual position of 15 - 20 hours per week*

WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR (SELECTION CRITERIA) :

Essential

  • 1+ years experience in a marketing role;
  • A tertiary qualification in marketing or advertising;
  • Design and editing abilities using Indesign or similar design software;
  • Website management skills using WordPress and SEO optimisation;
  • Experience developing, writing and implementing communication material, including social media and press releases;
  • Experience executing and refining coordinated marketing and sales campaigns on time and to budget;
  • Solid knowledge of Microsoft Office suite, Google Docs, Mailchimp and social media;
  • Commitment to Workplace Health & Safety standards;

Desirable

  • Previous experience developing partnership opportunities ;
  • Current Australian drivers licence & own car;
  • Achievement of business outcomes in a resource limited environment;
  • Knowledge of sustainable agriculture and organic production methods.

If this sounds like you then we want to hear from you! Please apply via our ad on Seek - https://goo.gl/ZMhDxG. Applications close at 5pm Wednesday 16 August 2017.  

For further information contact Mark McCrystal on 3216 7777