Marketing & Communications Manager

Posted 2 years ago
This position has been filled

Eldercare, South Australia’s specialist in aged care (not for profit environment) is seeking to appoint a Marketing and Communications Manager.  Working closely with the Chief Executive, executive team and senior leader across the organisation, your focus will be understanding the market and the business needs of your stakeholders.
As the Marketing and Communications Manager, this “hands on” role, will see you responsible for developing and managing the marketing communication program including all facets of PR, promotion, advertising, media liaison, events, sponsorship and all communication with internal and external stakeholders to ensure the delivery of the organisations strategic direction.


Specific responsibilities include:

  • Develop Marketing Plans, frameworks, policies, and procedures
  • Provide leadership and management to the Marketing/Communication team
  • Manage promotional activities including print, electronic and corporate images
  • Manage website and associated search engine marketing and optimisation
  • Manage PR including media liaison, events, and sponsorship
  • Preparation of presentations and articles for variety of forums, and publications.
  • Provide oversight and management of large staff engagement events
  • Assist with consumer engagement events and communication.
  • Provide leadership of the marketing business unit
  • Build relationships with external agencies and contractors, and residents and their families
  • Maintain the Emergency Communication Plan and assist in the event of an emergency/disaster
  • Prepare activity reports for CE and Board
  • Manage the media liaison policies and procedures
  • Advise on specific project communication plans

Required Skills and Experience:

To undertake the role of Marketing and Communication Manager, you will have previous experience in a senior marketing role with a strong understanding of consumer engagement strategies from within aged care or a similar environment.
  • Tertiary qualification in marketing, communications, or journalism
  • Aptitude for creativity, innovation and supportive of new ideas
  • Ability to build strong interpersonal skills to foster effective working relationships
  • Highly developed analytical skills
  • High level of competence in managing projects

To Apply

If you thrive in a varied role where you get be a “jack of all trades” as well as having the ability to lead a small team, we look forward to receiving your application by clicking APPLY.

For further information please contact Joanne Blackman on 0435 890 145.