Marketing & Communications Coordinator


Babcock is a leading engineering support services organisation, with a rich history of service excellence. We employ over 35,000 talented and committed people across six continents and worldwide revenues of over AU$9.5 billion. In Australia and New Zealand, Babcock operates nationally, employing over 850 staff. Operating across defence, mining and construction, aviation, ports, cyber security and engineering consultancy, we support our customers technical, programme and complex platform requirements through our proven processes, systems and people.

With a proven track record in delivering global solutions locally, our state of the art offices in the CBD have proudly established  Adelaide as the Australasian headquarters of Babcock International Group and affirms our commitment to dynamic organisational growth and the nurturing of a strong local workforce capability in both defence and non-defence sectors.  We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Marketing and Communications Specialist to support the strategy and continued growth of the Babcock Australasia business.

About the Role

Reporting to the Marketing & Communications Manager this position will be responsible for coordinating marketing and communications activities to help, develop and support the strategic marketing agenda for Babcock Australasia as set by the Marketing and Communications Manager.

Typical duties will include:

  • Support the Marketing and Communications Manager in the delivery of the Babcock Australasia marketing plan

  • Using the Adobe suite of products, develop marketing collateral to support approved activity and the needs of the business, this includes brochures, newsletters, banners and more;

  • Drafting of internal communications and editing of materials from across the business, as well as supporting PR opportunities;

  • Manage the Babcock Australasia social media accounts including the development of posts, scheduling, regular monitoring, budgeting, reporting and analysis;

  • Plan and coordinate key sponsorships, tradeshows and client events. This includes the associated branding opportunities, the ordering and selection of promotional items, and preparation of Babcock materials;

  • Maintain and update the Australasian web pages with appropriate content, images and case studies;

  • Be a custodian of the Babcock brand. Apply and manage the style guidelines across all marketing deliverables and ensure the business abides by them;

  • Track and monitor the marketing budget ensuring appropriate approval processes are followed;

  • Liaise with trade publications, creative agencies (i.e. advertising) and subcontractors;

  • Support the bid process via design and layout of the bid submission, this may also include the printing and assistance with final document presentation (example: branded folders, USB, etc.);

  • Preparation of marketing project plans and reports to meet deadlines, ensuring consistency and uniformity of documentation;

  • Support continuous improvement initiatives such as SharePoint, image libraries and Babcock

  • Effective communication to key stakeholders across the business to build trust; and

  • Other reasonable duties commensurate with the position as required.

 

About You

This role will align with an experienced marketing & communications specialist that has a proven track record of delivery within a busy and growing technical environment. You will have excellent interpersonal skills and have ability to partner with all internal and external stakeholders in order to facilitate positive messaging and outcomes for all sectors of the greater business. Additionally you will be a confident team player that has a passion for identifying opportunities, driving change and enjoys working within a team environment but can also work autonomously as required. You will have exceptional time management and organisational experience coupled with an ability to prioritise, plan and organise your work load and timeframes with a strong attention to detail.

The successful candidate will have high level computer skills. Qualifications or professional experience with the Adobe suite of products (Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop) will be highly advantageous, as will proven experience in copywriting. The candidate will also have demonstrable ability to adapt and learn new systems and processes quickly. This experience will be supported by tertiary qualifications.

This role will require defence clearance, so candidates must be Australian citizens.

About Us

In return Babcock offers a supportive and engaging environment where you have the opportunity to drive change and the autonomy to deliver operational excellence and best practice within a global organisation that has an enviable reputation for delivering excellence. Central to Babcock’s core values are those of health, safety and environment and diversity so if you would like to be part of an exciting and engaged team, then please register your interest via the ‘Apply Now” button below

Full-time

Job no: HPAM80894

Location: Adelaide - SA

Closing Date: Sunday, 30 September 2018