POSITION: Communications Lead

CBAA Communications, 4th May 2021
  • Opportunity to make an impact

  • Responsible for all CBAA communications programs and activities 

  • Alexandria location, flexible working arrangements available 

The Community Broadcasting Association of Australia (CBAA) is a member based, for purpose organisation that champions an independent and free media by providing a portfolio of programs that aim to strengthen the capacity and sustainability of over 450 community radio and media organisations.

Community radio services provide a voice for multicultural, First Nations and other underrepresented groups, as well as supporting independent and emerging musicians and communities not adequately serviced by other broadcast media.

The Role:

A key role within the CBAA, you will develop appropriate communication materials to enhance CBAA's and the community radio sector's brand, visual identity and reputational impact. 

  • Work with the Head of Advocacy & Communications to develop the overall communications framework for the CBAA and drive engagement.

  • Support the CBAA by creating and delivering communications to aid CBAA strategic objectives, projects, product updates and key messages.

  • Design and deliver communications to members and prospects via regular product communication; CBAA’s website; e-communication campaigns and programs.

  • Influence and develop successful, strategic relationships across the organisation to align strategic messaging.

Your successful profile will include: 
  • Tertiary qualifications in communications or a related filed and/or equivalent work experience.

  • Proven experience in delivering impactful and engaging communications.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Superior proofreading and text editing skills.

  • Proven attention to detail.

  • Demonstrated ability to work with ease in a changing environment.

  • Proven ability to always maintain confidentiality and discretion.

  • Commitment to outstanding client service.

  • Strong organisational skills, ability to meet deadlines and multitask.

  • Experience within not-for-profit, community-based or membership based organisations.

If you are seeking an opportunity to make an impact in an organisation that makes a real difference, this is the role for you.

Application Process: 

CBAA has a policy of inclusion and we welcome and encourage applications from First Nations people, people from a diversity of genders, cultures, linguistic backgrounds, abilities and experiences.

Please submit your resume and a cover letter addressing the essential success profile criteria via the Ethical Jobs website. Successful applicants will be contacted for interview.

Please note that there is no formal closing date for this role. Early applications are strongly encouraged, and suitable candidates may be shortlisted for an interview as applications are received.

If you have any questions, or would like to have a confidential discussion about this role, please email jobs@cbaa.org.au.

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