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Marketing and Communications Officer

Adelaide University Sport

  • Adelaide South Australia Australia
  • Part Time
Closing 25 Mar 2019
Applications 0


At Adelaide University Sport, we aim to promote the benefits of a healthy, active and balanced lifestyle to University of Adelaide students, staff and the wider community. We believe having a balanced relationship between sport, physical fitness and learning has enormous personal and professional benefits when attending University.

  • Do you feel the same and want to play an integral role in assisting Adelaide University Sport deliver opportunities to students, staff and club members?
  • Do you enjoy being a part of a supportive, inclusive and efficient team?
  • Do you have passion for building a brand, marketing and developing engaging content?

Established in 1896, Adelaide University Sport (AU Sport) is the umbrella body for nearly 40 clubs which provide and promote the best possible sport and recreation environment for the university community. Adelaide University Sport is the driver for sport and fitness at the University via its clubs, on-campus gym (The Fitness Hub) and other programs.

Reporting to the General Manager, this new position is responsible for leading marketing and communication events and activities. We are looking for a committed and energetic person with a passion for sport who will:

  • Lead the day-to-day communications and marketing activities ensuring branding, procedures and standards are maintained across the service.
  • Assist in the development and implementation of the strategic vision of marketing and communications services across the AU Sport and The Fitness Hub.
  • Work with the team to manage our social media platforms, website content and e-news services
  • Provide marketing support to Adelaide University Sport Clubs.


Employer and Other Details

Adelaide University Sport (AU Sport) actively promotes a life and study balance through the healthy body; healthy mind nexus. Keeping in line with the University of Adelaide ideologies, we also endeavour to instil a sense of pride within our members and the community, as seen through the AU Sport slogan: ‘Pride: Passion: Sport’. The AU Sport Clubs, affectionately known as “The Blacks”, help us to deliver this message by providing participants with a sense of community, promoting leadership and encouraging excellence. AU Sport helps students and the wider community access an extensive range of sporting facilities and an eclectic mix of nearly 40 sporting clubs. AU Sport also hosts a number of events and activities throughout the year, ranging from social activities through to competitive events.

The Fitness Hub is a not for profit fitness facility developed for students as a dedicated space to focus on health and fitness on campus. Our professional and passionate team aim to have a positive impact on members working towards their fitness goals. AU Sport work closely with The Fitness Hub on events and activations.

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Applications can ONLY be forwarded to It must consist of a cover letter addressed to the General Manager and briefly address the position description and selection criteria (maximum two pages), together with an Executive Summary of your CV.  Applications only submitting a CV will not be accepted or acknowledged.

Michelle Wilson

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