Media & PR Manager

Hockey Australia

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  • Melbourne Victoria Australia
  • Full Time
Closing 27 Jun 2019
Applications 0


What is Hockey Australia looking for in their Media & PR Manager?

You will have a proven background in media and public relations, demonstrate experience in managing media and PR programs, and have outstanding written and oral communication and time management skills.

The role will develop, lead and implement the Hockey Australia communication strategy, with a clear focus on proactively promoting hockey, the national teams and hockey led events. Take overall responsibility for the production of high quality (digital & traditional media) content for the hockey community and media. Cultivate and exploit high value relationships with local, national & international media.

 To be successful in this role, you will have the following skills and experience;

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in a media management role
  • Relevant tertiary qualifications e.g. media/communications/public relations or journalism
  • Working knowledge of sport or sport industry desirable
  • Outstanding written & verbal communication skills.
  • Have media contacts or the ability to form and manage relationship with the media.
  • Have the capability to be able to pitch stories and content to media.
  • Social media and Website experience.
  • Demonstrated ability to set priorities, plan work programs, meet deadlines and manage time effectively.

Employer and Other Details

Hockey Australia is the peak body for the sport in Australia from community hockey through to Olympic Games. As a national sporting organisation for hockey it is responsible for the development and delivery of a variety of programs and competitions across national and international levels.

To find out more about Hockey Australia, visit their website - http://www.hockey.org.au

Travel & out of hours work – The role requires travel within Australia and internationally. The successful candidate will need to be available to work some nights & weekends in line with events and tournaments.

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To have a confidential discussion contact Paul Bruce from Left Field Sports Solutions on 0407 426 592.

If you would like to view a more detailed Position Description, please send your request to paul@leftfieldsportssolutions.com.au

When submitting your application please include the following;

  • a covering letter
  • your resume
  • an indication of the remuneration you are expecting

Please submit your application via the following link –


Applications close at 5:00pm AEDT on 27 June 

Paul Bruce

0407 426 592

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