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Marketing Coordinator, IRONMAN & 70.3


  • Sydney New South Wales Australia
  • Full Time
Closing 23 Dec 2019
Applications 0


The IRONMAN Group develop, own and manage mass participation sporting events and is the world’s largest running, triathlon and mountain biking events company.

Our diverse portfolio of events across a range of endurance categories, targeting over 180,000 athletes annually across 27 events.   

Reporting to the Marketing Manager - IRONMAN & 70,3, the Marketing Communications Coordinator - IRONMAN & 70.3 is responsible for assisting with all marketing activity that delivers the participant numbers for their portfolio of Oceania events via a customer-centric communications strategy that builds a highly engaged and loyal customer base, and helps develop world-class event brands.

This is a rare opportunity to work in the sports marketing industry, and for the right person, there are fantastic learning and travel opportunities.

The role requires someone with 2 years of marketing experience and a strong understanding of digital, social media and email marketing.

Key roles and responsibilities for the Marketing Coordinator, IRONMAN & 70.3:

Marketing Communications

  • Assist with developing and executing a great content-led marketing strategy
  • Assist with developing customer communications across all marketing channels that are on-brand

Email Marketing

  • Supports the Marketing Manager in delivering the CRM strategy for their portfolio of events, including the development of content that’s on brand and drives engagement.

General Marketing

  • Assists the marketing lead on the ground at events. Specifically in the implementation of a social media content plan and management of photography and videography assets.
  • Inputs into product development that drives innovations, improves the athlete experience, customer loyalty, athlete counts and athlete satisfaction survey results.

Skills & Experience Required

  • Tertiary Marketing qualifications, with a minimum of two years’ marketing experience 
  • Experience in a marketing role with demonstrated digital and social marketing communications including email marketing
  • High level of communications skills, both formal and informal.
  • Excellent organisational skills, time management and attention to detail
  • Energetic, personable and able to work cooperatively with other team members
  • Proven ability to multi-task, work under pressure and within required deadlines
  • An interest in sports (experience in participating in sports events would be advantageous)
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Adaptable to changing and fast-paced work conditions
  • Results-driven, performance focus

Essential Requirements

Desirable Criteria

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If this sounds like the opportunity you have been searching for then please submit your CV along with a cover letter addressing why you are suited for the role.

Applications close on 23 December 2019 or earlier if a suitable candidate is found.

Brett Thompson

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Marketing Coordinator, IRONMAN & 70.3 IRONMAN Oceania

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