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Position TitleMedia & Public Relations Coordinator
Short DescriptionThe Media & Public Relations Coordinator will play a key role in supporting the operational delivery of Motorcycling Queensland’s events and activities.
EmployerMotorcycling Queensland
MQ - On WhiteMQ - On White
Work TypeFull Time
SalaryNot stated
LocationIpswich, QLD, Australia
Detailed Description

Motorcycling Queensland, the administration and management body for motorcycle sport and recreation in Queensland, is seeking a Media & Public Relations Coordinator to join our small friendly team based in the organisations head office in Ipswich.

The successful applicant will be confident in their ability and possess outstanding communication skills, across a range of media, and will be able to establish positive working partnerships with internal and external stakeholders through the implementation of proactive and creative media and PR strategies.

In order to be considered for the role of Media & Public Relations Coordinator, you will have:

  • thorough knowledge of current media / communication trends and ability to achieve positive media for diverse projects;
  • ability to deliver various media and public relations activities both autonomously and as a team to ensure the organisations brand is promoted;
  • high self-confidence in PR and creative writing skills;
  • design and execute all MQ press and promotional content, as well as being proficient in website content management and Adobe Creative Suite CS6;
  • take the lead with innovative ideas and see them through the development stage to implementation;
  • ideally 1-3 years experience in a similar role.

A knowledge of, or interest in, the sports and recreation industry and / or motorcycle activity, whilst not essential, would be an advantage.

To succeed in this role, you will be a positive team player, taking ownership of your role while proactively contributing to yours, and your team’s success.

This is an exciting opportunity to work with a forward thinking and proactive State Sporting Organisation.

Job Title:
 Media & Public Relations Coordinator

Reports to: Operations Manager

Status: Permanent Full-Time

Location: MQ Head Office, Level 2, 8 Gordon Street, Ipswich

Salary Package: Negotiable up to $50,000 + super, subject to skills & experience

Leave loading: 17.5% 

Qualifications: A media, communications, marketing, PR or related degree or equivalent professional experience is desirable.

*A three month probation period applies to this position. 

Closing Date 15 Dec 2017
Apply to
NameShandelle Walk
Phone (work)(07) 3281 2255
Fax(07) 3812 2742
Click here to apply for position
How To Apply

Send your CV with a covering letter, addressing the Key Selection Criteria to:

Applications close: cob Friday 15th December 2017

More information: contact the Motorcycling Queensland on (07) 3281 2255.

 Applicants must be legally entitled to work in Australia
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