Content Writer

Job Title: Content Writer
Full Time, permanent
Start Date: Negotiable for the right candidate
Closing date: 5:00pm, Wednesday 28 June 2017

Are we the organisation you are looking for to progress the next step in your career?

Established in 1886, MLC School is a high achieving school of rich cultural diversity. The Marketing and Community Relations department is a fast-paced environment that delivers a great mix of marketing, print, and web based projects as well as a full program of events, all within the MLC School framework.

An exciting opportunity now exists for a Content Writer to join our quality team to continue building MLC School’s presence across various social media channels, create exciting and engaging digital and legacy media content and compelling, accurate text for a range of publications.

This job will suit a creative yet patient and meticulous individual who thinks outside the box and who can work collaboratively with the Manager of Marketing and Community Relations and Production Manager on multiple projects. You will have excellent written communication skills, the ability to work on multiple projects across multiple platforms, a fine eye for detail, enjoy a collaborative working environment and most importantly, love to research and to write.

Essential Criteria: 

  • Qualifications in a relevant field such as Marketing, Public Relations or Communication with a minimum of 1 year experience in a similar role
  • Excellent editorial and copy writing skills.
  • Ability to write high impact and compelling digital content
  • Proven experience in growing social media channels through use of content
  • Working knowledge of HTML Adobe Suite, MSOffice
  • Experience with Adobe Photoshop
  • Working knowledge of social media, website administration and both legacy and digital publishing platforms

If you are the successful candidate, you will be rewarded with a number of exciting benefits including: 

  • Professional learning opportunities
  • Salary packaging
  • Onsite parking
  • Access to the School’s gym and indoor Aquatic Centre

How to Apply:

To apply for this position, please review the Position description and submit your application, to before 5pm, Wednesday 28 June 2017                  

  • A covering letter indicating how your experience and expertise will enable you to deliver to the position requirements
  • Current resume, including career history and qualifications
  • Names, position titles and contact details (email and phone) of two professional referees

Applications will only be considered if they include the requirements detailed in the Position description.

MLC School recruitment team will commence reviewing the applications before the closing date and interested applicants are encouraged to apply early. The applications will close when a suitable candidate is found.

Specific enquiries about the position may be directed to Alison Dunn, Head of Marketing and Community Relations on 8741 3178.