Marketing and Communications Manager

Full-time continuing contract, based in Darwin Be part of an exciting opportunity!Menzies School of Health Research is looking for a Marketing and Communications Manager to drive integrated and creative communications, marketing and media initiatives to enhance Menzies brand and position Menzies as the national leader in research and education that improves health outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and vulnerable populations in our region.35 years of achievement in health and medical research, Menzies is currently setting its strategic direction over the future 5 years. This is an exciting time to join the team in the lead marketing and communications role, supporting the Senior Executive Team to deliver on strategic imperatives by translating Menzies strategy into actionable and effective brand, communications and marketing plans.What you will bring to the roleTo be successful in this role you must be highly motivated, organised, able to work in a fast-paced environment, and capable of delivering creative ideas from concept through to completion.You’re innovative in your approach with a creative mind and a keen eye for detail. You have the ability to develop effective relationships and positively influence others, an aptitude for change, and passion for growth and development.You also possess:A relevant qualification in marketing, communications or a related field with experience in a similar senior role.Proven ability to conceptualise and deliver innovative and successful campaigns, projects and plans.Exceptional written & oral communication skills with demonstrated ability to translate technical information into compelling and highly engaging content.Excellent management and leadership qualities.Proven expertise across a broad range of contemporary digital technologies and social media platforms.Why MenziesMenzies is one of Australia’s leading medical research institutes dedicated to improving the health and wellbeing of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, and a leader in global and tropical research into life-threatening illnesses. If making a positive health impact in Australia and across our region excites and motivates you, join us as we continue to translate our research into effective programs and partnerships in communities across Australia and the Asia-Pacific region, and find enduring solutions to health problems that matter.As a recognised national leader in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health research, education and research training, Menzies is committed to providing a culturally inclusive and supportive work environment, and ensuring our workforce is representative of the people with and for whom we work. We seek to amplify First Nations voices in all aspects of our work, andWe strongly encourage Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people to apply for this position.Benefits of working for MenziesExciting career opportunity with one of Australia’s leading health research institutesLead change and help make a positive impact6 weeks annual leave, significant salary packaging benefits and other market leading conditionsAttractive salary package $154,883 - $166,513 pa including superannuation and salary packaging benefits.How to Apply:Applicants are required to provide a cover letter, resume and to address the selection criteria in the Position Description.To obtain the Position Description, or for more information on how to apply for this position please visit the link to this vacancy on the Menzies careers website: phone 08 8946 8409. Closing date:  Sunday, 7 August 2022If you have any questions regarding the role, please contact Tegan Ryan, Chief Operating Officer:   PD_Marketing and Communications Manager 125000 AUD Darwin 0800