Content Specialist

Location: New South Wales
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: AU$70000 - AU$75000 per annum
Contact: Hilary Williams
Call: Hilary
Reference: 20013457_1655788246


Our client is an independent, national charity that funds scientific research to find kinder, more effective treatments for every child diagnosed with cancer. They're looking for a Content Specialist to join their busy team.


Reporting to the Head of Marketing & Communications the main responsibilities for this role, includes the following:

  • Work with the Head of Marketing and Communications and Graphic Designer to develop compelling written content to support fundraising, marketing and communication objectives
  • Write and edit content as required for social media, email newsletters, direct mail, and other marketing collateral
  • Conduct interviews with families, fundraisers, corporates and donors to create compelling stories
  • Oversee the execution and production of the Annual Report
  • Lead SEO optimising existing content, creating content in line with recommendations, keyword research, technical audits, and link building
  • Collaborate with Head of Marketing and Communication to develop personas for campaigns, events and appeals
  • Manage freelance content contributors & collaborate with the Digital Marketing Specialist to develop a website governance strategy
  • Provide PR and external communications support including preparing press releases


  • The ideal candidate will be a great communicator (written and verbal) who is commercially minded and a strategic thinker
  • Experience at writing science/research content is a benefit
  • You will be able to understand how to apply the fundamentals of marketing using digital channels and have demonstrated experience delivering end-to-end campaigns
  • Must be organised and able to prioritise competing deadlines

If you are a keen content specialist looking for your next step and want to make a difference then we look forward to hearing from you.