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Manager, Marketing & Corporate Communications

  • Highly visible newly created role
  • Focus on corporate communications and content marketing
  • Join us at an exciting time of growth in supporting Australian businesses

Export Finance Australia is the government’s export credit agency.

We provide financial expertise and solutions to drive sustainable growth that benefits Australia and our partners. Through our loans, guarantees, bonds and insurance options we enable SMEs, corporates and governments to take on export-related opportunities, and support infrastructure development in the Pacific region and beyond.

About the role

We have an outstanding new opportunity for a Manager, Marketing & Corporate Communications to manage and deliver communications, content marketing and employee communications to raise the profile of Export Finance Australia both internally and externally. This is a highly visible role that will play a key role in creating awareness and engagement which ultimately contributes to lead generation and deal delivery.

Reporting to the Director, Marketing, you will be a key member of a high performing team that includes Corporate Affairs, External Relations and Marketing.

Key roles and responsibilities

This role will focus primarily on the development and ongoing management of a corporate communications and content marketing strategy that complements the broader marketing strategy for the business. The role will also support a centralised employee communications strategy across the organisation.

Communications

  • Manage the development and delivery of high-profile corporate communications including the delivery of Export Finance Australia’s Annual Report, Corporate Plan and development and maintenance of all corporate collateral

  • Develop and write content and communications including articles, cases studies, email marketing campaigns, and other collateral for a wide range of channels

  • Develop and deliver a content and communications plan that meets the needs of various business segments and industry verticals to align with the marketing plan and business objectives

  • Partner with the External Relations team to develop a public relations program to identify topics and case studies that can be used to profile and promote Export Finance Australia through external media channels

  • Deliver a centralised employee communications program for the organisation that promotes engagement and business results

Content Marketing

  • Produces and proofs high quality, accurate, timely and effective marketing content

  • Develops and maintains an agreed corporate writing style guide that is broadly accepted and promoted throughout the organisation

  • Act as custodian of Export Finance Australia’s brand tone of voice, ensuring that all communications adhere to style guidelines, are consistent and appropriate for the channel and target audience

  • Manages and maintains brand assets including sourcing and managing photography, image library and maintaining brand guidelines

  • Work collaboratively with Marketing and Business Development to identify compelling content themes and tactics

About you

We are looking for a strategic and creative thinker with strong commercial and relationship building experience, ideally within the banking and finance industry. You will also bring a combination of the following skills, qualities and experience to our team:

  • Significant corporate communications experience (with outstanding writing skills)

  • At least 7 years of experience in a marketing communications role gained within the banking and finance industry

  • Degree qualification in communications, marketing or a related field

  • Strong experience working with vendors including media and content agencies

  • Working knowledge of marketing automation systems (Marketo is preferred)

  • A strong understanding of audience research and analytics

  • Experience in driving cross organisational collaboration to achieve successful outcomes

  • Strong commercial awareness with a good understanding of a global business environment as it relates to Export Finance Australia’s business and clients

  • Ability to connect and develop the strategy to an operational level and drive measurable marketing and business outcomes

  • Very strong influencing and stakeholder management skills, particularly with senior management

  • Strong interpersonal communication and liaison skills to build trust and engagement

  • Excellent time management and organisation skills, able to manage multiple competing demands and deadlines

Next steps

If this sounds like you the right challenge for you, apply now! We'd love to hear from you ASAP. Applications close 4pm Friday 30 August 2019.

Please send your CV to recruitment@exportfinance.gov.au 

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Applications from recruitment agencies will not be considered. 

Why Choose Export Finance Australia?

We are small enough to have impact, BIG enough to make a world of difference.

Our size means our people have interesting and varied work that stretches and challenges them, with the opportunity to learn from senior leaders and specialists. At Export Finance Australia, there are opportunities to grow your career and broaden your experience, build your expertise, and receive development through targeted learning, mentoring and feedback. 

Our people have an impact, and through our collective efforts, we know that helping our customers grow helps Australia grow. Our customers are dynamic and diverse and so are our people. We believe in flexibility and giving our people choices about how they get their work done and how they balance this with other areas of their lives.