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Communications & Publications Coordinator

About the role

Exceptional content is synonymous with Arc. From our most vibrant campaigns, to our most niche sub-brands we keep things fresh, interesting and direct. The role of Communications & Publications Coordinator oversees the planning and execution of all student-facing communications across website, email, social media, print and public relations. They will empower students in the delivery of major publications including training, editing content and mentoring.

Who are we?

Arc is Australia’s largest student organisation with an incredibly dynamic array of opportunities. We provide the best student experience to 60,000 students at UNSW through Clubs & Societies, Sport, Volunteering, Legal & Advocacy, Parties & Events and heaps more. A day in the office can start with signage bump in for a huge event, copywriting and social posting throughout the day, then all hands-on deck for an epic 1000-person barbecue, finishing with double happy hour and Toga Party until the wee hours. We are workplace where you can bring your most authentic self every day and we make sure you have plenty of fun along the way.


· Compose vibrant copy and engaging campaigns that communicate Arc products, student services, opportunities to those studying at UNSW

· Oversee Arc Voice & Style Guide and its application across written and digital communications

· Support the Marketing Team in their day-to-day and specialist operations with both internal clients, external clients and branding activities

· Oversee the strategy and activities of Arc’s major publications (Blitz, Tharunka, UNSWeetened) including timelines, content and editing

· Recruit, train, supervise and mentor student-staff who execute publications

Skills & experience

· Experience in creating exciting digital marketing campaigns and engaging social marketing campaigns

· Experience working with a creative team with the ability to run with briefs, create relevant content and deliver dynamic campaigns

· Knowledge of the university sector and student demographics

· Demonstrated ability to work independently under broad direction

· Highly developed interpersonal skills including training, coaching and mentoring

· Excellent oral and written communication skills with advanced editing skills

· Proficient in use of design software and Adobe suite

What We Can Offer You

· Additional 3 days holiday per year (Arc days we love them!)

· A flexible working environment

· Supportive and friendly team where diversity is recognised and valued

· Staff wellness and development initiatives

UNSW Kensington 2032

Arc @ UNSW


Applications close on Sunday, 1st September. To apply please complete the following and send to jobs@arc.unsw.edu.au:

1. 1-page CV

2. 1-page cover letter addressing why Communications & Publications Coordinator at Arc is the perfect role for you.

3. Link to writing samples, folio or similar.


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