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Senior Digital Marketing Officer, Research

The Senior Digital Marketing Officer (Research) will coordinate the marketing and communication activities that drive the reputation, impact, and engagement of the Faculty of Health’s research activities.

The Faculty of Health conducts world-class research by improving health and social outcomes and reducing inequalities across the life-course in the communities we serve.

This position reports directly to and takes direction from the Manager, Research and with a dotted reporting line, works closely with the Associate Dean (Research) on the prioritisation of research activities requiring promotion within the faculty.

Your key responsibilities will include:

– Provide support to the Manager, Research and Associate Dean (Research) with marketing and communication activities to support implementation of the Faculty of Health Strategic Plan and the Faculty’s research direction and brand.

– Develop research focused promotional materials including digital and print collateral. Ensuring all artwork and designs are on-brand and in line with the University’s brand guidelines.

– Produce and edit videos in-house to highlight and support researchers and research achievements.

– Develop and maintain strong working relationships with a range of stakeholders to source research success stories and outcomes.

– Work with the Media Relations team and Deakin Research Marketing and Communications Team to support staff in communicating these successes via existing communications and social media channels.

– Maintain the list of research rankings, interpreting and communicating successful research rankings and projects across the relevant areas of the University ensuring their use as part of reputational, engagement or course specific promotional activities.

– Maintain and implement content strategies for social media channels, monitoring and optimising all posts and campaigns.

– Provide accurate advice and guidance to the broader Faculty on the development of research focused communications.

Burwood VIC 3125

Deakin University


For a confidential discussion regarding this position, please contact Steven Sawyer, Manager, Research at steven.sawyer@deakin.edu.au

To view position description and apply – please follow this link here


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