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We exist to save life, promote life and protect life. The people that work for us help make this a reality. Whether you are looking to join our movement as a surf lifesaver, lifeguard, or as a vital member of our team in a club, branch, state or national office, you can help to make this difference.

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National Events Officer - Surf Life Saving Australia

We are looking for a driven, enthusiastic events administrator who has that can do attitude, is optimistic and eternally vigilant and who can provide strong operational support in the implementation of national events projects.

Reporting to the Events Manager this position will engage with members, staff and suppliers in delivering projects that efficiently and effectively support the preparation, planning, delivery and review of all national SLSA sporting events.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and self-motivated person who has experience of assisting with the planning and delivery of significant national events along with:

  • Proven experience of coordinating the logistical requirements of events and functions such as travel, accommodation, venue logistics and data entry.
  • Understanding and entry level experience of work health and safety, risk management and compliance requirements relating to delivering sporting events.
  • Experience of working within a volunteer and/or sports administration not for profit environment.
  • Demonstrated communication skills across a wide range of internal and external stakeholders.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills including high level attention to detail, together with negotiation and consultation skills.

This full time position is a 1 year fixed term contract and is based at Surf Life Saving Australia National Office in Rosebery, Sydney.

Applications, including a resume and a response to the selection criteria within the position description, close at 5:00pm on Thursday 4 September 2014. Interviews will be held on Monday 8 September 2014.

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Digital Communications and PR Executive - Surf Life Saving Australia

Is the digital and social environment your happy place? We are looking for a digital and social communications & PR native to help us grow our communities and deliver our story across multiple platforms including our website, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram and Google+.

You will coordinate our our digital and social content play, deliver best practice and educate our teams on how to maximise engagement. You are confident, enthusiastic and will hit the ground running, you will develop a good knowledge of the business through creating strong working relationships with internal and external stakeholders and you won’t be afraid to get your hands dirty. You thrive in a fast paced working environment and are able to prioritise and show a high level of detail at all times.

Whilst you thrive on digital and social you can navigate media announcements, launches, events, marketing campaigns and partner programs in the more traditional sense.

Applications, including a resume and a response to the selection criteria within the position description, close at 5:00pm on Wednesday 27 August 2014.

This position is a full time 2 year fixed term contract, based at the Surf Life Saving Australia national office in Rosebery

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Current vacancies

Position   Organisation Closing Date
National Events Officer   Surf Life Saving Australia 4/09/2014
Digital Communications and PR Executive   Surf Life Saving Australia 27/08/2014

 

Do you have a position in your Surf Life Saving Club / Organisation that you want advertised? If you are a club administrator, you can create a jobs listing in the Members Portal. Jobs can be submitted at a club, branch, state or national level if required, but in most cases club or branch level will be all that's required. Please go to http://portals.sls.com.au to access the Portal.