Sometimes you get to combine what you care about with your employment.
It's rare. But it happens.
And it happens for those of us at Garage Sale Trail.
Garage Sale Trail is a national, people-powered program that's about sustainability, creativity and fun. By organising communities around Australia to hold sales on the same day, Garage Sale Trail aims to reduce waste to landfill, enable community connections, provide a platform for fundraising, inspire creativity and stimulate local economies.
We're a small but committed team of passionate professionals who in 2014, delivered a campaign that generated a cumulative media reach of 50 million eye balls and brought together over 350,000 people.
Garage Sale Trail uses digital and social media to organise communities around the country. With limited resources, we have organically grown our social media audience and generated a reach of just under 4 million people. With resources allocated to grow this in the 2015 campaign, we're looking for a Community Manager/Social Media Junkie to help take community management and audience engagement to the next level.
Roles and Responsibilities
Garage Sale Trail offers a rare blend of old-world commerce with new world technology. We've taken the humble garage sale and turbocharged it into the 21st century using digital and social media. Based in our Surry Hills office, the Online Community Manager will be responsible for unlocking all the amazing goodwill of our trail blazing community that has been built over 4 years.
We're looking for a social media junkie who would get a kick out of harnessing the power of 350,000 participants Australia-wide and loves nothing more than a good hashtag or status update.
If you're ready to mobilise the nation into sustainable action through a smart social media campaign, then this is the gig for you.
The Online Community Manager will:
To be successful in this role, you must possess the following skills and attributes:
Experience using the following platforms:
If you are a motivated communicator with strong social media experience, we would love to hear from you!
Send your CV and cover letter telling us why you fit the bill and want to work with the Garage Sale crew to [..].
In the age of Instagram and messaging, using beautiful stationery has become a rare treat. Giving and receiving stationery is escape from a screen - a chance to make a genuine warm connection. It is also in danger of being a lost art.
Do you absolutely love stationery? Admiring, feeling and creating it? Join The Distillery as a Stationery Consultant and turn your passion into a rewarding career.
The Distillery is growing, and we have a new Stationery Consultant positions becoming available: full time or 4 days/week.
About The Distillery
The Distillery is a design studio, specialising in crafting brands, stationery, and cultural events. Headquartered in Darlinghurst, Sydney, and slowly growing around the world, we're all about the idea of heritage soul with modern minds.
We specialise in positioning our clients in effective ways, often commercially, but always with soul and meaning. As a full-service agency of artists and craftspeople, we don’t just dream up the big ideas, we bring them into the world with our own hands too.
As creative professionals with a passion for tactility, our creative agency offers branding and design services to a broad range of commercial clients and individuals. As a production studio, we offer letterpress printing, foiling, specialty packaging and craft production services to couples engaged to be married, professionals and organisations who love paper and tangible beauty.
Stationery Consultants are the client service specialists of The Distillery. Guiding clients through the entire process of creating their beautiful stationery, you are responsible for:
Trained and supported in all areas, you would join our successful Consulting team. Your sense of creative expression, love of paper and the inner-thrill of pleasing clients would make each day very rewarding.
Suitability for this role
To enjoy being a Stationery Consultant, you must LOVE two things: Creating beautiful stationery + delivering excellent client service. Working daily on a large volume of projects, you’ll become an expert on wedding stationery, business cards and social stationery. Our goal is to help you become one of Australia’s leading stationery stylists.
The Distillery is a fast-paced environment with a respect for the past and an eye on the future. We’re seeking leaders who aren’t afraid to make mistakes and learn lessons the hard way. Working with a diverse client base, being able to time-manage and multi-task is high on the list of.
This Stationery Consultant role is not a graphic design or printmaking position, and would only suit someone who loves helping people.
Some important personal qualities
This junior level position can be served as either full-time or part-time (32+ hours/week) by arrangement. It offers full-time base level salary of $42-48k /year (depending on skills and experience), plus substantial performance bonuses, superannuation and leave entitlements. With approval you'll also be eligible for letterpress production resources for your own personal projects.
Most importantly, our team has a friendly and positive culture, with a track record of success. We're driven by the understanding that professional happiness is achieved by prioritising the needs of the project. The Distillery’s culture of asking for the very best, and having an open mind often turns the notion of "going to work" into "having a fun time".
To apply - complete the online application:
The closing date for this position is 20 June, however you should apply as soon as possible to avoid missing out.
Starting: June 2015
Location: Caringbah, Sydney
We have an opportunity for a mid-weight front-end developer with solid Wordpress experience to make an impact at our agency.
Digerati is a unique full service business partnering with our sister agency fohm.com.au to deliver end to end marketing and digital solutions. You will work within a very competent team with various backgrounds and experiences, our culture is vigorous on personal and team based development.
Send some of your work and we'll be in contact if we like your gear.
Got Questions or like to Apply?
Email us on ainsley (at) digeratisolutions.com.au
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