This is a rare opportunity to join a high growth start-up at a critical time of business growth and expansion, and truly make a difference while growing your career at the same time.
Nabo is the private social network for neighbourhoods and we’re passionate about reconnecting Aussie neighbours and local communities. Born out of the realisation that the sense of community we once experienced is struggling to exist in this technological age, we’re using that same technology to bring people back together.
Backed by Fairfax Media, Seven West Media and Reinventure (Westpac’s independent VC firm), we’re growing fast and on our way to becoming the go-to place for everything local.
Now with over 260,000 members, we’re seeing first-hand the positive, real world impact Nabo is having in people’s lives – from helping neighbours in need, reconnecting lost pets, helping people launch new local businesses, reconnecting long lost friends and helping people make new ones.
We need a fantastic Head of Marketing to lead Nabo’s marketing function and be part of the team that scales us to the next level. As a key member of the executive team reporting to the CEO, you will be responsible for growing and activating the Nabo member base including residents, local businesses and community organisations.
As Head of Marketing you will be responsible for:Developing strategic marketing plans to achieve growth objectivesWorking collaboratively with the CEO and exec team to implement the Nabo strategy across marketing, product and salesUnderstanding our members and being their biggest advocateDeveloping campaigns and community initiatives to increase member engagementOwning the brand personality and ensuring consistent delivery across all communicationsLeading and developing the small and brilliant marketing team of twoManaging key stakeholder relationships within our investor companiesBeing a Nabo super user!
Like most start-ups, your role is not defined by your job description. Being part of the Nabo team means you are flexible and willing to roll up your sleeves, help out your team and work in collaboration. You will have fresh ideas, not be afraid to be hands on, to try new things, and to be able to balance creativity with accountability. A decent bunch of us also like Game of Thrones, so knowledge there will be helpful but is not required.
Our ideal new Head of Marketing will have:8+ years experience actively and successfully managing marketing strategy A proven track record against acquisition and/or commercial targetsDemonstrated success at leading people and developing high performing teamsA solid understanding of both traditional and non-traditional channelsSound commercial acumen and business senseThe ability to be highly influential in the team and manage stakeholders at all levelsAn appreciation of a start-up culture and be a driven team playerBachelor’s Degree in a relevant field
Aside from a brilliant, unique role in a fast-growing company (with a great team!), we will offer the successful candidate a competitive base salary + super + an attractive share package. We’re based at the amazing WeWork offices near Wynyard station that has great perks including free breakfasts, free beer/cider, beautiful breakout spaces, and what no co-working space for start-ups is complete without - table tennis.
If you want to join the Nabo team in this great role, please apply today and address your cover letter and resume to our CEO, Simon Smith.
Artists in Motion (AIM) is a Creative Projects Company. We are built and dependent upon our unique team of blended talent, the core foundation to each of our creative projects. Our team covers the full project spectrum – from conception to completion. We work across cities, countries, and cultures within the world of light festivals, global ceremonies, arena spectaculars, permanent shows and installations. We bring these stories to life through creative and technical innovation. Recent projects include White Night Melbourne 2017, Lighting the Sails at the Sydney Opera House for VIVID 2016, and the 3D Pulse Light Show series in Hong Kong.
About the role
As our Office Manager, you'll be a positive and diplomatic individual with a professional work ethic, working in a creative, fast-paced environment. Situated at the front of house, you'll look after the day-to-day activity of the office and the team, supporting various areas of the business to ensure smooth operation and communication between different departments. Your proactive nature and interpersonal skills will contribute to the culture of a busy and growing creative company.
In this role, you will be responsible for:Receptionist duties (greeting visitors, answering phones, handling couriers and mail)All aspects of administration support (filing, record-keeping, etc.)Diary management and email correspondenceManaging the office (ordering stationery, supplies, kitchen amenities, booking meeting rooms, etc., organising maintenance, etc.)General bookkeeping (skills in Excel and MYOB / similar would be advantageous)Travel management, bookings, and itinerary preparationExecutive Assistant duties, supporting the Head of Creative and Managing DirectorCoordinating staff events and social activities
Desirable values, behaviours, and skills:Friendly and personable with a 'can-do' attitudeStrong communication skills, both verbal and writtenResourceful, solution-based thinkerImpeccable attention to detail, accuracy and follow-throughSelf-starter/self-motivated, able to take initiativePossess the confidence to liaise with people of all levelsAbility to multi-task in a fast-paced environmentPlanning foresight, ability to prioritise workload and issuesWork collaboratively with the teamTransparent in all processesWillingness to learn new skillsStandard Microsoft Office software skills are essentialFlexible
Qualifications2+ years experienceFluent English, both written and verbal
Must-havesBased in Australia, with full working rightsCan work full time
Nice-to-havesReception and EA experienceKnowledge of the multi-media industry
If this role sounds like you, please email your CV with a brief cover letter. Please note, only successful applicants will be contacted. Salary package is $55,000 - $60,000 (incl super).
To learn more about us, visit our website.
A recent World Economic Forum report (Future of Jobs) identified the top 10 job skills required in 2020 as:Complex problem solvingCritical thinkingCreativityPeople managementCoordinating with othersEmotional intelligenceJudgement and decision makingService orientationNegotiationCognitive flexibility
A Step Change strategy role uniquely demands and develops all of them.
It’s challenging. You'll learn more in 6 months than you would in 6 years in most jobs. Frankly, it's not easy, but nothing worth doing ever is. If that excites you, read on. If it sounds scary then don't waste your time.
THE ROLE - SO WHAT IS A STEP CHANGE STRATEGIST?
This role walks the line between management consultant, account director and creative strategist. We're looking to invest in someone who wants to develop their problem-solving abilities and creative thinking. Working with a Strategy Director, you'll solve problems for 30+ clients a year, such as:How do we launch a new business/product?How do we transform a struggling business?How do we optimise our marketing spend, online and offline?How do we most powerfully tell our brand story?
KEY RESPONSIBILITIESYou’ll play an active part in client strategy workshops including developing and presenting original ideas direct to clientsYou’ll write strategy documents (following workshops) to ensure ideas and analysis are communicated powerfully and accuratelyYou’ll brief creative and digital teams to execute on ideas and concepts generated in client workshopsBeyond the brief, you’ll ensure deliverables are on strategy, meet client expectations and generate desired resultsYou’ll be both the internal project management lead and the primary day-to-day client contact
Your passion for solving problems and generating fresh ideas is only trumped by the joy you get from making stuff happen and a job well done. You're smart, restless, curious and entrepreneurial yet disciplined and focused. You love a team environment and don't back down from a challenge. You're highly motivated and never satisfied with the status quo.
To Make This Rare Position Yours, You Will:Have a minimum 5 years full-time experience working in a business, management consultancy, or advertising agency in a client facing or project management roleWritten and verbal English skills at a native mastery levelDemonstrate both strategic and creative thinkingDemonstrate project management skillsBe up for weekly overnight interstate travel
Bonus Points For:Digital know-howPublic speaking and presentation skillsClient management and relationship skillsSkilled in data analytics
HOW TO APPLYComplete the online application at http://www[dot]hellostepchange[dot]com/join-our-team/You will require a CV with a cover page detailing why you're right for the role and what appeals to you about the positionTo show your attention to detail, include the word 'elephant' in your application and make sure your cover letter and resume are in one .pdf document
Please note that applications through TheLoop will not be accepted.