Marketing and Communications Co-ordinator

Location: Christchurch
Hours: Full time, 1.0 FTE (37.5 hours per week)
Term: Fixed Term, Parental Leave cover till mid December 2021
Start Date: Mid-late April 2021
End Date: Mid December 2021
Applications Close:  9am, Tuesday 6 April

About the company

CORE is a forward‐thinking, values‐driven organisation. We are proud of the culture we have created in our workplace, and the atmosphere that staff and visitors experience in our organisation.

At the heart of CORE’s values and practice is Tātai Aho Rau and our commitment to our bicultural identity. Underpinning all practices are culturally responsible behaviours and attitudes including a commitment to Te Tiriti o Waitangi, through our Te Aho Tapu framework, and working in partnership. Our mission is to transform communities by pushing the boundaries of educational possibility.


About the role

We have an opportunity for a highly organised and creative marketing and communications coordinator to join our organisation on a fixed term (parental leave cover) contract. 

This role is responsible for supporting the execution of marketing and communication campaigns to the education sector and other learning communities. In this support role, you’ll create a range of content, write copy and design briefs, and distribute the communications through relevant channels. Tech savvy, an excellent writer, agile, strong team player and a self starter are just some of the qualities you’ll possess. 

With a minimum of 2 years experience in a similar role, this role is best suited to someone who is looking to gain more experience in a wide range of marketing disciplines. 

Key areas of responsibilities include:

  • Supporting the execution of marketing campaigns

  • Creating, writing and scripting value content and communications 

  • Distributing the content onto channels - CORE owned and paid 

  • Evaluating campaigns, offering insights and reporting the performance campaigns 

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Experience in a similar marketing role

  • Experience in writing quality communications and content

  • Demonstrable technical skills across website CMS (Silverstripe), Mailchimp, Google Analytics, Canva and social media platforms and associated tools 

  • Ability to work collaboratively within a multicultural organisation


How to apply

Please send your application to:

Please find the relevant Role Description and Application for Appointment form below:

Role Description

Application for Appointment form

We will require a covering letter, CV and application for appointment form.

Applicants for this position should have New Zealand residency or a valid New Zealand work visa.