Marketing and Communications Coordinator

Marketing and Communications Coordinator

Location: Ōtautahi | Christchurch
Hours: Full time, 1.0 FTE (37.5 hours per week)
Term: Permanent 
Applications close: Wednesday 22 March 2023
Tentative interview dates: 30 and 31 March 2023


About CORE Education

Kia pae tata te whenua houkura
The land of our aspiration draws near

We are a forward‐thinking, values‐driven social enterprise with a reach across Aotearoa.

Our mahi is dynamic, and it matters. We are passionate about the role learning can play in building an equitable and thriving Aotearoa. We want to see a future where all learners experience education success, regardless of who they are, where they live or the challenges they face.

Our people are more than just colleagues; we're whānau. Driven by the purpose of our work, our kaimahi co-design and deliver a range of impactful learning solutions and professional development services to leaders and teachers in early years settings, kura and schools. We also work with the Government, iwi and communities, corporates, the tertiary sector, and other organisations where their aspirations for learning align with our equity kaupapa.

If our vision sounds good to you—then we hope you’ll join us.


About the role

We have an opportunity for a highly organised and creative marketing and communications coordinator to join us.

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. A large part of this role will require you to have understanding of social media and digital channels.

With a minimum of two years’ experience in a similar role, you’ll be technically savvy, organised, a team player, self starter and process driven. You’ll have exceptional writing and communication skills to support content creation and campaigns.


Key areas of responsibilities include

  • Supporting the execution of marketing campaigns
  • Creating and writing value content and communications
  • Distributing the content onto channels and platforms (digital, social and print)
  • Evaluating campaigns, offering insights and reporting the performance campaigns
  • Coordinating the general marketing activity

To be successful in this role you will have

  • Experience in a similar marketing role
  • Experience in writing quality communications and content
  • Attention to detail
  • Demonstrable technical skills across website CMS (Silverstripe), Mailchimp, Google Analytics, Canva, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and other social media platforms
  • Ability to work collaboratively within an organisation where diversity is embraced.

For the Role Description and Application Form please click on the links provided.



How to apply

Please send your covering letter, CV and completed application form to:

or you can apply directly on our CORE Website by clicking 'apply now' below.

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

Apply now