Join a proactive, creative and innovative team in an award winning company based in the vibrant Chippendale precinct.
AJ+C are currently seeking an experienced Communications & Marketing Manager to join our team of talented designers and support staff. This role reports to the Practice Manager and Co-Principals and will lead the Communications Team to develop and implement the marketing and communication strategy.
Manage the development and execution of AJ+C’s communication and marketing strategy with overall responsibility for growing and maintaining the brand
Act as a sounding board and advisor to the Leadership team and key personnel on communication opportunities.
Provide advice on all aspects of AJ+C’s internal and external communications.
Coordinate marketing strategy communications, PR and award submissions
Lead and manage marketing for the company and activities within the Communications Team.
Advise on marketing and communications activities such as positioning, strategy and reaching target audiences.
Initiate the creation and publication of all marketing material.
Develop and manage the marketing budget (e.g. award submissions, events, photography etc).
Lead on commissioning of film and photography
Plan and implement promotional campaigns.
Manage PR schedule, maintain relationships with key publications and journalists
Prepare press releases and respond to media enquiries
Overall responsibility for brand management and corporate identity
Coordinate re-branding project.
Monitor consistency of branding across communications activities (brochures/presentations/websites/social media/events/media)
Manage and establish a comprehensive media network and database including client lists, media contacts and the AJ+C Project database
Assist Leadership team and key personnel in developing relationships with existing Clients as well as gaining new business
Collaborate with the Leadership Team for information on marketing opportunities (launches, openings etc)
Work with the Communications Team to develop the content of the website.
Develop and maintain AJ+C blog.
Manage intranet and assist Leadership Team with communication to employees (intranet/ internal and external special events/ team building).
Website, Intranet & Staff
Develop and maintain online social media profile including strategy, brand representation, campaigns and content development
Investigate new opportunities for engagement via social media platforms
Work with the People and Culture Manager to build LinkedIn profiles of AJ+C senior staff
Monitor and report on social media analytics in line with communications strategy
Actively seek and monitor business development opportunities, client opportunities/movements, new/active/changing clients, sector and client feedback.
Coordinate speaking engagements for key personnel
Maintain relationships with industry bodies (e.g. CTBUH, Property Council, GBCA, ULI, etc)
Assist with coordination of internal and external events (exhibitions/rehearsals/conferences/sponsorships/networking)
Manage and assist the Submissions Coordinator and alignment with the Communications strategy
Assist with submissions content, including CVs, Project Sheets and Methodologies.
Manage and assist the Graphics Team to manage/catalogue marketing material (photos/videos/plans/text/client and user reviews/endorsements).
A Team Player with a great initiative and willingness to collaborate.
Work with staff to develop the practice and project narratives
Excellent people management and team leader skills
Strong writing and communication skills- written, verbal, presentations
Proactive, positive and energetic
Contributes professionally to a productive and enjoyable team environment.
Committed to high quality outcomes & high standard of service
Works collaboratively by assisting others and by seeking assistance when necessary.
Min 3 years relevant experience in marketing or communications role.
Proven experience within architecture, engineering and the built environment is preferable
Experience managing internal and external stakeholders.
Strong project management skills
Advanced social media knowledge and ability to deliver the social media and press strategies
Familiarity with principles of graphic design and photography.
Proficient in Adobe Indesign; Microsoft Office and Google analytics
This position will suit an enthusiastic, well-rounded and motivated team player with excellent people skills and a passion for marketing and communication. This is a great opportunity to be involved with high end projects in a friendly and supportive environment.
To apply please email your resume, including a brief portfolio of your work to email@example.com or via LinkedIn.
*Only candidates with the right to work in Australia should apply to this role.