DIGITAL CONTENT & EDITORIAL COORDINATOR
ABOUT UNIVERSAL MEDIA CO.
Universal Media Co is one of Australia’s largest privately owned niche publishing companies. It is renowned for producing high-quality and engaging content on topics relevant to its core markets: home, family, health and wellness, sports, craft and hobbies, outdoors, gardens, cars and more.
Every day, the creative team at Universal Media Co create high-performing print, digital, social and video content to build its influential brands. Attracting more than 50 million consumers, Universal’s portfolio of brands includes WellBeing, Grand Designs Australia, Home Design, Australian Country, Kitchens & Bathrooms Quarterly, EatWell, Homespun, Australian Road Rider, Dirt Action, Good Organic Gardening, and others.
ABOUT THE ROLE
Universal Media Co is looking for a talented Digital Content & Editorial Coordinator to work on its hugely successful B2B publication Outdoor Design Source (ODS), together with a number of consumer lifestyle titles.
The ODS network encompasses print, online, enews and social media. It is Australia’s most comprehensive information source for professionals in the landscape and external works industry, and you will be its touchstone.
This role will see you forming good relationships with stakeholders to ensure a smooth production process. You will have plenty of opportunity to develop your writing skills across long and short-form content, and enhance your digital prowess.
Reporting to the Editor, main responsibilities of the role include:
- Assisting with editorial production of the annual ODS directory and additional consumer magazines.
- Liaising with clients to collect submission material for print.
- Liaising with clients to collect submission material for digital production and develop digital content (EDM, enews, mrecs and banners) to be deployed strategically through varied online and social media channels.
- Preparing and disseminating client reports as part of a customer success program.
- Maintaining a suite of social media accounts.
- Updating and maintaining ODS website content.
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
Applicants should be proficient in Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel, and ideally in Adobe InDesign and Photoshop. Digital skills will be looked upon as beneficial, as would an understanding of SEO and Google analytics.
The right candidate will be super organised and have exceptional writing, communication and time management skills. A creative flair is desirable, while an impeccable phone manner and customer service skills is a must.
This is a full-time role working in-office from Macquarie Park. If you have an eye for detail and the ability to work well under pressure and as part of a team, we want to hear from you.
Please send your cover letter and resume to the Editor, Nicole Mulloy: firstname.lastname@example.org