Communications & Media Assistant


The Mulloon Institute


Canberra ACT/Bungendore NSW region preferred

Salary etc:

Part-time, 0.6 FTE, Flexible workplace

Main Duties/responsibilities:

  • Work with staff to collect, generate and share content and stories on project activities for publication across various communication platforms.
  • Maintain and grow online communities via social media channels, including content creation and engagement.
  • Maintain and develop website including content generation for blog stories, event listings and reviews, plus updating project pages.
  • Collate and generate content for quarterly Enews (EDM), under supervision of Communications & Media Coordinator
  • Create visual content, including graphics and video, for social media and for digital publications, including managing digital photo library.
  • Graphic design of promotional materials, presentations and educational materials.
  • Provide communications support for activities developed and delivered by TMI and Mulloon Consulting.
  • Identify opportunities for promotion of Mulloon projects.
  • Other work as expected in a Communications role.

Skills & Experience


  • Appropriate qualifications in communications, marketing and/or public relations.


  • Minimum three years' demonstratable experience.


  • Passion and commitment for sharing inspiring stories relating to regenerative agriculture, rehydrating landscapes and regenerating the land
  • Experience developing and delivering engaging social and digital media content and strategies, using relevant scheduling programs (Bufrer, Hootsuite, Facebook Creator Studio, etc).
  • Demonstrated skills in graphic design and desktop publishing using Adobe Creative Suite, MS Word and PowerPoint.
  • Demonstrated skills in maintaining and updating website content in Squarespace and WordPress, or similar.
  • Skills in Constant Contact for bulk EDM - or transferable skills.
  • Experience in photography and managing digital photo library.
  • Video editing or other creative production skills.
  • Ability to support staff in actively collating and generating stories and content.
  • Demonstrated understanding of WH&S and risk assessment frameworks.
  • Capacity to work un-supervised in a working from home arrangement.
  • Current drivers licence and own vehicle.
  • Skills in digital storytelling using ArcGIS StoryMaps, or similar a bonus.

Performance Goals:

  • Supporting delivery of key messaging within and external to the organisation.
  • Supporting team in delivery of key messaging for various purposes.
  • Collaborating with TMI's team in the production of appropriate collateral to spread key messaging across various communications platforms.
  • Delivering on TMI's sustainability goals.
  • Delivering projects within budgets and timeframes.
  • Effectively liaising with TMI team to achieve communication outcomes and embed key messaging capacity across the organisation.

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