Senior Comms and Marketing Officer wanted

15 Feb, 2017

Are you a communications rockstar? Are you looking for a chance to use your outstanding communications and marketing skills to change the world? The Mental Health Foundation is New Zealand’s only national mental health charity. We work to ensure everyone has the support, resources and behaviour to allow them to feel good, function well and sustain their mental health. 

  • Marketing to create workplace wellbeing
  • Make a positive difference to people’s lives
  • Modern, vibrant workplace in Mt Eden

We’re looking for a senior communications and marketing officer to join our team. You’ll work on national campaigns that seek to prevent suicide, eradicate stigma and discrimination and improve the positive mental health and wellbeing of all New Zealanders.

You will: 

  • Have at least 5 years experience in a communications or marketing role
  • Be a phenomenal writer, editor, interviewer and proof-reader
  • Have experience in website content management systems
  • Have a strong news sense and understanding of the media
  • Be experienced in using social media to motivate and inspire
  • Have strong relationship management skills

If that sounds like you, we’d love to hear from you. This role sits within the Mental Health Foundation’s Communications and Marketing Team and reports to the Communications and Marketing Manager. The salary will be commensurate to the successful candidate's skills and experience for the role.

The Mental Health Foundation actively promotes the articles of Te Tiriti o Waitangi. We value the expertise of people with experience of mental illness – tangata whai ora – and we are an EEO employer.

For a job description, including the person specification and the application form, please email and quote reference MALAKL.

Closing date for applications is Friday, 24 February.