UQ Professionals Network is the oldest network of professional employees at UQ. In additional to professional development education classes and seminars, as well as our Signature networking events; we support and foster a strong community of UQ Professional staff.

About the role:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Ideally you will have experience in a similar role and can run with our content marketing activities, ranging from online newsletter production and event promotion website and social media content. The Marketing and Communications Officer is responsible for organising marketing opportunities and managing communications for UQPN; this role works closely with the UQPN Events Officer.

Role Duties:

  • Attend UQPN monthly Executive Committee Meetings
  • In collaboration with the UQPN Executive Committee, develop an annual event calendar
  • Organise the Annual Conference in conjunction with the UQPN Executive Committee
  • Ensure UQPN collateral is brand complaint
  • Organise UQPN presence at UQ Staff Expos (Working with the Events Officer)
  • Organise marketing opportunities and manage communications
  • Implement and maintain internal and external communication processes to execution – newsletters, social media, brand awareness and presence at UQ
  • Development of social media and digital marketing concepts and campaigns for UQPNs events and programs (e.g., media releases, advertising with various UQ services and external providers).
  • Provides regular event updates to the President and Vice-President
  • In conjunction with the Events Officer, maintain event feedback reports
  • Conduct research within the UQPN database to identify Member needs
  • Contribute to the achievement of results within a team environment as part of the UQPN Executive Committee

Benefits of the Role are

  • Meeting and connecting with new people and building our amazing community;
  • Applying and gaining knowledge whilst developing new useful skillsets;
  • Great for your career and your curriculum vitae

To Apply:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Expressions of Interest should outline your current role within UQ and include a brief explanation of why you would like to join the UQPN Executive Committee.  Please email your EOI to uqpn@uq.edu.au by Wednesday, 22nd October.