head of communications - content & social - australia in sydney cbd

job type
AU$ 100,000 per year
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job details

sydney cbd, new south wales
job category
marketing & communications
job type
AU$ 100,000 per year
reference number
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job description

Reporting to the Marketing Director, you will be responsible for overall communication, content and social media strategy and communication. This includes implementing profitable and successful social media strategies, projects and plans that grow and develop both corporate and divisional business groups in line with the Randstad ANZ strategic plan. You will also be responsible for both proactive and reactive external communications that deliver to Randstad’s strong culture and values of ‘to know, to serve, to trust, simultaneous promotion of all interests and striving for perfection’.


  • Lead the development and execution of the social media strategy and of external public relations and communication strategy for both corporate (primary) and divisions (secondary) to achieve defined business objectives.
  • Design , develop and deploy an always on-calendar of social media and public relations initiatives
  • Lead external and internal communications in minor and major crisis situations
  • Build a relationship with key customers internally and externally to ensure sell-in of all social and public relations campaigns.
  • Build a relationship with key customers regionally and globally to leverage best practice and optimise shared resources
  • Manage external agencies that are involved in communication, content and social
  • Budgets and Reporting

About You
You will have at least 5+ years experience in an advanced level in a similar role (strategic marketing, communications and social) extending out to leading marketing functions including evaluating the needs of your customer and translating this into specific social and media programs. In addition, you will have worked in a fast paced environment where strategic brand-building is complimented by hard driven performance based marketing activities.

Further, you will be a strategic thinker, a project leader, have financial analytical skills, be able to manage complexity as well as technical marketing skills.

Tertiary qualifications in Business or Commerce or similar with a marketing focus will be looked upon favorably.

Salary range & benefits
It's no secret: we're high achievers. We push ourselves and each other because we want the best for each other. We want to be challenged and pushed to achieve great things. For us, it's about outperforming even our own expectations to deliver exceptional results for our clients and our teams.

This role will pay between $100k and $110k per annum plus superannuation. We also offer great rewards and incentives, regular awards & recognition programs, sales competitions, and an extensive employee benefits programs.

About Randstad
Randstad is proud to have become the second largest HR services provider in the world thanks to our reputation for service excellence and the fact that we're built on recommendations. If you are looking for a company who prides itself on giving each and every employee a career and is focused on people, then being a Recruiter is the right job for you!

Our efforts in the area of sustainability as a professional services provider have been recognized by our inclusion in the 2015 Dow Jones. Looking back at our local operational performance - significant progress has been made across Australia; our revenue increased and our eleven different divisions grew at or above the market.

Please contact Susan Matthews - Talent Manager at susan.matthews@randstad.com.au for any questions regarding this role.

To discuss this opportunity in more detail email riona.burke@randstad.com.au or call +61 2 8095 1749


Head of Communications


Tertiary qualifications in Business or Commerce or similar with a marketing focus will be looked upon favorably.

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree