ID: 155360

Head of Marketing and Communications

Community Services Regular - more than 6 months Burnley VIC

About this opportunity

Open Gardens Victoria (OGV) is a not-for-profit organisation that opens private Victorian gardens to the public, holds events and raises money for charity. We are run by volunteers and are committed to fostering a love of gardens and gardening, helping people to appreciate the benefits gardens bring to health, the community and the environment. The Head of Marketing and Communications is an important member of OGV's Committee of Management and Chair of the Marketing and communications sub-committee.

Key tasks and responsibilities of the Head of Marketing and Communications • To guide and coordinate the activities of the Marketing and Communications Sub-Committee to create a high level of awareness of Open Gardens Victoria in accordance with the brand and to promote openings and events to relevant audiences. • To be a member of and report to the General Committee on marketing and communications issues and ideas. • To manage the activities of the OGV administrative assistant and operations assistant • To write the monthly OGV newsletter

**Skills and experience ** • Marketing and Communications Experience • Team leadership • Strong writing skills • Membership of a volunteer organisation • An understanding of horticulture in Victoria

Time Required

Five to six hours flexible working every month as well as attendance at two meetings per month: - a two-three-hour meeting of the General Committee once a month, commencing at 4.30pm - a two-hour meeting of the Marketing and Communications Sub- committee once a month, commencing at 4 pm Meetings will be both physical and electronic.

Suitable for
  • Online & Remote Volunteers
  • Skilled Volunteers
Type of work
  • Marketing, Media & Communications

This is a voluntary position