Canterbury Bankstown Council Jobs – Active Lifestyles Officer

Website Bankstown Council

Job Description:

You will be responsible for managing the Active Canterbury-Bankstown Program and develop and implement an annual program of initiatives, events and activities to support this Council strategy. You will come from a very strong administrative background and contribute to establishing Canterbury-Bankstown as a place with a diverse range of leisure and recreation opportunities to enhance quality of life for residents, workers and visitors.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Focus on investigating sponsorship packages for Active Canterbury-Bankstown and seek and obtain appropriate sponsors.
  • Work collaboratively to develop monthly newsletters for members of the Active CanterburyBankstown club and further develop marketing, including the use of social media, to promote recreational events and opportunities.
  • Manage the Active Canterbury-Bankstown program by developing, planning and conducting a range of community recreation initiatives, events and programs in the Canterbury-Bankstown LGA that support the Active Canterbury-Bankstown Strategy.
  • Develop, manage and continuously review an effective school engagement program to target students and deliver activities leading to longer-term engagement in physical activity.
  • Develop content for periodical Council publications to disseminate information and increase community awareness of recreation programs and services available to the community.
  • Full list of accountabilities can be found on the PD attached

Job Requirements:

  • Experience with a web content management system and social media platforms
  • Demonstrated ability to manage community expectations and relationships.
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with Government, sporting, recreation, and community organisations
  • Ability to work some evenings and weekends as required.
  • Demonstrates high levels of administrative skills
  • Tertiary qualifications in a relevant field(s) or equivalent practical experience
  • Experience in event management and well-developed project management skills
  • Well-developed skills in marketing and promotion of services and programs.

Job Details:

Company: Bankstown Council

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location:  Bankstown, New South Wales, AU

Application Deadline: N/A

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