Media & Communications Manager

Melbourne, Australia
18 Jun 2018
15 Jul 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

About the role

The Media & Communications Manager will be responsible for implementing an effective media and communications strategy to enhance the ICC World T20’s share of voice and reputation within the community.

This is a unique opportunity to be involved in developing an organisation’s brand identity from the ground up, and be involved in some innovative and exciting marketing and promotions activities.

About you

  • You are a qualified communications or journalism professional, and have proven experience managing external affairs, corporate media and reputational issues
  • You have established media contacts across Australia, with proven ability in gaining positive coverage for PR initiatives
  • You are a born communicator with strong relationship building skills. You enjoy engaging with a wide variety of stakeholders and are easily able to adapt your style when necessary
  • You are a leader who has the ability to engage and motivate a collaborative and high performing team

To be successful in this role, you must be someone who enjoys working in a high energy, innovative and fast paced setting, and is not afraid of hard work. Your extensive experience to date will have equipped you with the ability to create and deliver innovative solutions ideally gained within the major events or sporting landscape. 

Come and join us in delivering one of the biggest sporting events in the world!

About us

The ICC World T20 2020 is cricket’s ultimate prize in the fastest growing and most accessible format of the game. T20 is the vehicle to attract new, more diverse and younger audiences to the game.

In 2020, Australia has a unique opportunity to host this major global event. The eyes of the world will be on Australia as the 10 best women’s teams and 16 best men’s teams, compete to be crowned world champions.  This will be the first time that the ICC World T20 has been held in Australia and follows the highly successful ICC Cricket World Cup 2015, staged across Australia and New Zealand, which delivered record-breaking attendances, visitation and global television audiences.

Please see the full job description attached and apply below.