Senior Marketing Officer

Shellharbour City Council Full Time Permanent 30/03/2021


A new role with opportunity develop and deliver creative and innovate approaches to marketing initiatives in beautiful Shellharbour City.

The Senior Marketing Officer plays a key role in the development and delivery of marketing programs for the organisation, leading strategic campaigns for a diverse range of interests including events, services and Council’s key business units. This is a new role developed to coordinate the strategic design and delivery of Council’s marketing activities and create a positive brand experience with the community.

The Community Engagement and Activation team are passionate, energetic and have a positive, pro-active team culture. Our ideal candidate is an inventive storyteller, a strategic thinker, a great team player and must have significant and broad experience in the design and delivery of marketing campaigns and programs.

About us: 

Shellharbour City, located in the Illawarra region, just 80 minutes south of Sydney and home to almost 75,000 people in a city that spans 154 square kilometers.  It's a place of great natural beauty - stretching west from the picturesque coastline to rolling pastures, against the majestic backdrop of the Illawarra escarpment. 

Our dedication to be financially sustainable in an evolving environment while striving on great organisational culture and committing to employing staff who embrace our Core Values has made Shellharbour Council an employer of choice.

We have been recognised with a wealth of state and national awards in 2019 / 2020 including our 5 star Civic Centre building, Museum space and City Library and recently being presented an AR Bluett Memorial Award for Most Progressive Metropolitan and Regional Council in NSW.

We offer:

Shellharbour offers a high performing and sustainable organisation to deliver outcomes for the community through leadership, collaboration and innovation. We have exciting, rewarding career opportunities and flexible working arrangements and work/life balance in a relaxed coastal lifestyle.

  • Permanent full time, 35 hours per week with access to flexi-time 
  • Commencing salary range from $77,065.56 - $81,782.48 per annum (dependent on qualifications and experience), plus 9.5% superannuation
  • Some evening and weekend work may be required
  • Great organisation culture with strong, values led and progressive team 
  • Access to local government benefits such as; LSL after 5 years, Parental Leave, 4 weeks Annual Leave / 3 weeks sick leave per annum, Purchased Annual Leave, Fitness Passport etc.  

For further information about the position, click here for the position description.


Contact: Jamie Dawson, Manager Community Engagement and Activation on 4221 6007 or for general enquiries. 

Closing date: Sunday, 18 April 2021 at 11:30pm.


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Our core values of Collaboration, Accountability, Integrity, Respect and Sustainability represent who we are and what we expect of one another.

To work for us, you must be committed to role modelling our core values.


Shellharbour City Council is an equal opportunity employer.