Events and Communications Coordinator
About Copyright Agency
Copyright Agency is one of the world’s leading rights management organisations, providing licensed access to content for commercial, educational and government organisations and representing over 25,000 writers, journalists, photographers, publishers, cartoonists and visual artists.
Copyright Agency has recently commenced a new relationship with Viscopy, a visual arts licensing organisation which represents over 8,000 visual artists in Australia and New Zealand.
By surveying our licensees, Copyright Agency estimates the use of copyright works to determine copyright payments to creators. We are increasingly using automatic identification methods that extract content from documents to assist the manual research that determines who should be paid for the use of their work.
For more information visit www.copyright.com.au
About the role
You will be responsible for coordinating internal and external events from start to finish, as well as providing general communications support to the Communications team.
Essential competencies for this role include excellent event and project management skills as you will coordinate the delivery of all of Copyright Agency’s events including our seminar series, AGM, staff functions, and our presence at exhibitions and tradeshows. You will liaise with all areas of Copyright Agency’s business as you arrange the format of the events including venues, invitations, marketing materials and logistics.
As well as providing general support to the team you will also have input and exposure to various communications campaigns and publications, including writing and editing content for Copyright Agency’s magazine, website and intranet.
To thrive in this role the successful candidate must:
You will have a minimum of two years experience in an event/communications role preferably with an appropriate tertiary qualification
You will have exceptional interpersonal and relationship-building skills, along with strong writing skills
The ability to write for a range of platforms and a variety of audiences including simplifying legal and complex issues into plain English on occasion
Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain positive relationships both inside and outside the organisation to ensure the highest quality of service for all clients
You will have demonstrated problem solving skills with the ability to prioritise tasks, remain organised and in control to meet daily responsibilities and deadlines.
The ability to work autonomously and collaboratively
Experience with website content management systems and database systems highly desirable
Strong attention to detail
Initiative to take ownership with possible improvements to events and processes
Experience with Adobe InDesign preferred but not essential.
To be eligible to apply you must have an appropriate Australian or New Zealand work visa.
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Only successful applicants will be contacted.
Previous applicants need not apply.