Job – The Australian Science Media Centre is looking for a Supporter Relations Officer

1 year contract with the possibility of extension Salary: $50,000-60,000 plus superannuation

Location: Adelaide, South Australia

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the team at the Australian Science Media Centre (AusSMC). We are looking for a Supporter Relations Officer who has a passion for maintaining and building current stakeholder relationships within the tertiary and research sectors.

The AusSMC is a national, independent, non-profit service for the news media, giving journalists direct access to evidence-based science and expertise. We strive to encourage and assist journalists to cover science and to help scientists and institutions engage with the media. Our aim is to empower the Australian public, and ultimately to help build a more scientifically literate society. We provide commentary and analysis from scientists, take inquiries from journalists, run online briefings and help train scientists to engage more effectively with the media.

As the Supporter Relations Officer your main role will be to nurture and manage current stakeholder relationships, reduce stakeholder attrition and grow loyalty.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and confident individual with experience in client relationship management who enjoys meeting and speaking to people with experience working with the tertiary and research sector.

Experience working with the tertiary, science or research sectors is desirable. General office administration, database management and social media experience would also be highly desirable.

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For a full job description, go to: www.aussmc.org/about-us/positions-vacant/

Apply with a CV and covering letter to jobs@smc.org.au by Friday 19 May 2017