Orienteering Australia Vacancy: Website Communications Manager

Orienteering Australia is seeking expressions of interest to fill a part-time position of Website Communications Manager responsible for the following tasks:

  1. OA website maintenance: reviewing and updating content, archiving old content, creating new pages as required, refreshing photographic displays.
  2. Updating the SocialFx user manual for the OA website and maintaining a Question and Answer log of queries resolved by the OA website users group.
  3. Coordinate posting of news stories on the OA website of major events (international, national and state).
  4. Production of regular editions of a national ENews bulletin.
  5. Facebook and Twitter site notices and linkages back to the OA website, and review and coordination of YouTube and Flickr content as required.
  6. Editing and approving articles submitted for posting, as required.
  7. Advising new contributors on how to submit articles and the approval process.
  8. Assisting the Events Committee in maintaining the Event Calendar and adding links to event websites for events on the calendar.
  9. Maintaining cross-promotional website links with relevant organisations in fields including rogaining, adventure racing, mountain biking and running.
  10. Editing and loading paid advertising as required.

The position requires very good coordination, liaison, writing and IT skills in the areas of modern media. Demonstrated ability in website maintenance and/or SocialFx will be an advantage. The position is part-time, one day a week and will be reviewed after 12 months. Expressions of interest should be sent to the Executive Officer (ph 0427 107 033) at orienteering@netspeed.com.au by 11 March.