• Full Time
  • Clare

Clare Valley Wine & Grape Association

Are you passionate about wine and marketing? Do you have a knack for organizing events and engaging with diverse audiences? Join the Clare Valley Wine & Grape Association (CVWGA) as our Events and Marketing Coordinator to play a key role in promoting one of Australia’s premier wine regions!
Position Overview

The Clare Valley Wine & Grape Association (CVWGA) is seeking a dynamic and organized Events and Marketing Coordinator, reporting to the executive officer. The primary purpose of this role is to coordinate and execute the CVWGA’s marketing activities in alignment with our strategic goals and marketing plan. This includes the planning and delivery of major events, brand marketing, social media management, and communications.

 

Key Responsibilities

  1. Event Management
  • Plan, organise and execute major events such as festivals, wine tastings and promotional activities.

2. Partnerships and Sponsorships

  • Acquire and manage sponsors for major events and programs and identify and secure sources of funding to enhance CVWGA’s ability to deliver on strategic marketing objectives

3. Marketing Coordination

  • Be responsible for the delivery of the CVWGA’s Marketing Plan and domestic and international marketing activities, working with CVWGA marketing and events committees to deliver approved projects.
  • Build media relationships and promote the region through PR activities.

4. Social Media and Communications

  • Create content and manage social media campaigns across platforms.
  • Be responsible for communications with trade, media and consumers as well as member communications and engagement.

 

Skills, Experience and Qualifications

  • High level communications skills, both oral and written.
  • Ability to establish rapport and build ongoing relationships.
  • Ability to effectively implement time management skills.
  • Ensures deliverables are on time and in budget.
  • Experience in the use of digital marketing platforms, desk-top publishing and on-line business communication and management tools.
  • Shows flexibility to accommodate out of hours work when delivering events, including the ability to work on weekends.
  • Previous experience in the wine, grape, food and tourism industries is desirable.
  • Previous experience in wine marketing, digital marketing, communications, public relations and stakeholder relations is desirable
  • Previous experience in event management is desirable.
  • Tertiary qualification in marketing or another relevant field is desirable.

 

Personal Attributes

  • Passion for wine and the wine industry.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to build relationships with diverse stakeholders.
  • Attention to detail and commitment to high-quality work.
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills with the ability to prioritise tasks effectively.

 

Benefits

  • Opportunity to work in a premier wine region.
  • Experience the unique lifestyle and vibrant community of Clare Valley.
  • Professional development opportunities.
  • Flexible working hours, with the option to negotiate the position down to 0.8 FTE if your situation requires, and potential for remote work.
  • Competitive salary and benefits package.

 

Application Process

To apply, please submit your resume and a cover letter to anna@clarevalleywine.com.au.  Applications will be accepted until 31 July, unless the position is filled prior to this date. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis and shortlisted candidates will meet with the Executive Officer and representatives of the CVWGA Board for an in-person or video interview.

Join us and contribute to the success of the Clare Valley Wine & Grape Association, while immersing yourself in the vibrant wine culture and lifestyle of Clare Valley!

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