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Head of Marketing

Position Title:

Head of Marketing

Head of Marketing

Chief Executive Officer

Business Unit:




Date Effective:

February 2019


Full Time


FTE – 1.0

The Head of Marketing will be primarily responsible for the development, implementation and evaluation of the Kidney Health Australia marketing strategy, as well as leading the development and execution of campaigns which raise awareness and issues surrounding kidney disease. This position will contribute to the delivery of best-practice, multi-channel marketing strategies including, but not limited to print, media and digital.

The Head of Marketing will form part of the Senior Leadership Team. The role will also work very closely with key stakeholders, both internal and external, to ensure Kidney Health Australia is well positioned to deliver on its strategy and to provide the trajectory for Kidney Health Australia to grow the organisation to provide ongoing vital support to the kidney community.

The role does not include Communications, media and PR responsibilities, however, they may be considered depending upon candidate experience.

Key Selection Criteria 

  • A tertiary degree in marketing or other relevant qualification
  • A minimum of five years of relevant marketing experience with progressively responsible management duties, as well as at least two years of supervisory experience
  • Thorough understanding of marketing or communication principles and related strategic planning
  • Exceptional communications/interpersonal skills to clearly articulate ideas, frame challenges, highlight opportunities and offer solutions
  • Significant experience working with external organisations from a range of sectors, disciplines and backgrounds and effectively managing stakeholder relationships

How to apply

Send your covering letter addressing the selection criteria and resume via Seek, or forward your application to people@kidney.org.au

Candidates will be required to be in possession of a Police Check and Working with Children Check.

Download the position description here.

Applications close Sunday 17  February 2019.

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