The Shearer’s Quarters, John Wardle Architects

The Shearer’s Quarters, John Wardle Architects
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Find out about the career opportunities currently available at the Australian Institute of Architects. 

National Education Project Officer – Sydney, NSW

Front-End Web Developer – Melbourne, Vic

National Partnerships Coordinator – Brisbane, Qld

Administration & Events Coordinator – Canberra, ACT

National Education Project Officer – Sydney, NSW

The National Education Project Officer is an integral part of the Education team based at our Sydney office in Potts Point. This role works closely with the National Manager and is responsible for providing support in the delivery of Education to Institute members and the broader architectural community.

Ideal candidate:

We are looking for someone that has a passion for people and education as well as strong administration and organisational skills. Ideally you will have a background in educational institutions or membership organisations. We are looking for someone with a positive and friendly attitude and an interest in Architecture and Design.

Ideal skills:

  • Demonstrated experience in an administration or coordination role within either education or membership services
  • Strong administration experience
  • Strong organisation and time management skills
  • Background in Architecture or design would be highly regarded but is not essential

Questions can be directed Tabitha West: tabitha@hrhqconsulting.com.au 

Applications close Thu 24 Jan 2019. Apply here

Front-End Web Developer – Melbourne, Vic (6 month contract)

As an integral part of the Institute’s marketing and communications team and working closely with staff across Australia you will be responsible for the design, development, and maintenance of our suite of websites. You will also be responsible for supporting the project manager with the development and rollout of a new website and CRM.

Ideal Candidate:

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of three years' experience in a front-end development role where you will have developed strong technical skills. You will have good project management skills and be able to build strong internal and supplier relationships. To be successful in this role, you will be a self-starter who thrives in a fast-paced environment.

Your key responsibilities will include:
•  Apply design and technical skills to build new sites
•  Interpret, design, and build front-end solutions based on internal staff requirements
•  Update and maintain content across a range of content management systems
•  Perform site analytics and improve site traffic
•  Work with the marketing and communications team to produce EDMs
•  Work with IT service providers to troubleshoot and maintain hosting environment

Experience requirements:
•  WordPress development within an enterprise environment
•  HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, and PHP
•  Maintaining web hosting across a variety of platforms (including DNS management)
•  Website migration
•  Cross-platform development/design capability

Questions can be directed Tabitha West: tabitha@hrhqconsulting.com.au 

Applications close Thu 24 Jan 2019. Apply here

 

National Partnerships Coordinator – Brisbane, Qld

You will be a key player in the Institute’s Partnership team, supporting the National Partnership Manager with the coordination and successful execution of a range of key sponsors and corporate partnership activities across Australia, managing the associated administration.

Ideal candidate:

  • 3-5 years sponsorship industry experience working with well-known brands in an account coordination or client servicing role. 
  • Demonstrated experience managing concurrent projects and programs
  • Demonstrated capacity to deal with demanding clients, delivering solutions in tight timeframes
  • An active collaborator with internal and external stakeholders
  • Understanding of the Australian events and sponsorship landscape
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
  • Tertiary qualifications in Business, Marketing, PR, Events or Marketing

You will be motivated by working in a small yet cohesive team, demonstrating high levels of initiative, showcasing a positive and collaborative spirit with an obsessive focus on detail.

For more information and to apply, click here

Administration & Events Coordinator – Canberra, ACT

The Institute is currently seeking an Administration & Events Coordinator based in Canberra, ACT. As a member of the ACT Chapter, this role provides administration of Awards and events coordination, to support the Chapter’s extensive program of member engagement activities as well as providing support to the Executive Director and Chapter Committees.

To be successful in this role, you will have at least 2 years administration experience complimented with event coordination experience, the desire to deliver quality customer service within a continuous improvement culture, keen attention to detail and a positive, solutions-focused attitude

You are motivated being part of a small, cohesive and effective team where you can work autonomously yet be a team player when the need arises.

You will have strong interpersonal skills, high attention to detail, the ability to juggle competing tasks in a timely manner whilst maintaining a positive and solutions focused attitude.

You will also have:

  • Strong appreciation of, and commitment to the vision, values and goals of the Institute 
  • Demonstrated commitment to quality customer service and a continuous improvement culture 
  • Ability to demonstrate excellent customer service skills 
  • Demonstrated ability to work autonomously and as part of a team 
  • Very good oral and written communication skills 
  • Ability to make decisions and to prioritise competing tasks 
  • Strong interpersonal skills as demonstrated by being a team player 
  • High attention to detail and capacity to complete tasks in a timely manner 
  • Ability and willingness to work outside business hours if required. 

To view the full Position Description click here or apply via Seek. Should you have any queries regarding this role please contact Liz Lang at liz.lang@architecture.com.au