Community Engagement Manager - Commonwealth Games Australia - Closing 1 Aug 2021
Melbourne Victoria, Australia
Commonwealth Games Australia (CGA) is responsible for Australia’s successful participation at the Commonwealth Games.
Our purpose is twofold: to drive Australia’s success at the Commonwealth Games and to create opportunities for communities to connect and celebrate our athletes’ achievements.
CGA has embarked on a program of alumni, community and education program activities and events celebrating Australia’s Commonwealth Games history, whilst looking forward to the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham.
The Community Engagement Manager will take the lead on projects that build our connection with alumni and future Commonwealth Games team members, along with our Games-time community engagement activities during the Birmingham Games.
A passion for the Commonwealth Games, our sports and athletes along with an interest in the history of the Games is essential, as is the ability to play a key role in building our community and alumni engagement programs in the lead up to and during the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games.
The role is a contract position through to the end of 2022, with a view to the role being ongoing post 2022.
A strong interest in the Commonwealth Games, our sports and athletes
Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Communications, Sport Business Management or other relevant discipline
Experience in the delivery of community focused education programs/events/alumni activations in a sporting or member-based organisation will also be well regarded