Marketing Manager

MSAC Precinct  
Employment Type:
FP - Full-Time Permanent  

Let’s start with some details about Melbourne Sports Centres (MSC)

Melbourne Sports Centres are the premier multi-sport facilities in Victoria. You might have heard of one of our venues, MSAC? We are here to serve sport, enabling sporting organisations and individuals to achieve peak performance, reach their potential and deliver world class events. By providing services, facilities and significant events for athletes and individuals on their journey in sport we aim to drive participation, activity and well-being across Victoria. We want people to be excited about sport, engaged in healthy activity and feel inspired to be their best! 

And now a bit about the Marketing Manager role

Reporting to the GM Marketing and Customer Experience, the role of the Marketing Manager is to drive brand awareness and revenue for Melbourne Sports Centres, while leading the development and implementation of the marketing strategy across both digital and traditional channels. Acting as the brand and customer custodian, you live and breathe the customer experience and journey.

Leading a small team, and with a passion for leadership and culture, the Marketing Manager will work closely with the Digital Specialist and Marketing Co-ordinator to create the marketing and communications strategy and market efficient campaigns. The role requires you to have a love for analytics and insights to drive sound decision making.  

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Development of marketing and communications strategy to drive revenue and improve retention, across all channels (digital and traditional)
  • Work closely with stakeholders to manage the website and deliver CX optimisation
  • Develop and manage all aspects of campaign planning and execution
  • Motivate, lead and develop the Marketing team to deliver against the annual plan
  • Lead communications internally and externally
  • Develop annual marketing budget and manage monthly to achieve targets
  • Design and lead on-going tracking and analytical tools/frameworks that deliver purposeful reporting to deliver broader business intelligence to shape strategic direction

We’d like to hear from you if you have the below experience and attributes:

We’re looking for people who are dedicated and care about delivering a great customer experience, who are motivated to be their best, who work hard, are curious to learn and have fun! Experience within the sports industry would be advantageous.

Required skills:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Business or related discipline
  • 7+ years’ experience in the marketing space across traditional, digital channels and community engagement
  • Proven analytical ability to develop insights reporting and provide strategic recommendations that support the development of a clear marketing strategy
  • Current knowledge of digital best practice, industry trends and standards
  • Strong conflict negotiation and stakeholder, influencing and problem-solving abilities
  • Proven ability to develop strong working relationships and partnerships at all levels of business
  • Strong time management, project management and organisational skills
  • Demonstrated customer centric approach
  • Proven ability to effectively manage a budget and associated reporting requirements
  • Strong administration skills in MS Word, Outlook, PowerPoint and Excel
  • Demonstrated abilities to managing a website, CMS and project development tools
  • Solid experience in leading and developing a team
  • Demonstrated experience in managing end to end projects that are both cross functional and cross business and include multiple stakeholders from all business levels
  • Proven ability in budget management and cost control.
  • Exceptional communication and engagement skills across all business levels
  • Current working with Children Check and Police Check.

Why is this a great place to work?

You will love working at Melbourne Sports Centres. Here’s just a few reasons why:

  • Great staff benefits including free parking, performance gym membership, discounts at MSC food & beverage, and retail outlets. Discounts on stadium bookings???
  • Family and friends’ discounts on performance gym membership,
  • Discounts on holiday programs, birthday parties and creche for financial dependants.
  • Flexible working hours.
  • You will be challenged daily and can develop yourself as a person as well as gaining valuable career skills.
  • We have a fantastic team of people who are great to work with.
  • Our mission is to help people to be excited about sport, engage in healthy activity and feel inspired to be their best. That is a rewarding thing to be a part of.
  • We are surrounded by elite athletes daily and you will support various elite sports and world class events.

How to apply

Please send through a resume and a cover letter to support your application for this role at Melbourne Sport Centres. 

We will be reviewing applications and commencing interviews as they come in, so please don't delay in applying

"SSCT values diversity, is an equal opportunity employer, and encourages applications from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, and from people with disabilities." Successful applicants will be required to undergo a Working with Children Check & Police Check'