Brand & Communications Advisor

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Location: Sydney

Salary description: $75-85k base

  • $50-100k AUD Equivalent
  • Permanent
  • 3 to 7 years of experience

The primary focus of the Brand & Communications Advisor will be to work with the Head of Brand and Communications and Sponsorship & Events Manager to drive the implementation of the brand & communications strategy for the  Corporate & Institutional Banking in Australia & New Zealand.

The Brand & Communications Advisor is a critical member of a small focused team, who together:

  • create client engagement opportunities
  • raise the Bank’s profile and help position it as a thought leader
  • support relationship teams in presenting the Bank effectively
  • manage the Bank’s CSR program
  • work with the business to develop and deliver internal message campaigns.


The Brand & Communications Advisor position is responsible for:

  • Working with the Head of Brand & Communications to set an annual marketing strategy and budget
  • Strategy and execution of external communications campaigns including advertising, direct marketing and client communications.
  • Strategy and execution of internal communications campaigns including town hall agendas and content, internal e-newsletters including staff newsletter and intranet articles, management messaging and presentations and change communication. The role will also drive representation of Australian stories in global internal newsletters.
  • Coordination of media relations strategy including writing and dissemination of press releases and maintenance of a media database.
  • Strategy and execution of range of social media and online marketing campaigns
  • Management of awards & credentials including coordinating industry survey, award and league table participation and maintaining a library of credentials including awards, rankings and deal tombstones.
  • Managing the CSR program including coordination of the CSR committee, communication, coordination of volunteer opportunities and oversight of CSR budget.
  • Management of Events in support of the Events & Sponsorship Manager. This role includes support on some events and full management of others.
  • Budget Management including processing and tracking of invoices.
  • Design Management using InDesign and other relevant software to enhance internal and external messages.
  • Presentation Management using PowerPoint and InDesign software.

Technical Skills:

The Brand & Communications Advisor role is suited to a candidate with strong generalist marketing and communications experience gained over a minimum of 5 years marketing industry experience. Critical skills and experience include:

  • outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • ability to convert technical information into effective documents and presentations that reflect and reinforce the Bank’s brand
  • very strong project management skills
  • very strong event management skills, including a fine-tuned understanding of reinforcing brand image through event particulars
  • sound social media campaign experience
  • confidence interacting with multiple stakeholders across various levels of seniority
  • solid media relations experience
  • strong supplier management skills
  • high proficiency in Microsoft Word, Powerpoint and Excel
  • proficiency in Adobe Indesign (training can be provided) as well as sound understanding of design and presentation principles.
  • very sound cost tracking and budget management skills


  • A Bachelor’s degree in communications, marketing, journalism, commerce / finance or a related area will be highly regarded.
  • Financial services experience, particularly related to Corporate & Investment Banking and Custody Banking is highly advantageous.

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