Editorial Assistant

About Us - MumbrellaMumbrella is a discussion of everything under Australia’s media and marketing umbrella. As well as offering a range of free and paid digital content, the Mumbrella portfolio includes a number of industry-leading conferences and events.Mumbrella is one of the key brands of Diversified Communications Australia, a global media and events company.About this opportunityThe Editorial Assistant at Mumbrella is a key role working across the entire content & editorial operation of the business.It includes working with the editorial team, the event and Bespoke content team and on the subscription platform, Mumbrella Pro. The successful candidate will get hands-on experience across a number of content projects and will get to see how a content and editorial team operates on a daily basis.Tasks in the role include but are not limited to researching, pulling analytics reports, conducting interviews, updating databases, putting together the foundations of newsletters in Mumbrella’s EDM software and more.This role is a fantastic opportunity to start your career at one of Australia’s leading independent publishers with an experienced group of content creators. A multi-award-winning business, Mumbrella not only publishes Mumbrella.com.au but hosts industry leading events including the biggest media and marketing event in Australia, Mumbrella360.You will quickly get a detailed understanding of the media and marketing industry in Australia from the publishing scene to advertising agencies, brand marketers to leading executives and much more.The role also includes a bit of customer support for Mumbrella Pro including on systems like Hotjar and Chargify.Full training will be provided in the systems used as well as in the mechanics of the industry itself.If you excel at research and are looking for a career in the media and marketing industry, particularly as a journalist, this is a great opportunity to build your knowledge and experience.The role is ideal for a recent graduate.Duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to:Researching company information (online and over the phone)Analysing news stories to ensure relevant updates are picked upData entry, fact checking and correctionsEnsuring quality and accuracy at speedHandling customer queries and billing issuesOccasional writing and content creation Essential Attributes:A keen interest in the media and marketing industriesExcellent research skillsAbility to meet deadlinesGreat time managementAbility to take on and own workA positive attitude and a willingness to learnFluent written and spoken EnglishA keenness to build a career in the media industry, particularly in content You must be able to demonstrate:Excellent attention to detail and accuracyThe ability to take direction and work autonomously when requiredStrong communication skills, both written and verbalThe ability to establish and maintain effective relationships with a broad range of internal and external stakeholdersFlexible and adaptable to work outside of core hoursIf this sounds like you, and you want to be the newest member of our team, then send us your Resume and Cover Letter, detailing why you think you’d be a great fit for the Diversified Team.Visit www.mumbrella.com.au and www.divcom.net.au for more information! 45000 AUD Sydney