Working at NZ Rugby

RWC2021 Social & Digital Content Specialist

Listed 24 days Ago
NZ Rugby
Sports and Physical Recreation

Location: Auckland or Wellington

Rugby World Cup 2021 is coming to New Zealand! This is a fantastic opportunity to super-charge women’s rugby. With the tournament kicking off on 18 September 2021 in Auckland and Whangarei, your energy is needed to deliver a world class event that will leave a sustainable legacy for future generations. We are seeking an experienced Social & Digital Content Specialist to join our passionate, hardworking team to deliver this incredible event! 

Our Social & Digital Content Specialist role is critical to winning the hearts of our spectators and fans – with the majority of crowds expected to be attending women’s games for the first time. You will be developing and delivering the social media strategy, producing and sharing inspiring content, and driving communications across our digital channels to maximise the reach and depth of engagement for RWC2021. 

To be successful in this role you will have: 

  • Proven experience in digital content/social media environment 
  • Experience managing social media channels (ideally including working with talent/influencers). 
  • Photoshop or similar design skills
  • Video editing skills, ideally with Adobe Premiere
  • Excellent online briefing, copywriting and editing skills
  • The ability to quickly develop effective relationships and be a confident presenter 

About Us 

At NZR we love what we do, we work hard and have fun! You’ll be joining a team of awesome people who are passionate about the game and each other, and you’ll be backed with support to thrive in your role. We know that life isn’t all about work, so we are open to flexible working options. 

We value diversity and inclusion and are committed to improving our cultural responsiveness. We embrace and respect each other’s values and we are so proud to be Rainbow Tick certified. We welcome applications from people of all backgrounds and walks of life. 

Apply Now!

If you are looking to join a fantastic group of people and think you have what it takes, then don’t delay, submit your CV and cover letter now! 

This is a fixed term opportunity until October 2021. Candidates applying from Wellington, please note our RWC team will be based in Auckland from September for the duration of the tournament.

Applications close at midday, Sunday, 24 January 2021.

To be considered for this position you must be legally entitled to work in Aotearoa, New Zealand.