Communications and Marketing Manager

Date published

02 Sep 2022

Applications close

30 Sep 2022



The Royal Flying Doctor Service Western Operations (RFDS WO) has an outstanding history of service and excellence in aeromedical and primary health care across Western Australia. As one of Australia’s most iconic brands and voted 2021’s Most Trusted Charity, every hour of every day the RFDS WO is performing lifesaving work across Western Australia.

If you would love to lead a broad mix of communications and marketing in an exciting, iconic organisation this may the job for you.

About the role

As Communications and Marketing Manager for the Royal Flying Doctor Service in WA, you will lead strategic communications and marketing to support brand and reputation, and make a real difference to our service.

This role promises a satisfying mix of strategy, creativity, analysis and relationship-building inside and outside the organisation. You will lead a small team to manage media, corporate communications, marketing campaigns and internal communications, and be an important contributor in other areas of the organisation such as incident response, stakeholder engagement activities and support for fundraising and corporate partnerships.

This role promises the opportunity to work with a trusted brand that is rich in stories and respected by many people.

About you

The right person for the job will have significant communications and marketing experience. They will have a head for strategy and their sleeves rolled up to get things done. 

This person will be curious to learn about every area of the RFDS and have the capability to create productive relationships across the organisation and with our many stakeholders. 

The right candidate will be a positive leader for the team, and be practical, flexible and professional.  They will have a contemporary approach to planning, delivering and evaluating their portfolio of responsibilities and be accountable for your results. This person will be proud to be part of Australia’s most trusted charity and of making a difference to people in regional Western Australia.


- Full-time, 12 months (parental leave cover) with possibility of extension.
- Salary packaging - up to $15,900 per annum for everyday expenses and up to $2,650 per annum on meals and entertainment expenses
- Novated Lease options 

We are driven by our Values of Respect, Fairness, Diversity, and Safety. We offer our team members a unique and dynamic work environment with generous salary packaging options.
Submit your resume and cover letter by clicking on the ‘Apply Now’ button. 

If you are successful in your application, being vaccinated against COVID-19 will be a term of your employment conditions.

RFDSWO is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and we encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people from culturally diverse backgrounds and people with disabilities to apply. Please note applicants require the right to work in Australia.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.