Careers | The Benevolent Society

Content and Social Media Specialist

  • Full time position based at our National Office in Glebe  
  • Competitive remuneration + Salary Packaging  
  • Flexible Friendly organisation, WFH options available  

We are Australia’s first charity, providing a range of Disability, Child, Youth and Family and Aged Care services across New South Wales, Queensland and South Australia. We are an independent, non-religious service provider which supports people to live life their way. Our vision is for a just society where all Australians can live their best life. We use our practice wisdom to mobilise social movements that advocate for anyone in need and create social change.  

About the role  

As our Content and Social Media Specialist, you will oversee, develop and facilitate creative content production for our brand. You will help develop, implement and manage our social media content for distribution on all our platforms.  


  • Provide specialist advice to content teams and assist with development and execution of creative social content ideas  
  • Actively develop and publish content and moderate all social channels including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube and LinkedIn (and other emerging platforms)  
  • Facilitate and coordinate the production of Client and Staff stories including story ideas, information gathering, call sheets and location logistics.  
  • Be first point of contact for production crew for shoots, liaise with internal and external stakeholders and be available post shoot for production to review content / gather transcripts / create content production process for distribution across our channels  

Our Benefits  

We support people to live life, their way. That includes you, our employee. A best life is deeply personal. It can change as life changes. Here are a few things you might be interested in:   

  • Salary Benefits - In addition to your salary you can package up to $15,900 pa pre tax and benefit from a $2,650 meals and entertainment card + discount program and package vehicles!   
  • Work/Life Balance - Flexible work arrangements + laptop & phone provided to work remotely + 1 accrued day off a month for full time employees   
  • Recognition and Reward - Length of Service rewards + long service leave after 5 years    
  • Wellness-  Fitness passport + Employee Assistance Program +  opportunity to purchase additional leave    
  • Professional development - Ongoing learning, training and career progression opportunities  

Skills and Experience  

  • Tertiary qualification in marketing/ communications  
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in marketing, content creation and social media experience  
  • Solid understanding of the Social Media environment, analytics, reporting and trends  
  • Strong customer service focus with the desire to make the experience better for the organisation and audience  
  • Excellent interpersonal, written, verbal and presentation skills  
  • Great attention to detail and excellent time management  

Contact Kathryn.jackson@benevolent.org.au for more information. 


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TBS is committed to building an inclusive and diverse workforce that reflects the communities and people we support and advocate for. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, people of all ages, identity and abilities. We pride ourselves on being a client and child safe organisation and as such all our staff and volunteers go through security screening relevant to the role. The Benevolent Society supports vaccination as the best way to keep our clients, communities, volunteers and employees safe from COVID-19. Vaccination for COVID-19 is a condition of employment and volunteering.