Marketing Coordinator (6 Month FTC)

Rabobank Australia and New Zealand Group is entering a period with significant ambitions for growth across the balance sheet. This role is pivotal in delivering that growth through integrated marketing strategies focusing on converting prospects to customers, and retaining existing clients within a multi-brand environment and across the region.
As a rare global and multi-brand marketing opportunity this role is integral in driving value through the cumulative impact of our brands in both countries, over time, and truly ensuring we remain focussed on our customer value propositions.
It spans the remit of stakeholder reengagement, strategy development and technical marketing execution
This role requires strengths in agility, being a team player and has strong influencing capability and the ability to be ‘hands on’.Our vision is to enable our clients to feed the world and sustainably achieve their goals and aspirations. Our objective is to be recognised as the leading bank in the food and agribusiness industry. And, we will achieve those through the values of co-operation, respect, integrity, sustainability and professionalism.
Rabobank Australia and New Zealand Group is part of the international Rabobank Group, is one of Australasia’s largest rural lenders and a significant provider of corporate financial services to the food and agribusiness sector in Australia and New Zealand. Globally and locally, the bank runs one of the world’s pre-eminent food and agribusiness research units.
Rabobank established an office in Australia in 1990 and acquired the Primary Industry Bank of Australia (PIBA) in Australia and New Zealand in 1994. With headquarters in Sydney, Rabobank’s Australasian operations have 61 branches throughout Australia and 33 locations in New Zealand. The Group employs more than 1200 people in Australia and New Zealand.

We are structured in three core banking businesses:
• Rural financial services and business banking offering a range of customised financial products and services to primary producers and ‘beyond-the-farm-gate’ in the food, agribusiness, beverage and related manufacturing and service sectors
• Corporate financial services works with both large corporations and middle market operations in the food, agribusiness, beverage and related manufacturing and service industries. Products and services include corporate lending, structured finance, trade finance, commodity finance, equipment finance, financial market instruments and derivatives, mergers & acquisitions and corporate advisory
• Retail deposits and investments primarily under the RaboDirect brand in both countries. This is an online savings and investment bank in Australia and New Zealand, which provides competitive savings and deposit products and online access to managed funds in NZ
The marketing of the RaboDirect brand across New Zealand is managed through the RaboDirect Marketing team. The scope of this unit is the design and delivery of the commercial marketing and communications strategy to drive the broader business objectives for New Zealand and the global business.

As a member of the RDNZ Marketing team, the Marketing Coordinator is responsible for the delivery of effective marketing and communications activations internally and externally to build on and reinforce the Rabobank and RaboDirect brands in New Zealand. Job Requirements

Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities:

• Marketing coordination and administration support Invoicing, Forms, Prizes, Merchandising, interest rate changes marketing and communications campaign records management
• Co-ordinate and deploy email marketing campaigns in line with overall marketing objectives
• Provide support and assistance as needed on marketing projects
• Co-ordinate and review key events and sponsorships
• Assist in monitoring and managing social media channels, including maintaining an integrated content calendar and supporting inbound customer queries and comments
• Ensure effective internal communication of marketing initiatives
• Maintain task timelines, monitor resource requirements and ensure that all work is completed within the scheduled deadlines.
• Contribute to the development and implementation of an existing customer marketing strategy, and associated budget management, that delivers to business objectives.

Core Competencies:

Customer Focus*: Engaging the customer in dialogue, detecting and listing customers’ wishes and needs. Responding and anticipating this, putting the customer first. Thinking and acting from the customer’s perspective. Staying focused on creating added value for the customer (customer value) and improving the service provision.

Partnership*: Contributing to a joint result based on the philosophy of reciprocal value creation. Seeking collaboration and supporting others. Showing commitment to the joint objective and acting accordingly. Sharing information and knowledge with others. Achieving and connecting synergies.

Deliver Results: Working actively and in a
disciplined way towards achieving the agreed results and set goals. Working according to the principles of ‘right first time’ and ‘good is good enough’. Seeking challenges and identifying and creating opportunities to improve results.

Influencing: Winning other people’s support by using convincing arguments and the correct tone and timing. Inspiring and enthusing others with presentation, personal conviction and image. Starting a movement, mobilising people and getting commitment through persuasion and inspiration. Demonstrates and champions leadership, open mindedness, commitment and flexibility to find better ways of working, through strategy, structure and approach

Initiative: Challenging self and others to pursue initiatives and take responsible risks with the objective of improving results. Making decisions and initiating actions based on well-considered risk analysis. Daring to speak up and make choices. Taking responsibility for own decisions and choices.

Job Skills and Knowledge:
• 1-2 years’ experience working in marketing/advertising coordinator role preferable.
• Bank experience preferable (not essential).
• Project and time management experience.
• Excellent planning, organisational and time management skills.
• Ability to work in high pressure, high volume and deadline driven environment.
• Confident communication, negotiation and influencing skills
• Supreme collaboration and organisational skills to manage cross-functional stakeholders, internally
• Builds relationships with marketing stream members to integrate all elements of campaigns and enhance effectiveness
• Strong team player with an understanding of the importance of keeping relevant inputs informed
• Comfortable with challenging the status quo
• Exceptional ability to manage stakeholders within the team and across the business
• Proactive and enthusiastic attitude towards delivering business objectives
• Keen to learn and share innovative ideas
This is a role with broad scope and opportunity to shine. Working across the entire business with
senior stakeholder on a diverse array of products, services and initiatives – globally, nationally and

Opportunity to stretch your strategic thinking capability & stakeholder engagement skills

Opportunity to be a contributor in the further development of the Marketing department’s recognition and respect as a strategic business partner


• 1-2 years + experience in a marketing role
• Qualifications in marketing, business or communications

Desirable: (Optional)
• 1-2 years + financial services or agribusiness experience

Marketing Coordinator (6 Month FTC)

Contract type Full time
Location Wellington
Reference number 167574
Publication date 12 February 2019
Apply before 12 March 2019

Application procedure

Where we make the difference

Interesting jobs for you uses cookies
By using cookies we ensure our website is safe and user-friendly. They also mean we can inform you better. The level of cookies and processing of personal information we apply is up to you.
More about cookies