Job description

Executive Level 1

$101,955 – $115,005 (plus super)

Garden Island, NSW

The Young Endeavour Youth Scheme is seeking a highly motivated and experienced Marketing and Communication Manager to join our team. We are looking for a person who is passionate about communication, enjoys a consistently high-tempo work environment and excels at managing multiple priorities.

The successful candidate will be responsible for managing and implementing wide-ranging communication deliverables for the Young Endeavour Youth Scheme, including strategic planning, content creation, media relations, digital and social media presence, stakeholder management and events, brand management and issues management.

This position will suit someone with strong interpersonal skills, sound judgment, and a demonstrated ability to write and edit communication products. Digital marketing experience is highly desirable. The ability to work proactively and cooperatively within a small team environment is essential.

The Young Endeavour Youth Scheme administers a development program for young Australians aged 16-23 in the national sail training ship Young Endeavour. The shore based team works closely with the Navy crew who deliver the program at sea.

This is a non-ongoing vacancy for 24 months to facilitate a job share workplace arrangement.

Application Closing Date: Thursday 13 February 2020

How to apply

For further information and to apply please review the job information pack, reference NAVY/00028/20 on

Here’s the direct link for the role.


Please apply directly using the Department of Defence links above rather than through Beam.

Good luck, what a great role!