About the Role
Reporting to the Corporate Communications Manager the role supports the rest of the Communications team in all aspects of corporate comms, including planning, media relations, and maintaining the integrity of Lotto NZ’s reputation in external communications. You will have ownership of reputational management, customer communication, telling stories of Lotto NZ’s winners and increasing awareness of Lotto NZ’s purpose. It also supports the social responsibility team by providing communications advice and support, with a focus on Lotto NZ’s world-leading responsible gaming programme.
To be successful in this role you will likely have at least 3 years of communications experience. We are looking for a proactive and innovative Communications Advisor who can think on their feet. There’s a lot of different facets to this role and we don’t need you to be experienced across all of them, but we do need someone with plenty of practice in developing and implementing communications plans and experience writing high quality comms for an external audience. Exposure to community PR and media would be advantageous but what’s more important than that is your attitude. Lotto NZ have a strong culture, the team is fun, genuine, and really want to help. There is a lot of energy and drive and the manager of this team is knowledgeable, fosters a collaborative team culture and supports flexible working.
This is a unique and exciting opportunity to be part of a busy, diverse and high performing team in one of New Zealand’s most well-known brands.
About the Company
We all know Lotto NZ, a brand that has been around since the late 80s and most of us have dreamed about winning big!
Lotto NZ exists to provide safe gaming that allows New Zealanders to play and win while generating funding for the benefit of New Zealand communities. The funding created by Lotto NZ plays a critical role in building strong, sustainable communities and Lotto NZ are committed to providing a safe, secure and friendly gaming environment that encourages responsible play.
Plus they have the most heart-warming adverts on television!
We encourage you to apply now as our recruitment process is underway, however please note applications will not be progressed to further stages until after the 11th of January 2021.
We are currently experiencing an incredibly high volume of applications and it may take us longer than usual to get back to you. It’s outside our normal service levels and we apologise.
For us to focus on servicing candidates and clients to the highest possible standards, we encourage all expressions of interest to be made via this advert. This will ensure your information reaches the correct consultant promptly and we will respond to you as quickly as possible.
To apply for this vacancy you MUST be a New Zealand citizen, resident, or have already secured the right to work in New Zealand and therefore hold a valid visa.