Social Media Coordinator at Koala

Marketing and Advertising, Marketing, Full-time, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia sydney marketing full-time
Posted a month ago

At Koala, our mission is to deliver better furniture experiences, designed with the World in mind. Combining customer-centric products, a world-class technology and fulfilment platform, incredible customer service and social good; we are changing the way people buy and enjoy furniture to create happier, healthier habitats.

Why do we have this role @ Koala

We are looking for an organized and passionate social media coordinator to join the growing social team. In this role, you will work closely with the Influencer & Partnerships Manager to facilitate production of content through influencers & brand partners. You will support by working to supply products to influencers, come along to social & influencer shoots to support in content production, collate data for measurement of performance of organic social & influencer content and post content to social channels.

As the Social Media Coordinator, you will be responsible for posting all organic social content across Instagram, Tiktok & YouTube, ensuring all influencer orders are delivered and providing support to enhance performance of content from Influencers and partner brands.

We seek a creative and driven self starter, who’s eager to learn and develop their skills in social media & growth marketing. If you are passionate about influencers & social media, this role offers an exciting opportunity to be an integral part of Koala’s next chapter.


What key responsibilities does this role have @ Koala?

  • Post content across all organic social media channels including Instagram, TikTok, YouTube, Pinterest etc
  • Work closely with influencer partners to arrange partnerships, content briefs, product delivery, content delivery & measurement of campaign performanceSupport in Brand partnership deliverables
  • Support in organising and facilitating social content shoots, sometimes in partnership 
  • with influencers & partner brands

Ideal background…

  • This is an entry level position which requires team collaboration and an eagerness to learn.
  • 1+ years of influencer and / or content creation experience at a high growth direct-to-consumer brand or early stage startup ideal but not essential
  • Experience in creative analysis and optimisation ideal but not essential
  • Experience in working in fast paced team environments, contributing to successful outcomes
  • Keen eye for detail, with the ability to create briefs and communicate clearly with varying stakeholders.
  • Fast paced worker, with the ability to pivot where required and prioritize effectively.


Treehouse Perks and Privileges…

Koala is only great when its employees are happy — and we’re one happy bunch! 

  • WFB/Hybrid working - We’re mixing it up with 3+ days back in the Alexandria Treehouse (office) and work from bed/home (WFB).
  • Take a break - Generous time off - volunteer, parental, Koala life leave and more to help keep your work-life balance, balanced. 
  • Tuesday lunches, Monthly barbies, socials and stocked kitchen - With an emphasis on healthy, local and organic produce.
  • Pet-friendly - The Koala Treehouse is as pet-friendly as they get!
  • Surprise & delight - The two-word combo at the core of everything we do. All Koalas can expect to enjoy free Koala products with ‘mates rates’ for your friends and fam. 
  • Support & wellbeing - Our employee experience respects and embraces all families, formed, found and evolving. You’ll have access to our Employee Assistance Program, which includes unlimited sessions for financial, work, relationship, family or wellbeing support.
  • Accelerate your career - via our Learning Management platform Juno, as well as individual and team growth budgets and dedicated days. 
  • Short and long-term incentive plans ensure you benefit as Koala succeeds!  
  • Community & connection - We believe that simply doing ‘no harm’ isn’t good enough  So, how are we doing our part? BCorp Certified, WWF Partnership, volunteer days, a member of SoftLanding,  1% and so much more.
  • All in all, the Koala Kommunity is a great place to hang out and belong to!

Koalities we look for…

At Koala, we do things a little differently and we don’t shy away from the fact that we expect a lot from our employees! We are ambitious. We are curious. We are selfless. We want you to challenge expectations, always look to make a difference and give us something different from the norm. We want people that bring great energy, that have a long-game focus and are always trying to find new angles and approaches to the way we work. We're a team full of entrepreneurial spirit and have a relentless focus on 'what's next' but while always reviewing 'what's been done' and learning, growing and adapting. We're confident, but NEVER arrogant and we adapt to change like Steve Smith under a short ball.  Honesty and empathy drive everything we do, as well as a total focus on exceeding our customers’ expectations. So if you feel like this could be you... well what the bloody hell are you waiting for? Drop us a line, and let's see what you've got! ;)

There’s no such thing as a ‘perfect’ candidate, Koala is a place where everyone has opportunity. So however you identify and whatever background you bring with you, please apply if this is a role that would make you excited to come into work every day. We’re an equal opportunity employer, and recognize that a diverse workforce is crucial to our success as a business. To read more, check out our careers, LinkedIn, or the great work we do with Work180.