AINSE Marketing and STEM Officer

Position Overview


  • Ongoing Full-Time or Part-time Jobshare  $70k - $78.5k (Pro Rata for part-time) +15.4% super
  • Generous leave benefits.  On site childcare and swimming pool.
  • Lucas Heights, Sutherland Shire location I Flexible Work practices including job sharing.
  • Support the promotion of exciting and impactful scientific research. 

About the Opportunity


The Marketing and STEM Officer is a newly created role  to provide support with various processes associated with internal and external communications, marketing, and scholarship delivery.  Working within AINSE’s Communications and Events team, this position will collaborate closely with University students receiving support from the organisation through scholarships or events, academics, and scientific staff as part of our long standing association with ANSTO (the Australian Nuclear Science and Technology Organisation).

About You


Are you ready to take on a challenging role that offers growth opportunities and the chance to make a real impact? We are looking for candidates who possess the following six attributes:


  • Diploma or higher qualification in science or engineering, or related area
  • Strong demonstrated interest in marketing
  • Ability to thrive in a fast paced environment.
  • Proven time management and organisational skills, including ability to plan, schedule and prioritise multiple tasks/projects with a high level of detail.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in using computer software programs, including Microsoft Office


A commitment to delivering exceptional customer service and working effectively in a team.

Your Duties and Responsibilities


  • Content creation and implementation of regular website updates, ensuring published items are correct and up-to-date;
  • Production material to showcase projects and achievements, including, but not limited to, written articles and multimedia content;
  • Development and distribution of regular content for marketing campaigns, including email newsletters and social media posts;
  • Assist with the engagement of external organisations to promote partnership opportunities.
  • Provide scientific review and input regarding awards and programs, and act as first point of contact for scientific and engineering specialists engaged in the delivery of educational schools.
  • Identify opportunities and undertake various activities to promote the benefits of membership, including active promotion at conferences, events and roadshows to build the brand and reputation.
  • Ongoing membership reporting including, but not limited to, the annual report and quarterly newsletters.

About Us


For over 60 years, the Australian Institute of Nuclear Science and Engineering (AINSE) has played an integral role in enhancing the capabilities of Australia and New Zealand in nuclear science, engineering, and related research fields by facilitating world-class research and education.

AINSE provides pathways and networks for collaboration within nuclear science, engineering and related research fields both nationally and internationally. Our programs and services aim to foster scientific advancement and promote an effective collaboration between over 40 University members across Australia & New Zealand, and ANSTO.


We are an inclusive employer that supports flexible working and values our people for their diverse ideas, backgrounds and skills. We are committed to building a workplace that reflects the community we operate within and welcome applications from everyone.

How to Apply


To outline why you are the right fit for the role and joining our team, please provide the following details:


  • A cover letter addressing the six attributes listed above.
  • Current resume


Please click here to apply for the full-time role

Please click here to apply for the part-time/job share role


Only Complete applications that address all of the required information can be considered.

To be eligible for appointment, applicants will require a security and pre-employment medical assessment.


Application closing date:  12th June 2024 at 11:59pm


All applicants must be Australian citizens.