Senior Digital Marketing Specialist

Communications & Marketing · Auckland, Mt Eden
Department Communications & Marketing
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced
Compensation $70,000-$80,000

Are you a digital marketer with creative flare, technical skill and a heart for mental health? The Mental Health Foundation wants to hear from you.

We’re looking for a senior digital marketing specialist to join our freshly created digital team and help our work reach our audiences and change their lives for the better. This role will work closely with the newly appointed digital team lead bringing your digital wizardry, ingenuity and ideas to our mahi and help us make a difference every day.

We’re a national charity with a big mission – we want everyone in Aotearoa to enjoy good mental health and wellbeing, regardless of whether or not they experience mental distress. Our small but mighty team works hard at this every day, but we can’t be everywhere at once, and our digital work helps us reach people and engage with them and new and exciting ways.

You’ll be supporting our suicide prevention work, our campaigns like Pink Shirt Day, helping us to build new websites and improve our existing ones, growing our social strategy, supporting the growth of our team members and executing, optimising and evaluating our digital strategy from end-to-end.

If you have:

  • At least three years of digital marketing specialist experience (agency or client side)
  • Strong, general digital marketing skills, including experience developing and executing strategies for web and social, delivering evaluations, reporting and analysis
  • Basic understanding of HTML coding
  • An understanding of self-service advertising management
  • Familiarity with a range of CMS and eDM delivery systems
  • Experience with digital campaign management
  • Experience with project management
  • Understanding of the Te Tiriti O Waitangi and practical application and/or a willingness to grow and expand this knowledge
  • Existing knowledge of and/or willingness to grow and extend knowledge of te ao Māori and te reo Māori

If that sounds like you, we’d love to hear from you.  

A comprehensive Job Description is available here

What we offer 

  • A vibrant, open-plan office based in the heart of Mt Eden
  • A positive, supportive, friendly and collaborative team culture
  • Flexible working arrangements, including summer hours (half-day Fridays during daylight savings)! 
  • Professional and personal development opportunities.


The MHF works within its organisational values of: 

  • Ōritetanga - fairness and equity 
  • Tika, Pono, Aroha - respect, truthfulness, compassion 
  • Whānaungatanga- trusted relationships, whānau-centred 
  • Te Pae Tawhiti - innovation 
  • Toitū– sustainability.


This role sits within the Mental Health Foundation’s Digital team and reports to the Communications and Marketing Team Lead – Digital


The salary range for this role is $70,000 - $80,000 and will commensurate the successful candidate's skills and experience for the role.  


We value the expertise of people with experience of mental distress or illness - or tāngata mātau-ā-wheako - and are an EEO employer.  


The Mental Health Foundation actively promotes the articles of Te Tiriti o Waitangi.  

This role is based in Auckland. 

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa. 


Closing date for applications is Friday 19th August 2022 at 5pm. 

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  • Location
    Auckland, Mt Eden
  • Department
    Communications & Marketing
  • Employment Type
  • Minimum Experience
  • Compensation