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With a content portfolio like no other media organisation in the country, SBS occupies multiple channels and platforms, and provides a unique opportunity for employees to help make Australia a better place to live.

Mid-weight Creative

At SBS, we embrace difference and we welcome applications from people of all backgrounds.

We also acknowledge the unique contribution that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples make to our society and our workplace through their enduring and continued connection to land, sea, sky and community.

About Us

SBS is one of the world's most unique and innovative media organisations, producing trusted, meaningful and engaging content that exists for all Australians to inspire, support and celebrate the diversity of our multicultural society. 

Our purpose, for the last 40 years, has reflected and explored the evolving diversity of Australia, investing in initiatives to deepen its connections with communities, sharing their stories and giving a voice to those often unheard, with the aim of increasing understanding and respect of the differences that make up Australia.

SBS is a truly distinctive network, showcasing multicultural, multilingual and First Nations stories otherwise untold in the Australian media.

The Department

The SBS Media Sales division a high-performing, fast-paced and diverse sales team with offices in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide and Perth.  The team are incredibly driven by SBS’ purpose and our point of difference.  The Cultural Connect team is a dedicated team within the SBS Media Sales Division delivering strategy, creative and solutions that connect organisations to culture, community and Country across SBS’ ecosystem.

This position is in the high-performing, award-winning CulturalConnect Creative Services team, who provide support with integrated opportunities for clients across SBS platforms on tv, online, social media and radio. 

Our Vision: We are the most loved and trusted media team, inspired by diversity to create extraordinary experiences.

Our Purpose: Giving a voice to brands in our diverse world.

The Role

The purpose of this role is to conceptualise, edit, shoot (where needed) and contribute to best practice pitch response deck collateral, effectively communicating integration ideas to clients, as well as producing sales reels, trade marketing campaigns and case study presentations to a premium standard.  Production of Sponsorship Billboards is also a key part of this role.

Reporting into the Creative Manager within our CulturalConnect team, this role will see you:

  • Attend brainstorms to contribute towards innovative concept generation.
  • Development and production of pitch response deck collateral to the highest standard (including storyboards, copy, creative references, logo development, mood boards etc).
  • Ability to self-shoot and edit video content for use as part of pitch response collateral to communicate concepts, internal reels and trade marketing collateral.
  • Lead production support of Sponsorship Billboards.
  • Contribute to SBS Media’s one-team culture approach by assisting with production of internal staff culture event reels and communications.
  • Produce SBS Media trade marketing campaigns and reels whilst working within a team framework to ensure that goals are met, with due consideration for style, SBS and SBS Media brand positioning and reputation, audience and adherence to deadlines.
  • Ensure all project files are maintained and archived as part of your workflows.
  • Keep abreast of industry developments; incorporate and adapt to new technologies as required to ensure that output is of the highest standard.

It is a requirement of this role that incumbents are fully vaccinated with an approved Covid-19 vaccination in line with the ATAGI guidelines which include booster shots. We do however have a medical exemption process and we would be happy to discuss your application should this be applicable to you.

About you

  • Experience working in a similar role.
  • An impressive conceptual outlook and ability to produce original creative, across radio, video and digital, for TV and commercial clients.
  • Experience in post-production including directing voice over artists and technical operators.
  • Some proven experience of overseeing both graphics and post-production to an exceptionally high standard.
  • Strong experience in interpreting briefs, conceptualising and scripting
  • Editing experience with Premiere Pro (or equivalent), with some knowledge of Photoshop and After Effects advantageous. 
  • Ability to multitask and implement multiple projects.
  • Remain calm and solutions-focussed in a fast-paced environment.
  • Understanding of different media platforms (including online, social media, radio, tv, print) and how audiences engage with them.
  • Knowledge of MS Office products, in particular MS Word, PowerPoint, SharePoint and TEAMS as you will use these in your day-to-day for creative and pitch responses.
  • Confidence to share and present creative concepts to stakeholders internally and externally, and to manage all aspects of approvals and feedback.
  • Self-motivated with the desire to execute every job to the highest standard.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • An ability to work collaboratively and communicate effectively with people from a wide variety of backgrounds and departments.
  • Be open to constructive feedback and willing to offer it to others to deliver the best results.
  • Understanding how to champion the SBS Brand, while partnering with commercial brands that align with them.
  • A strong showreel/portfolio of varied creative work that can demonstrate examples of how you have pitched ideas; commercial or short form videos; social media content; sizzle reels; live action shoots; case study reels as well as any examples of digital/multiplatform campaigns.

Feel like you meet most, but perhaps not all, the criteria listed? Then send through your details; whilst we have specific requirements in mind, we can look at how we may be able to bridge any gaps.

Some of the reasons to consider working with us

  • The people! We truly celebrate and welcome difference at SBS and encourage everyone to bring their whole self to work, you’ll be part of one of the most inclusive companies in Australia!
  • The culture and the engagement of our workforce! SBS is ranked in the top 25% of all media companies for employee engagement
  • We offer a range of benefits; from flexible work arrangements, health checks, salary packaging, an employee assistance program and for our Sydney based employees, free gym membership and parking (subject to availability).
  • We’re agile and innovative in the way we work, as well as being a trusted and established brand. At SBS we have been broadcasting for over 40 years and our future is packed with many more exciting developments!
  • We also love to promote from within! We have allocated training funds to do just that and help bridge the gaps when moving from role to role.

Want to learn more? Then hit apply and take the first step to applying not just for another job but a possible whole new career in a purpose led organisation!

Not quite the right role for you? No problem, how about popping your details into our talent pool? Email us at noreplytalentpool@sbs.com.au to let us know what roles would be of interest to you and we will keep you informed of when they arise! (If you no longer want to be listed in our talent pool, then just email  us and let us know and we will remove your detail).

For other opportunities within our organisation please visit our careers website SBS Careers - Working at SBS

Reasonable adjustments

SBS recognises that everyone is unique, and you might require some adjustments to ensure you have the best opportunity to apply and put your skills forward for consideration. If we can make some adjustments to the SBS recruitment/interview process to better enable you to shine, then please contact careers@sbs.com.au and let us know.

Adjustments may include but are not limited to; alternative application methods, interview setups, physical requirements, guidance for trans or gender diverse applicants, specific interview availability times and more.

We are shortlisting applications as they come in, so don’t delay apply today! 

To apply online, please go to http://sbs.com.au/careers

 

 

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