EXPRESSIONS OF INTEREST- Membership Committee

We are looking for volunteers to get involved with our new MEMBERSHIP COMMITTEE. Mardi Gras are committed to expanding our membership base and finding ways to engage and retain our members.

The Committee will be responsible for a number of areas within Mardi Gras membership including but not limited to; organising and participating in membership drives, developing models of practice, promoting membership and review of membership applications.

This is a very exciting opportunity to get involved with Mardi Gras, create change and make a difference to a very important section of our communities – our members.

Time Commitment:

Members of the committee will be asked to commit to a 12 month engagement beginning with monthly meetings, that will increase during peak times.

Core Skills:

You should have a strong understanding of community engagement, networking and communication. You should be ideas driven and able to follow ideas to completion.

Experience in the following areas will be highly regarded:

  • Membership drives
  • Relationship management
  • Community engagement
  • Marketing/Market Research

EOI closes:      Thursday 15 APRIL 2016

To submit an EOI for the MEMBERSHIP COMMITTEE, please send an email detailing your interest and relevant experience to sam.hartland@mardigras.org.au

If you have questions relating to the MEMBERSHIP COMMITTEE please email brandon.bear@mardigras.org.au

Once we receive your EOI, if there is a fit we will ask you to take part in a selection process and if successful will offer you the position as a volunteer.

David Watson

221 Sydney Park Road, Erskineville NSW 2043, Australia

Chief Strategist David Watson is a 20+ year sales and marketing veteran that has worked across different industries with a diverse range of businesses. Prior to launching Strategy Point, David was employed by photo print retailer Momento for over 7 years and in that time was instrumental in growing Momento from startup into a successful brand and service with millions of dollars of annual revenue. This experience provides his clients with unique insights and an unparalleled perspective of photographic consumers, sales and marketing, and maximising business opportunities. David has a Diploma in Strategic Marketing and is currently undertaking an Advanced Diploma of Marketing course. He is an associate member of the Australian Marketing Institute, a member of the National Board for the Australian Institute of Professional Photography, and is a member of the advisory board for the Head On Photo Festival. In his spare time David walks his pooch Rosie around Sydney Park, hones his photography, cheers for the Sydney Swans, indulges in reality TV and dreams of overseas holidays. He also supports two organizations that are close to his heart - Twenty10 who provide support for homeless gay and lesbian youth, and Assistance Dogs Australia who provide freedom and independence to people with physical disabilities.