Head of Content

Requisition ID:  2263
Department:  Brand
Work Type:  Hybrid
Application Close Date:  26th of April 2024

Intrepid Travel was born in 1989 with the simple mission to create positive change through the joy of travel.

More than 34 years later, we’re proud to be a certified B Corp with more than 1000 small group trips in over 120 countries. After all these years, we’ve stayed true to our mission, ensuring our adventures are good for the places we go, good for the communities we visit and good for our travellers. That’s why we carbon offset all our trips and support local communities but we’re not stopping there. We want to be the best travel company not just in the world, but for the world.

The world needs more Intrepid people: 

 

The Head of Content is accountable for developing and executing the global content strategy whilst creating an operational framework that focuses on integration and alignment of content across the Intrepid brand. 

Taking on a position of governance, this leadership role has overarching ownership of content with the aim to create a cohesive and consistent experience across all content forms and channels through a strong communications and process driven approach.  

You’ll be a critical advisor across a broad range of teams (Brand, UX, SEO, Knowledge, Sales, Product content) and own and evolve content operations including a focus on alignment, contribution and prioritisation across functions with a united objective to deliver on business goals. 

 

This is a full-time permanent position based out of our HQ on Collins Street with the flexibility to work some days from home. 

 

Some of the experience you’ll bring with you, includes:     
 

  • 5+ years’ experience in a Content, CX or Marketing management role.  

  • Degree, diploma or other industry specific education, training or experience 

  • Demonstrated understanding and experience in content leadership and management  

  • Extensive CMS experience and content platform knowledge  

  • Demonstrated people management skills - leading, coaching and developing an ambitious and diverse team 

  • Strategic content planning and implementation experience across a broad range of content forms     

 

In addition, you will have a strong awareness of content trends and global market differences, Be a standout communicator, collaborator and relationship builder, all while aligning with Intrepid’s core values of real, impactful, ambitious and together.

 

A bit about our people:

Our team reflects the diversity of our customers and the communities we visit. Our team is made up of 58 nationalities across 46 countries, and Intrepid recognises that diversity makes us a stronger business. With a commitment to breaking down barriers, we support a culture where people can be themselves. We encourage applications from people of all backgrounds, including First Nations People, LGBTQI+ people, people living with a disability, people from previously disadvantaged backgrounds, and people from different ethnicities, races, and religions. 

Work perks:

  • We offer flexible work options, including work-from-home, and work from anywhere in the world for up to 4 weeks a year
  • Employees receive a free Intrepid trip every year! As well as generous discounts available for families, and close friends
  • 5 extra days of leave annually, for use when travelling on an Intrepid trip
  • Our global leave benefits are aimed at supporting gender equity, so we offer a minimum of 10 weeks of paid parental leave for all parents, and other additional leave provisions. 
  • Access to incredible e-learning platforms, and professional development via our Elevate Mentor program
  • We provide an Employee Assistance Program, a 24/7 service that offers counselling for you and your family
  • We want to support the causes that are important to you, that’s why we offer 20 hours of volunteer leave every year.

If you’re here to inspire, create, share, and lead in what you do, we want to hear from you. We encourage you to submit your application as soon as possible – we may close advertising early if the right person is identified.