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Sam Rye

Average rate
$60/hour
  • Joined August 2015

I specialise in agile comms for small to medium organisations who want to punch above their weight.

  • Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Sam Rye
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Availability

Not seeking work

Available

  • Available during business hours and evenings

Commitment

  • Can work 24hrs per week
  • Can commit to 6 months to 1 year

Services

Categories

Social Media Content Copywriting SEO Community

Experience

Summary

I've worked cross sectors - public, private, NGO and social enterprise. I carry a communications lens into all my work, and most recently have been leading a social innovation lab and am now founding a new venture.

Work history

Strategic Communications Consultant
Helping with campaign design and execution for a new mobile App launch - the first time the government has gone direct to parents.
Comms Lead
Led the development of a comms strategy, and executed for 2 years, building a loyal and engaged community.
Community Connector & Cofounder
I led the community building, content strategy & PR for this software startup focused on the local food movement.
Keep New Zealand Beautiful
Communications Strategist & Campaign Lead
I led the development of a NZ-first behavioural marketing campaign for KNZB in conjunction with Conservation Volunteers which aimed to get more people volunteering and taking pride in their community.
Community Connector & Cofounder
I led the community building, content strategy & PR for this software startup focused on the local food movement.
Keep New Zealand Beautiful
Communications Strategist & Campaign Lead
I led the development of a NZ-first behavioural marketing campaign for KNZB in conjunction with Conservation Volunteers which aimed to get more people volunteering and taking pride in their community.

Education

Accreditations

University of East Anglia
BSc Business Management & Marketing
Massey University: College of Creative Arts
Masters of Design (currently studying)
Photography Institute
Diploma of Professional Photography

Skills

Skills

communications social media strategy content strategy social media management agile methodology growth hacking content creation graphic design

Tools

Slack Canva Buffer Hootsuite Google Analytics Wordpress Twitter Facebook Pinterest Facebook Insights Asana Trello Hubspot Sprout Social Storify

Interests

Industries I love

Advertising & Marketing Education Food Health & Wellness Kids & Parenting PR & Communications Philanthropy Photography Social Enterprise Tech

Side projects

Enspiral, Collaboration Cafe, Lean Comms, MVP Design, Bucky Box, Lifehack, Volunteer Impact

Ideal team

I'm flexible, but I love small creative teams, decentralised/self management working styles.