Senior Communications Officer

Job details

Location: VIC - Melbourne
Reference: Ad-43020
Posted: over 1 year ago

Job description

  • Engage with stakeholders across the business
  • Local government - based in the Northern suburbs - 3 days per week
  • Immediate start - initial 4 month contract opportunity 

About the Company
This local government authority, based in the Northern suburbs, close to public transport, have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Communications professional to join their busy team. This organisation are going through some substantial growth and this role will play a substantial part of this. Your tasks will be diverse as you will assist the team achieve their goals and targets. This is a a 4 month contract.

About the Role:

  • Research, write, and edit Council publications and other communications material such as the bi-monthly magazine, speeches, postcards, and posters
  • Develop communications and engagement information across existing communications channels
  • Building positive relationships throughout the organisation and also with external stakeholders
  • Working alongside the Project Manager in order to proactively manage issues and prepare key communications
  • Proactively manage Council’s communications program, corporate communications, media relations and issues management

To be successful in this position you must have:

  • Minimum of 5 years experience working within communications 
  • Experience working in local government and/or community based 
  • Proven industry experience and tertiary qualifications
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal as well as strong project management skills

Apply now!
In return you will be rewarded with an excellent rate of pay and the chance to work with a well tenured and supportive teamFor further information please contact Sinead on 03 8610 6103 or 

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