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Senior Media & Communications Advisor

Job details

Location: VIC - Melbourne
Discipline:
Reference: Ad-31323
Posted: 7 days ago

Job description

  • Immediate start - 3 month contract opportunity
  • Engage with stakeholders across the business
  • Based in Eastern suburbs
  • Attractive hourly rate

An exciting opportunity to work for a multifaceted, fast paced local government in a supportive environment based in the Eastern suburbs. The role will report to the Unit Manager of Communications and will mainly undertake external communications activities.  

Responsibilities will include: 

  • Managing Council's media relations which includes preparing for potential issues
  • Establishing and developing the council's media and issues management policy
  • Developing strategic communication plans in order to promote Council across the community to all stakeholders
  • Planning media campaigns to support strategic objectives


To be successful in this role;  

  • You will have demonstrated experience in communications
  • Previous local government experience would be advantageous
  • You will be experience in implementing media and communication strategies
  • Tertiary qualification in public relations, journalism or communications
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal

Please 'APPLY' today if this is something you would be interested in.