APS5 Communications Officer

Location Canberra
Discipline Government
Job reference 165201
Salary AU$50 - AU$55 per hour

We are actively engaged with our Federal Government client in Canberra who are looking for APS5 level Communications Officer to commence initial 12 months contract with 3x 12 months extension.

Australian citizens are eligible to apply

Role and Responsibilities:

The APS5 Communications Officer position is accountable under limited direction to perform moderately complex to complex work relating to:

  • Assisting in the development of communications plans with specific objectives across different channels and segments
  • Ensuring that plans and strategies integrate staff awareness and engagement into all announcements and external communication activity as appropriate.
  • Creating, maintaining, and conducting analytics reporting across multiple platforms and extracting key insights for optimisation and continuous improvement
  • This position is accountable for organising their workflow, performing work and identifying opportunities for improvement.
  • They are required to make sound decisions relating to the areas of internal and external communications activity.
  • The position will be required to communicate with and provide advice to, a wide variety of internal and external stakeholders that supports the effective use of communication activity.
  • They will be responsible for providing expert advice to internal business stakeholders on the effective use of internal and external communication channels.
  • Role may also be required to undertake specialist or technical research and analysis, conduct investigations and provide advice on policies and legislation
  • Tertiary qualifications in a relevant discipline and demonstrated experience in a similar role is required.

Karun Sharma

Account Manager - Public Sector

Let's Connect


+61 2 6200 3399

ManpowerGroup is committed to being a Diversity Confident Recruiter and encourages applications from people from a diverse range of backgrounds, including people with a disability. Please indicate your preferred method of communication in your resume and please let us know if you require any reasonable adjustments should you be contacted for an interview.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

By submitting your resume and other personal information with this application you are consenting to this information being collected in line with our privacy policy. Follow the link to learn more - www.manpowergroup.com.au/privacy-policy

Experis Pty Ltd is a wholly owned subsidiary of ManpowerGroup

State: QLD, licensee/s Manpower Services (Australia) Pty Ltd, LHL-02026-D5L4Q. State: QLD, licensee/s Experis Pty Ltd, LHL-02014-Y5F6D. State: SA, licensee/s Manpower Services (Australia) Pty Ltd, LHS 288856