Communications Adviser

Location Melbourne CBD
Discipline Sales & Marketing
Job reference 164409
Salary AU$56.78 - AU$64.42 per hour

  • 5-month contract with potential to extend
  • Melbourne CBD location with WFH options
  • VPS 4 level

Manpower is actively engaged with a State Government department that is now looking for a Communications Adviser to provide strategic communications advice to internal stakeholders, as well as engaging with early childhood and school communities.

This is a temporary VPS 4 role and will commence ASAP.

Key Accountabilities & Key Selection Criteria

  • Developing, managing and implementing communications strategies and plans for the department's priority portfolios
  • Providing ongoing communications support across the department's programs and portfolios
  • Assisting the Communications Managers in providing advice to the Authority's Executives, Ministerial Advisors and other internal teams on event opportunities, risk assessment, issues management, communications and stakeholder management strategies.
  • Developing or updating content for the website, social media and other promotional materials
  • Working closely with the relevant parts of the department to proactively seek out stories and communications opportunities.
  • Engaging with the community
  • Knowledge of marketing and communications theory and practice.
  • Expertise in one of the following: - strategic marketing and communications advice - events coordination and implementation - development of content for a range of channels, including speaking notes, social media and website

Maddison Deane

Recruitment Consultant

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