Media Officer

Location Brisbane CBD
Discipline Public Sector / Government
Job reference 160608
Salary AU$40 - AU$50 per hour

  • Initial 6-month contract with high potential to extend
  • APS 4 level role
  • CBD location

ManpowerGroup is actively engaged with a Federal Government department that is now looking to on-board an enthusiastic Media Officer, who will be key in managing all media relationships and communication activities across Australia.

This is an initial 6-month contract, with the potential to extend for an additional 1 year.

About the role:

  • Support a large team of marketing and communications professionals across a variety of campaigns
  • Liaise with newsrooms around Australia and work with relevant stakeholders to organise interviews, generate media coverage and disseminate key departmental messages.
  • Proactively monitor group in-boxes, and manage deployment of campaigns and marketing activities.
  • Support PR campaigns and resolve complex enquiries from external stakeholders

About you:

  • You have exceptional attention to detail and thrives in a fast-paced environment
  • You can work with a level of autonomy and independence, and can confidently make decisions that are based on professional judgement and in the context of a complex and changing environment.
  • You take a proactive approach to managing activities with internal and external stakeholders.
  • You are confident in bringing issues or program hiccups to the leadership team to ensure problems are addressed in a timely manner and reduce risk of further issues occurring.

Applications close: Wednesday 24 November

Emily Collins
Managing Consultant
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+ 61 2 9263 8648

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