Communications Adviser (Band 6)

Communications Adviser (Band 6)

Job Title: Communications Adviser (Band 6)
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Melbourne
Salary: $37.25 per hour plus superannuation
Start Date: 01/04/2019
Reference: 2914238
Contact Name: Bryony Reid
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 28, 2019 15:03

Job Description

Public Sector People (PSP) are currently looking to speak to Communications Advisors to join a Local Government from 1st April for 2 months.

About the role:
  • Band 6 Rate 
  • Local Government experience required
  • Work in Melbourne's outer south east
  • Have a varied and fast pace workload 
Develop, implement and evaluate a broad range of communication/information/public relations strategies, programs and activities.

General Duties Include:
  • Ability to provide specialist media and communications advice to the Mayor, senior management and other staff
  • Ability to deal effectively and diplomatically with all internal and external clients/customers
  • Initiative, a ‘can do’ approach to producing outcomes and the ability to manage competing work priorities and projects within strict time frames
  • Ability to create strong communication links among staff and external contacts including the media, designers, printers and other relevant stakeholders and suppliers.
Requirements include:
  • Tertiary qualifications in an appropriate field such as communications, journalism or public relations
  • Post graduate work experience in a public relations/corporate communications or journalism role
  • Relevant previous experience in a local government environment is preferred
Get in touch for more information!

As an approved public sector recruitment partner we are ideally placed to assist you in your search for your next opportunity. For a confidential discussion regarding this opportunity or other positions within Local Government or the wider Public Sector, please contact Bryony Reid on (03) 8535 3111.

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