Communications And Media Officer

Communications And Media Officer

Job Title: Communications And Media Officer
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Melbourne
Salary: $49 per hour plus superannuation
Reference: 2949605
Contact Name: Vera Boon
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 05, 2019 10:16

Job Description

Benefits include:
  • Positively impact the connection between this Council and its residents
  • Work close to home in the Geelong region
  • 3-month contract, full-time hours, potential to extend
  • ASAP start - apply today, start tomorrow...
About the role:

Public Sector People are currently inviting applications for the role of Communications And Media Officer to join a large progressive Council based in the Geelong region of Victoria. This opportunity is a 3-month temporary contract with an immediate start.

As the successful candidate, you will identify and develop positive news stories and prepare media releases to maximise the community’s understanding and perception of the council's projects and activities. Additionally, you will co-edit and produce the regular Community Update newsletter: the council's key printed communication channel to its community.

Requirements include:
  • Tertiary qualifications in Journalism, Communications or Media or related field highly desirable
  • Excellent writing skills and demonstrated capacity to research and prepare clear written material across a range of media on complex organisational matters
  • Current Victorian driver licence mandatory
  • If successful, a Working with Children Check will be required
For a confidential discussion regarding this role or other Communications, Sales and Marketing opportunities within public sector, please contact Vera Boon on (03) 8535 3111.