Communications Officer

Communications Officer

Job Title: Communications Officer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Melbourne
Salary: $45 - $55/hr + super
Start Date: Immediate
Reference: 2918039
Contact Name: Vera Boon
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 04, 2019 12:16

Job Description

This is an exciting role that will see you work with council to help formulate their climate change plan. This is an initial 6-month contract opportunity with the possibility of extension. 

The role:
  • Responsibility for managing the development and delivery of projects that formalise Council’s strategic response to long term tree management, climate change and biodiversity.
  • Project management including establishment of project documentation, identifying risk and relevant stakeholders.
  • Leading project research including sourcing relevant background material and data, providing written reports that summarise and present relevant arguments.
  • Develop options and alternatives for action and document their predicted effectiveness in meeting the goals or objectives of a given a project.
About you:
  • Experience in a Communications/Content Writing role focusing on the delivery of a strategic project within a public sector setting essential.
  • Experience in undertaking research, analysing information and developing strategic responses or policy positions and or experience in the environmental sector (e.g. tree management, urban forestry, climate change, sustainability and or biodiversity).
  • Design, recommend and advocate for services and programs that deliver on the community’s and the organisations values and needs.
If you meet the above criteria and you are looking for your next challenge within the public sector please apply via the appropriate link with a CV attached. 

For a confidential discussion regarding this and other similar opportunities within the public sector please call Vera Boon on (03) 8535 3111.