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Senior Advisor ( External Communications)

Temp 6 month position with possibility of extension, Full – time, A06 Level, Immediate start required, Brisbane City location.

Our client, an Employer of Choice in the public sector, is seeking an experienced Senior Advisor ( External Communications) for a 6 month contract commencing as soon as possible. 

Located in the Brisbane City, this is a full- time position, working 36.25 hours a week. The office will be closed from 25/12/2021 and reopening on 04/01/2021. 

The main duties of the Senior Advisor will be to 

  • Work across the External Communication team to develop and implement communication strategies and create supporting materials to promote initiatives and achieve business outcomes across the department.
  • Deliver projects that draw on your skills in writing, editing, publication management, marketing, market research, public consultation, public relations, advertising, online communication, event and project management.
  • Edit and review communication material to ensure it complies with the department’s style guide and applicable corporate standards and policies.
  • Provide excellent customer service, information, advice and assistance to colleagues that leads to outcomes which enhance the reputation of the department.

Accountabilities include:

  • Develop and implement communication and marketing campaigns (including market research, budget and resource management).
  • Write and edit a range of content including e-newsletters, factsheets, reports, presentations and other communication materials as required.
  • Consult and negotiate with internal and external customers to develop and deliver marketing communication activities for the department.
  • Develop and/or contribute to the development of project plans and coordinate and project manage a range of multi-disciplinary communication projects using project management methodology.
  • Manage assigned tasks to ensure quality outputs are delivered within predetermined timeframes, in accordance with the approved scope, performance indicators and quality standards.
  • Participate in capability development activities required to perform efficiently and effectively in the role, and assist other team members to develop new capabilities when required (for example, by mentoring and/or training other staff).
  • Initiate, manage and comply with departmental guidelines relating to the engagement of consultants, contractors or suppliers who perform work on behalf of the division.
  • Ad-hoc administrative duties, as required.

Desirable requirements:

  • Experience in campaign and project management and stakeholder engagement roles.
  • Availability to start ASAP.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please email your Resume to [email protected]

Location: Brisbane
Contract: Contract or Temp
Job Ref: 823123



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