APS5/6 Communication and Media Officer

Ignite are currently recruiting for multiple communication and media officers to join a well known federal agency for an initial 4 month contract with a high likelihood of extensions. These opportunities will be utilising both digital and traditional communication activities.
In this role you will be key in delivering:
  • Manage all internal and external communications for the agency including multiple digital communication platforms
  • provides support, advice and delivers effective strategies, tools and communication products to engage our clients, stakeholders, staff and members of the public, and
  • Manage the contact centre which is the first point of entry for clients seeking information across all schemes administered by the agency.
Essential Criteria:
  • A degree or diploma, or post graduate diploma with a major in journalism, public relations or communications is highly desirable. 
  • At least 3-5 years’ experience in a similar Marketing/ Communications role.
  • Baseline clearance is required 
  • Well-developed written communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Strong relationships building skills, with internal and external stakeholders
  • Personal drive and integrity
  • Flexibility and resilience to achieve results in a dynamic work environment
  • Effective time management and coordination skills to manage multiple projects within changing priorities, ability to work independently.
  • Be able to proactively anticipate and take advantage of opportunities and address potential issues
Canberra (Canberra)
Zoe Brown