APS6 Senior Media Officer

As a Senior Media Officer in the Media, Digital and Marketing Division you will be responsible for helping to manage this Federal Government agency’s media with a focus on proactive media and support of reactive work.
 
You will work with internal and external stakeholders to support the delivery of a range of media solutions and be responsible for developing media and other communications products to support the agency’s work.
 
Your experience in media relations will allow you to provide advice, support and direction to others within the agency regarding media. You will be an effective, innovative thinker who builds trust and respect and relishes the challenge of operating in a complex and changing environment. Your skills will be complemented by sound judgment, resilience and integrity.
 
Responsibilities
  • Developing media plans to support agency announcements and media opportunities
  • Producing media and other communications products, including media releases and talking points
  • Support in monitoring and identifying potential media risks
  • Helping to manage and respond to reactive media enquiries, being the first point of contact for media on occasion, including some weekend on call duties
  • Liaising with internal stakeholders across the agency to assist in ensuring their media needs are understood and met
  • Supporting the delivery of on-the-ground media engagement and public relations activities
  • Managing competing priorities, following relevant processes, solving problems and tracking and recording progress against agreed deadlines, requirements and operational goals.

Skills and experience
  • Experience in using the media to communicate an organisation’s messages
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to produce a range of high-quality media materials, including media releases, while working to tight deadlines
  • Demonstrated interpersonal and influencing skills, including the ability to build and sustain effective relationships with colleagues, senior managers and a wide range of stakeholders
  • Ability to work constructively with others in a dynamic and changing environment.

Qualifications
  • Experience in communications, journalism or a related field is required
  • Qualifications in these areas are desirable.

This is a full time contract role starting in February 2021 and located in Geelong. Should you wish to be considered for this excellent opportunity, please apply now or call Brooke Lawry for further discussion on 03 8319 7840.
15/02/2021
Melbourne (Geelong)
Contract
Marketing
BH-358834
Brooke Lawry
As a Senior Media Officer in the Media, Digital and Marketing Division you will be responsible for helping to manage this Federal Government agency’s media with a focus on proactive media and support of reactive work.
 
You will work with internal and external stakeholders to support the delivery of a range of media solutions and be responsible for developing media and other communications products to support the agency’s work.
 
Your experience in media relations will allow you to provide advice, support and direction to others within the agency regarding media. You will be an effective, innovative thinker who builds trust and respect and relishes the challenge of operating in a complex and changing environment. Your skills will be complemented by sound judgment, resilience and integrity.
 
Responsibilities
  • Developing media plans to support agency announcements and media opportunities
  • Producing media and other communications products, including media releases and talking points
  • Support in monitoring and identifying potential media risks
  • Helping to manage and respond to reactive media enquiries, being the first point of contact for media on occasion, including some weekend on call duties
  • Liaising with internal stakeholders across the agency to assist in ensuring their media needs are understood and met
  • Supporting the delivery of on-the-ground media engagement and public relations activities
  • Managing competing priorities, following relevant processes, solving problems and tracking and recording progress against agreed deadlines, requirements and operational goals.

Skills and experience
  • Experience in using the media to communicate an organisation’s messages
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to produce a range of high-quality media materials, including media releases, while working to tight deadlines
  • Demonstrated interpersonal and influencing skills, including the ability to build and sustain effective relationships with colleagues, senior managers and a wide range of stakeholders
  • Ability to work constructively with others in a dynamic and changing environment.

Qualifications
  • Experience in communications, journalism or a related field is required
  • Qualifications in these areas are desirable.

This is a full time contract role starting in February 2021 and located in Geelong. Should you wish to be considered for this excellent opportunity, please apply now or call Brooke Lawry for further discussion on 03 8319 7840.
15/02/2021
Melbourne (Geelong)
Contract
Marketing
BH-358834
Brooke Lawry