Senior Communications Advisor

The Communication Advisor will be part of a communications team on a 12 month contract that contributes to developing and implementing communication plans as well as assisting with coordinating events and stakeholder engagement activities.

Your duties will include:
  • Contribute to the development of key messages for the program.
  • Develop communication artefacts for internal and external audiences across a variety of media (focusing on digital/web, presentations/briefings, visual communication).
  • Contribute to timely and informative updates and reports for key stakeholders
  • Support communication initiatives by providing logistical support when required, such as scheduling meetings and arranging venues.
  • Work with others to identify, implement and manage communication channels, where required.
  • Demonstrated experience in a similar position within a large federal government department.
  • Experience in analysing, developing, and executing communication initiatives and plans
  • A degree in a relevant field such as communication, marketing, public relations, change management or public policy will be highly regarded.
  • Builds and sustains collaborative relationships with internal and external stakeholders and clients to influence and achieve results.
  • Demonstrates excellent communication skills with internal and external stakeholders including high calibre written skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to apply strategic thinking, use sound judgement and act with integrity.
  • Candidate demonstrates ability to make decisions, involves others as appropriate, demonstrates ability to resolve issues
Canberra (Canberra)
Zoe Brown