Corporate Administration Branch Full Time Position Job Number: R1855 Applications Close: 4pm, Thursday 14 November 2019
Councils Corporate Administration Branch is seeking an enthusiastic person to fill the position of Communications Officer R1855.
Position Objectives The officer will be responsible for:
Assisting with planning and preparing internal and external communication projects and campaigns facilitating positive promotion of Councils services, programs, activities, events, projects and brand.
Assisting the Marketing and Communications Coordinator and the Senior Management Team to provide up-to-date Council information to the general public through various platforms. .
Assisting with the development of internal policies, strategies, and processes to ensure all Council communications and branding reinforce key organisational objectives.
Planning and organising their work and adhering to deadlines.
Working closely with Marketing and Communications Unit staff to ensure communications are presented in a professional and timely manner at all times.
Qualifications and Experience Ideally the successful applicant will have the following:
Formal qualifications in communications, public relations or a similar discipline or possess a sound and extensive background in professional public relations or communications.
A commitment to professional communications practise to ensure internal and external stakeholders are well informed about Council decisions or developments
Awareness of regional and associated local government issues.
Salary and Conditions The position is classified within Band 6 of Councils Current Enterprise Agreement commencing at $81,023.80 per annum plus statutory superannuation.
All applicants must have the right to work in Australia. Council is a child safe organisation and as such, applicants may be required to hold a Working with Children Check. Additionally, applicants may also be required to undergo a National Criminal History check and/or medical check as per the requirements of the role.
Applying for this position: All applications must include: