Manager, Media and Communications

  • Great team environment
  • Camberwell location - cafes,  easy access to transport and parking
  • Flexibility of a hybrid of office and working from home environment

With an ever-growing membership base of over 29,000, the Australian Physiotherapy Association (APA) is the peak body for physiotherapy in Australia.  We are committed to professional excellence and career success for our members and advancement of the physiotherapy profession to deliver better patient outcomes and improved health conditions for all Australian. Our culture is underpinned by our core values of accountability, excellence, collaboration, courage and respect.

We are currently looking for a Manager, Media and Communications to lead the development and implementation of communications and media strategies to support our organisational objectives across a range of cohorts including members, consumers and other key stakeholders in the healthcare landscape. 

In this role, you will be accountable for a range of strategic communications responsibilities including:

  • Member communications.
  • Media management (including issues/crisis communications).
  • Advocacy and government relations communications support.
  • Development and execution of successful consumer awareness campaigns in collaboration with the marketing team. 
  • Leadership and development of a team of communication professionals.

You will have strong knowledge of social and digital communications platforms and campaign methodology in addition to experience integrating traditional communications channels with new and emerging digital channels.

This position requires exceptional verbal communication and interpersonal skills, along with the ability to manage cross-functional relationships. 

You will work closely with the Marketing and Content & Publications teams in addition to other divisions to ensure the APAs strengths, vision and values are communicated clearly to a variety of audiences.

Are you ready to make a difference 

Apply now. Please forward your resume and a cover letter addressing the selection criteria by clicking the apply button.

The APA is an equal opportunity employer and we encourage applications from people with culturally diverse backgrounds.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

All candidates must have full Australian Working Rights.

Only those successful in the selection process will be contacted.



06/04/2021 $0 Eastern Suburbs 1 Marketing & Communications
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