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Communications Specialist

Job Title: Communications Specialist
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sydney C B D
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Salary: $65 - $80 per hour
Start Date: 2019-03-28
Reference: JO-1903-94455
Contact Name: Zoe Brown
Contact Email: zoe.brown@davidsonwp.com
Job Published: March 28, 2019 16:55

Job Description

About the Company

An excellent opportunity has arisen to working with a well-known a large forward thinking government department based in Sydney CBD for a 3 month contract with a possibility of extension. 

About the Role

As the communication specialist, you will be working with the department’s project teams to manage, establish and deliver strategic communication and engagement plans. 

You will be responsible for: 
  • Developing and Implementing strategy plans
  • Account manage communication and engagement requirements for up to 30 projects, engaging , supporting and performance managing external agencies
  • Manage the implementation of a range of community and stakeholder engagements such as workshops, events, surveys and community outreach activities
  • Implement a range of communication tools and materials to support engagement, tailored to different audiences by means of web content, social media, advertising and videos. 
  • Successfully project manage a number of different communication and engagement activities so that they are delivered on time and on budget. 
  • Monitor and report the interest of the community and key stakeholders, assess program and project risks and provide recommendations
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with community representatives

About You

The ideal candidate will have the following essentials: 
  • Tertiary qualifications in communications or a related discipline and/or relevant experience within communication roles
  • Experience in delivery of communication consultation projects, either in private or public sector
  • High attention to detail and strong initiative
  • Proven successful project management experience
  • Highly organised and efficient 
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills 

To apply, click the link and upload your current resume in Microsoft Word format only (.doc or .docx). If you would like to have a confidential discussion, please contact Zoe Brown on 02 8093 0626, quoting ref no. JO-1903-94455. Want to know more about Davidson? Visit us at www.davidsonwp.com