APS6 Communications Officer

Location Canberra
Job Type Permanent
Reference JO-2101-102577_1610944965
Posted about 1 month ago

About the Company

Davidson recruitment are a preferred supplier for the government sector who have strong partnerships within local, state and federal government. A large federal Government department is currently seeking an APS6 Communication Officer to join their team. This is a 5-month contract based in Canberra. If you are a motivated individual who has extensive experience in communications, this opportunity is for you!

About the Role

  • Support the development and implementation of work plans for external communications
  • Develop and maintain Standard Operation Procedures (SOP) and business processes based on departmental requirements and the Quality Management System
  • Review and quality assure products for external audiences
  • Develop and support strategies for stakeholder management and consult with a wide range of interest groups
  • Provide communication advice and support to areas of media and issues management, risk assessment, project/program management and stakeholder engagement

About You

  • Previous experience within the Public Sector
  • High level of Efficiency in both internal and external stakeholder engagement
  • Ability to produce high quality written and verbal material.
  • Capability to translate complex content into easy to understand products
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, Excel and Adobe Acrobat

** Please note successful candidate will be required to pass a police check.

The Benefits

  • Highly attractive hourly rate
  • Federal Government Department
  • Supportive team and management
  • 5 - month Contract - Likely to extend

We are looking for motivated professionals to seize this opportunity! - Apply today.

To apply, click the link and upload your current resume in Microsoft Word format only (.doc or .docx). If you would like to more information please email, quoting ref no. JO-2101-102577. Want to know more about Davidson? Visit us at