Job Details
  • ReferenceBH-144310
  • LocationSydney
  • SalaryCompetitive
  • Job TypeContract
  • Postedabout 1 month ago
  • ConsultantVivian Dang
Chandler Macleod is the leading provider of temporary contractors to the Federal, NSW and local Government and has partnered with these Departments and Agencies for more than 25 years.

At Chandler Macleod our mission is to recruit using the BestFit™ methodology which is tailored to providing the most suitable candidate for every position at every level for every Government Department and Agency.

Chandler Macleod is currently recruiting for an experienced Content Designer to join a leading Federal Government agency. This is an immediate start with a contract term of 12 months based in Surry Hills.

About the Role:
Content designers create website content. They require strong content design skills, experience in service design, the ability to collect and use data and experience working in an agile environment with varied stakeholders

Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Design content in line with the agency’s content strategy to meet user needs and business objectives.
  • Analyse user stories, design content flows, and create simple and helpful content. Make content recommendations to address user issues and needs.
  • Participate in Agile projects. Use Agile principles to create, test, improve and iterate content.
  • Implement the agency’s content strategy. Consistently apply our editorial style, including plain English.
  • Administration, gatekeeping, and publishing requests. Ongoing streamlining and improvement of processes.
  • Build relationships across the agency. Work collaboratively with subject matter experts and stakeholders.
  • Advocate for users in your content design work.
  • Provide guidance to junior content designers.
Key Skills and attributes:
  • Strong content design skills.
  • An understanding of service design. Experience designing content that’s accessible, discoverable, usable, and inclusive.
  • Strategic and analytical thinking capability. Demonstrated ability to interpret, analyse and use user data, journey maps and research reports.
  • Excellent task planning and prioritisation skills. Comfortable working with rapidly changing deadlines, workloads, and goals.
  • Experience working in an Agile project. Experience using agile tools and processes.
  • Strong experience working effectively and cooperatively with multiple stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated ability to make swift evidence-based decisions using common sense judgement and ethical decision making.
  • Leadership skills and ability to assist peers and mentor other team members.
Please note that to be eligible for this position you must be an Australian Citizen.
If you are interested in the position, then please click on the APPLY BELOW button or alternatively you can email your CV to