Job Details
  • Reference394232A_1655704601
  • LocationMelbourne
  • SalaryUp to AU$58.5 per hour + Super
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted11 days ago
  • ConsultantClaudia Leiva

About the Organization:

This leading Federal government agency supports Australian's in achieving their goals and supporting them to live a better life. Their work has an impact on a significant area in the social sector, and you can contribute to the difference that they make in this role. This agency is known for having a great culture across different teams and have excellent office locations in Melbourne or Geelong.

About the role:

The APS6 Community Engagement & Communications Officer is responsible to implement work that involves detailed technical, professional, operational support, policy support and advice in relation to complex problems. In addition, you will be coordinating and assisting in the strategic planning, program and project management, and policy development that support the Agency's objectives.

Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:

  • Support strategic and proactive events strategy and associated logistics to drive nationally consistent and locally tailored event solutions to build the Agency's brand
  • Establish and maintain strong internal and external networks to facilitate participation in a diverse range of scale events, including information sessions, forums, conferences, and webinars
  • Produce content for a variety of channels including website, Ministerial and Executive
  • Write and create briefings, event materials, social media to manage on multiple communication platforms
  • Undertake market research to provide technical advice and support to internal needs of the agency
  • Coordinate critical data analysis and feedback to measure effectiveness of activities and
  • strategies, including identifying associated risks and trends
  • Undertake document management of event documentation to support team and senior leadership
  • Assist in strategic planning, program, and project management and/or policy development for the work area


  • Extensive experience working in a similar role under Australian rules and regulations.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, and proficiency in the use of IT systems including Microsoft Office.
  • Demonstrated commitment to ongoing professional development.
  • Current Police Check, o ability to obtain one.

What you will bring to the role:

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Experience in building relationships both with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Ability to work within and across teams, the ability to adapt quickly to a changing environment
  • Ability to manage confidential and sensitive information.
  • Ability to prioritise and allocate tasks in an efficient manner while also maintaining high work standards and accuracy

How to apply:

Mandatory: Australian Citizenship required to work within Federal Government.

Please click 'APPLY" to upload your details and resume to be considered for this role. You can also send in your resumes directly to Claudia Leiva at to be considered for this opportunity.

APPLICATIONS CLOSE 04/07/2022 at 15.00 PM