Job Details
  • Reference367432A_1608475818
  • LocationCanberra
  • Job TypeContract
  • Postedabout 1 month ago
  • ConsultantNeville Smith

As one of the Australia's largest providers of human resources solutions, Chandler Macleod has a proven track record of unleashing potential in people and companies. For over 40 years Chandler Macleod's recruitment business has connected leading-edge projects and employers with outstanding business professionals.

Our Federal Government client is seeking to engage an EL2 Communication and Information Manager on a contract until November 2021, with potential extensions of 7 months.

Position Overview

Our Client conducts several different communications activities to support and promote new or existing policies, programs or initiatives. For these positions, our client is seeking contractors with experience in communications roles or delivering communication products. The experience may include conducting information campaigns for government, developing promotional materials, redeveloping websites, conducting market research, briefing Ministers and senior executives and navigating government approval processes. The key persons will function as a small team and will require a level of autonomy in actioning the prescribed tasks.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Project manage the delivery of government information campaigns
  • Adhere to all protocols and processes for government approvals
  • Liaise with internal and external stakeholders, including the Minister's office
  • Lead the redevelopment of website content
  • Manage procurement processes related to communication activities
  • Manage communication with the relevant Minister and Senior Executives, including preparing written briefs
  • Lead a small team
  • Lead the development of promotional materials including digital media content
  • Manage process of market research conducted by consultants in relation to communications activities.

Mandatory Requirements:

  • The successful candidate will be required to have a Baseline clearance.

If you feel you are a suitable candidate submit your application by hitting "Apply for this job". Alternatively, you can call Neville Smith on 02 6268 9916 or email for further discussion.