Job Details
  • Reference363589A_1600846598
  • LocationAustralian Capital Territory
  • Job TypeContract
  • Postedabout 1 month ago
  • ConsultantSoham Dingare

Our client, one of the Fed Gov client is looking for a communication officer.
Our client's Content and Engagement team has a communications arm that is creative and data-driven, collaborating with business areas to deliver strategic and impactful content across a range of channels.
The Communications Officer is a client-focused role that assists with the delivery of the client's internal and external communications activities.

Key duties include:

  • contributing to and implementing communication and marketing strategies
  • writing engaging content for a range of audiences for social media, online and hardcopy publications
  • coordinating communication activities such as events, forums, newsletters and reports.
  • research, edit and draft material for including but not limited to; media enquiries, media releases, talking points, communication strategies and plans.
  • regular liaison with wider departmental communications units such as the media and communications teams.
  • deliver timely and meaningful campaign and ad-hoc reports to stakeholders, evaluating objectives, measuring activity, and providing actionable insights.
  • a willingness and ability to support the team's continuous improvement agenda, contributing to the development of new communication policies, standards and procedures, and supporting internal business partners in understanding and adopting these.

  • A person with the ability to pick up new concepts quickly, think strategically, have excellent liaison and writing skills and communicate clearly.
  • A team player who wants to work in a supportive, challenging and fast-paced environment.
  • Self-driven and detail oriented.
  • Capability to work within a framework of project and work plans detailing measurable milestones and outcomes.
  • Highly developed verbal and written communication skills, including:
  • At least two years' experience in a marketing and communications environment.
  • Proven results in writing for a range of audiences for social media, online and hardcopy publications.
  • Demonstrated experience at coordinating and producing high level communication activities and tools such as events, forums, newsletters and reports.

  • Qualifications in communications, media or marketing
  • Skills in information/graphic design
  • Skills in website management or ability to acquire same.

    Please apply online or send your CV to or you can reach Soham on 02 6268 9949 for more information
    This role does require the successful applicant to be an Australian Citizen and to be able to obtain a security clearance.
    Please note: only candidates that meet the above criteria will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in the position.