Job Details
  • Reference385246A_1641271531
  • LocationMelbourne CBD
  • SalaryAU$125000 - AU$147000 per annum
  • Job TypeFull Time
  • Posted25 days ago
  • ConsultantGemma Tolfo

About the Organisation:
Our client is a State Government agency that sits within a major department portfolio, this agency is an enabler of services across the full breadth of the VPS. This agency delivers services to other Government bodies and agencies in a collaborative, commercial and agile environment with a workforce that is ready to innovate and deliver high level services to customers.

About the Role:
This role is responsible for the corporate and internal communications function whereby you will strategically develop and manage a broad range of communications tools for the effective communication to employees and key stakeholders. The primary objective of this role is to work with the Communications and Marketing team to improve the experiences of internal employees and customers and to promote the overall government agency and enhance their brand in line with the strategic plan and direction provided by senior management.

Key responsibilities:

  • Develop corporate and internal communication strategy programs in partnership with the CMO
  • Develop and manage internal communications strategy programs, implement executive leadership team communications and internal/external events
  • Produce tailored, creative materials for a diverse audience of internal stakeholders and external customers
  • Manage broad communication content and digital channels and drive alignment of Government values and organisational brand through content creation and communication plans
  • Manage a direct report within the marketing and communications team
  • Measure, analyse and report of communication effectiveness, project effectiveness and campaign effectiveness
  • Manage and maintain strong stakeholder relationships with a broad range of stakeholders including senior management, ministerial stakeholders etc
  • Coordinate the creation and submission of content for Annual Report, Corporate Plan, Strategic Plans

About you:

  • Previous experience in a similar role under Australian rules and regulations
  • Substantial technical knowledge and experience working in communications, with particular expertise in Strategic Communications, Employee Relations and Digital Media Channels, Change Management principles (for the development and management of corporate internal communications)
  • Tertiary qualifications in relevant communication fields such as Marketing, Public Relations, Journalism, Strategic Communication etc
  • In lieu of formal qualification, certificates, or significant demonstrated experience to be demonstrated through work history
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills as a senior management member of staff to create high quality work and liaise with senior stakeholder holders
  • Demonstrates innovative problem solving and decision-making abilities to drive high performance within the business unit
  • Self-aware and driven to succeed, show operational awareness and initiative to effectively manage own performance
  • Results oriented and team oriented

What this means for you:

  • On-going permanent opportunity within the Victorian State Government
  • Work with a growing, reputable agency that works to enable services across the wider VPS
  • Hybrid work arrangements, newly renovated offices in the Melbourne CBD and ability to work from home with full IT hardware supplied
  • VPS6.1 graded role, comparable to current market annual salaries
  • Join a friendly, supportive and high performing team and celebrated company culture!

How to apply:

Must be a local applicant for application to be considered, interstate candidates cannot be considered due to hybrid work arrangements.

Chandler Macleod is an equal opportunity employer as part of our commitment to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, disability and culturally and linguistics candidates are also encouraged to apply.

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