Job Details
  • Reference398750C_1663716791
  • LocationMelbourne
  • SalaryUp to AU$585 per day + super
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted12 days ago
  • ConsultantFrancesca Vidot
About the Organization:
This leading Federal government agency supports Australian's in achieving their goals and helps 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 position is an important team leadership position and will have delegated authority and responsibility to resolve issues and risks across wide-ranging activities of substantial depth involving significant detail. The role requires providing leadership, control, planning, resource management, performance management and decision making for the Team Membership and assigned Contractors working within the Work Area. The position is required to coordinate and assume responsibility to undertake detailed or sensitive projects that may include performing varied activities involving many different and unrelated processes or methods that may impact on the strategic or operational outcomes.

Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:
  • Contributing to the strategic direction of projects and business improvement initiatives, driving the strategic and coordinated management of targeted communications and engagement activities.
  • Leading staff to deliver timely, innovative, efficient and evidence-based communications and engagement strategies, plans, content and activities that support NDIA Corporate Plan objectives.
  • Building and maintaining relationships with stakeholders through a communications and engagement business partnering model within the NDIA, guiding the team with best practice ways to provide advice, quality assurance and support to business areas to meet their communication objectives.
  • Managing and optimising internal and external communications and engagement channels to support business areas reach their intended audiences.
  • Utilising reporting metrics to review the impact of communication and engagement approaches, identifying areas of overlap and key gaps to continue to refine and improve plans and strategies.
  • Identifying and mitigating reputational risks associated with communication, engagement and business activities.
  • Fostering creativity and innovation in content creation across a range of channels, sharing best practice and new skills in the team.

  • Experience in making numbers and statistics easy to understand and experience writing about economics/business topics.
  • Extensive experience working in a similar role under Australian rules and regulations
  • Demonstrated commitment to ongoing professional development
  • Current Police Check, or ability to obtain one
  • Working with Children Check. This is only applicable to some positions within the Agency that require the occupant to have access to classified Australian Government information.
  • The Agency Worker Screening Check. This is only applicable to some positions within the Agency that require the occupant to have access to classified Australian Government information.

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:

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.

Mandatory: Australian Citizenship required to work within Federal Government.

Please click "APPLY" to upload your details and resume to be considered for this role.
Applications close 15.00 PM AEST, 28th September 2022