Job Details
  • Reference380213A_1631158927
  • LocationPerth, Perth, Western Australia
  • Job TypeFull Time
  • Posted8 days ago
  • ConsultantHelen Gibson

As one of 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.


We are currently inviting invitations for a Manager Communications & Engagement for a government client based East of Perth.

This is a highly visible role that will see you leading the Marketing, Communications and Engagement and providing expert advice on a wide range of corporate affairs in order to promote the City. You will be instrumental in shaping the future of the City though effective stakeholder engagement and delivering high levels of community outcomes through written, verbal and digital strategies.

The key responsibilities of this role include:

  • Lead a team of specialists to deliver high quality services
  • Educate, influence and positively engage to drive high levels of community outcomes
  • Deliver support and guidance to the CEO, Mayor and Elected Members
  • Use analytics and data to inform the strategic direction and operational delivery of stakeholder and marketing strategies fostering trust across all levels

To be successful in this role, you will bring:

  • Tertiary qualification in Public Relations, Communications or Marketing
  • Proven leadership experience in a similar role and level
  • Demonstrated knowledge of government agencies and its practices and protocols
  • Advanced conceptual and practical knowledge of communications, marketing strategies and public relations including advertising and promotions
  • Demonstrated high quality written communication skills including report writing in a government setting.
  • High quality communications skills including presentations.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills including conflict resolution, relationship building and problem solving skills.
  • Well developed project management sills



What's on offer

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a busy team and be instrumental in driving positive change. A competitive basic salary is on offer.