Job Details
  • Reference381764A_1634169848
  • LocationRozelle
  • SalaryAU$55 - AU$65 per hour + Superannuation
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted9 days ago
  • ConsultantAllison Bell

Chandler Macleod is the leading provider of temporary contractors to the NSW Government and has partnered with NSW Government Departments and Agencies for more than 25 years.

At Chandler Macleod our mission is to recruit using the BestFit™ methodology which is tailored to providing the most suitable candidate for every position at every level for every NSW Government Department.

The Opportunity
Chandler Macleod is looking to engage a Media Officer for a contract term of 3 months with a well-established NSW Government department. This role will be based in Rozelle but travel to different sites across Sydney may be required from time to time.

Job Specification
The primary purpose of this role is to develop, deliver and manage a range of media related activities, including responses to media enquiries, attending incidents, preparation of media releases, ministerial announcements, media campaigns and media issues management.

This role will have occasional liaison with Ministerial Offices to deliver effective and relevant media services in a manner that reflects organisational priorities and upholds and promotes the reputation of the department.

About You
To be successful in this position, you will need to have experience in the following:

  • Demonstrated experience in media relations, with relevant tertiary qualifications.
  • Demonstrated ability to prepare proactive and reactive responses, writing content for a range of media including feature articles and the ability to post daily updates for media and reputation management purposes through social media platforms such as Instagram, twitter and Facebook.
  • Show initiative in investigating, developing and managing proactive opportunities.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills including presentation, interpersonal and negotiating skills.

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