Job Details
  • Reference357805A_1588816172
  • LocationCanberra
  • SalaryNegotiable
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted7 months ago
  • ConsultantSoham Dingare

As one of the 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.

Our Federal Government client is seeking to engage a Web Content Writer on a contract for 12 Months, with potential extensions of 12 months.

Position Overview

Our Client is seeking multiple experienced content writers who are skilled at translating complex information and transforming it into plain English. You will be working within a multi-disciplinary agile team with other content writers, a business analyst, delivery manager and user experience (UX) involvement. The successful candidate will work embedded within the team to deliver content outcomes prioritised by a product owner. At times, you may be asked to work with stakeholders or subject matter experts to co-write content.

Duties & Responsibilities:

The team is embarking on several projects that will improve web content to focus on users completing key jobs. A thorough and user-centred content strategy has been developed to ensure consistency of content creation during these projects. We are seeking multiple experienced copywriters who are skilled at translating complex information and transforming it into plain English-including removal of unnecessary jargon and content-to enhance the user experience.

Mandatory Requirements:

  • The successful candidate will be required to have (or be able to obtain and maintain) a Baseline clearance.
  • Proven experience in translating complex information and rewriting it into plain English
  • Experience writing and designing content for the web based on a predefined content strategy
  • An understanding of human-centered design
  • Knowledge of digital service standards
  • Experience in working in a multi-disciplinary team in an Agile environment

Desirable Criteria:

  • Knowledge of HTML
  • Experience in Google Analytics
  • An understanding of small business ownership in Australia
  • An understanding of how content can influence search engine ranking (i.e. search engine optimisation)
  • Experience in using content management systems
  • Knowledge of Web Accessibility (WCAG 2.0)

If you feel you are a suitable candidate submit your application by hitting "Apply for this job". Alternatively you can call Soham Dingare on 02 6268 9949 or email for further discussion.