Communications Advisor - Contract
Sydney - Central
Our client is a new kind of organisation, one that’s as supportive and socially conscious as it is agile and explorative. Their DNA is around having a commercial mind and social heart and it captures who they are at the core. Due to a number of significant high profile projects starting, they are now looking to hire a Communications Advisor to help deliver a range of important messages.
Oversee the delivery of communication programs that promote, enhance and build image and reputation.
Work with the communications team and business stakeholders to provide practical and timely support on all aspects of corporate communications.
Contribute to identifying emerging public issues.
Contribute to the development and implementation of corporate communications strategies, including in collaboration with the broader communications team.
Project manage the development and production of corporate communications products such as high profile speeches and presentations, press statements, media releases, social media content, stakeholder communications and key corporate publications.
Monitor and report on media coverage.
Build and maintain collaborative and responsive relationships with the Minister’s Office, key media contacts, colleagues and others to continually achieve progress on shared objectives.
Maintain knowledge of organisations responsibilities, activities and operations in an environment of conflicting and changing priorities to ensure that advice is provided within current contexts.
Provide advice to key stakeholders that reflects contemporary best practice and aligns with corporate policies and procedures.
Staying abreast of public issues and other factors likely to impact the way the organisation communicates externally.
3+ years experience in Public Relations and Communications in an issues-rich environment.
Strong written and spoken communication skills
Experience working across Insurance, Health or Government would be preferable
Degree in communications, business or a related disciplines