Job details

Location
Brisbane
Salary
Up to $68/hour
Ref
759709
Posted
15 days ago

Job details

Location
Brisbane
Salary
Up to $68/hour
Ref
759709
Posted
15 days ago
BLACKROC is excited to be partnering with a Government Department searching for a Senior Communications Officer for a short-term contract.

About the Role:

You will be responsible for driving and delivering communication and marketing activity with a focus on the customer including communication planning, implementation, and evaluation; media management; issues management; marketing strategy development and campaign activity; corporate identity management; design and production of print and digital assets; sponsorship management and reporting; social media management and collaborative website governance.
  
Responsibilities:

  • Work with business units to identify proactive opportunities to promote the work of the department
    through media coverage and supporting social media content.
  • Liaise and build relationships with departmental officers, external organizations, and the media to identify and deliver media opportunities.
  • Research, write, review and edit media releases, speeches, and associated materials.
  • Manage media enquiries and produce timely responses.
  • Communicate information about departmental programs to audiences in a clear and consistent manner in line with the strategic priorities of the department and targeted to key customer groups.
  • Monitor media coverage and social media discussion to gauge industry and community attitudes related to small business, employment, and training that could impact the Queensland Government.
  • Maintain current knowledge of the latest trends and best practices in the media industry.
  • Participate in professional media networks within government and the broader media profession

About you:
  • As the Senior Communication Officer, Media you will require the following technical capabilities to work effectively in the role:
  • high-level written communication skills including the ability to prepare complex, sensitive material
  • media writing skills for both traditional and digital channels ability to communicate with influence
  • knowledge of the media industry with previous employment as a journalist considered highly desirable
  • understanding of the use of social media to engage with customer groups ability to develop a media plan

This is just one of the many Digital Marketing positions I have on, so if this is not quite what you are looking for, get in touch, I would love to help map out your next future move with you.
taylor@blackroc.co