A07 Principal Media and Communications Advisor

Job Title: A07 Principal Media and Communications Advisor
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Brisbane
Reference: 828475
Job Published: February 25, 2019 12:45

Job Description

About the client:
This is a key government department with a large and diverse portfolio. Due to the continued workload growth and scope of opportunity, we currently have an A07 Media and Communications Advisor position to start immediately.
About the role:
  • This role will see you provide work as part of a media and communications team, and will provide expert advice around both reactive and proactive media opportunities;
  • You will be responsible for delivering on a range of tactical media pieces such as media releases and responses, speeches and speaking points, social media content, and other ad-hoc material required for the department, DG and Ministers office;
  • This role will see you monitor the media activity and where possible will look for opportunities or potential risks from a department and reputation perspective;
  • You will provide exceptional stakeholder engagement activity, with the ability to foster and support wider department relationships and relationships with external journalists and partners as required; and
  • Provide ongoing support around best practice media solutions as part of a team.  
About you:
  • Ideally, you will be tertiary qualified and will have a demonstrated background in managing and delivering on media and communication solutions for a large government or corporate entity;
  • You will be an exceptional writer with the ability to grasp information quickly and come up with relevant and engaging media content for the online and off-line space;
  • The client will require you to have strong proactive and reactive media experience, and will understand how to manage journalist relationships in the mainstream media landscape; and
  • You will be a team player with exceptional stakeholder management skills and will come with a level of gravitas and knowledge in the media space.  
For further information please call Liana Callaghan, TROOCOO on 
0436 318 299. 

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