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Vacancy: Strategic Communications Officer

Job title: Strategic Communications Officer
Location: Parkville, Melbourne
Applications close: 5pm AEST Friday 28 July 2017

  • Permanent part-time role
  • Opportunity to implement a significant brand refresh project at a national NFP
  • Located in Parkville with stunning city views, close to parks, public transport and CBD

About the Community Broadcasting Foundation

We support and champion community-owned and operated media to connect people and tell vital, local stories so that we have a vibrant Australian culture and a healthy democracy.

Each year we provide more than $15 million in funding to support the 500 community broadcasting services operating in communities all around Australia.

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About the role

We’re looking for an experienced and energetic communications specialist to fill a new role at our organisation.  This is a rewarding role requiring both strategic oversight and a hands-on approach.

The key projects over the coming year include:

  • Devise and implement a strategic communications framework
  • Oversee branding and style guide development and implementation
  • Oversee and manage the design and delivery of communications and PR activities for key stakeholders

To succeed in this role you will have:

  • Relevant work experience including demonstrated, strong experience in strategic communications development
  • Experience in digital media, including writing web stories, creating digital marketing content and delivering engaging social media content
  • Excellent writing, editing and proofreading for a variety of audiences and media
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and team-work skills to enable effective interaction with a wide range of people including culturally diverse stakeholders and an ability to represent the Foundation at a senior level
  • Creative, strategic and analytical thinker with a flexible, hands-on approach
  • Relevant experience within a NFP or campaign-focussed organisation would be highly regarded

Download the position description

> Strategic Communications Officer position description (PDF, 627 KB)

How to apply

Provide a cover letter, your CV and an example of your recent work to

Jo Curtin
Executive Officer
jcurtin@cbf.com.au

Applications close 5pm AEST, Friday 28 July 2017