aps6 communications officer in Canberra

krista griffiths, randstad
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canberra, australian capital territory
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These roles reside in the strategic communications branch of a high performing communications team who area all working on a common goal of educating key stakeholders and supporting complex policy and programs teams with their communications requirements, working on a range of interesting initiatives.

You will communicate through a variety of the Department’s content channels and perform the following:

  • Developing and maintaining relationships with policy and program areas
  • Developing and implementing communications strategies
  • Produce high quality content such as case studies, social media and coordinating ministerial announcements
  • Provide media and social media advice

You will be able to demonstrate your ability to effectively communicate complex, interconnected elements, and come with strong skills in research and analysis, and an ability to identify and segment audiences/content/channels, and tie it all together with a cohesive narrative.

Given the nature and complexity of the role, you will ideally have previous APS experience and be you must be able to obtain a baseline clearance. You will be part of a team that is working on high profile initiatives. There are 6 and 12 month contracts available. They are also interested in candidates transferring from other Department. You also have the option to be a contractor or come across on secondment, depending on your preference.

If you are interested in applying for this role and meet the above requirements, please send your CV through in a Word Document.

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


Communication Officer


Bachelor of Communications, Public Relations, Journalism or the like

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Bachelor Degree