aps6 strategic communications officer in Canberra

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job details

canberra, australian capital territory
government & defence
job type
AU$ 77,067 - AU$ 88,682 per year
reference number
rachel kadziela, randstad
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job description

Are you an experienced Strategic Communications Officer? Are you looking to work for a highly desirable Government department? Then read on! We have a great role for you!

We are seeking the services of an APS6 Communications Officer to assist this Government Department in delivering an range of projects that are currently underway.

What will you be doing as an APS6 Strategic Communications Officer? We’re glad you asked!

Some of your duties as the APS6 Strategic Communications Officer include:

  • Social Media management – you must have demonstrated previous experience in this on a corporate level!
  • Developing strategic communication strategies
  • Demonstrated previous experience in Public Relations

    Are you nodding your head and saying “this is me”? Fantastic! Here’s what we need from you:
  • Specific skills and experience in managing a range of communication and engagement activities, including consultation processes, and well as targeted engagement processes
  • Experience working with consultants to deliver agreed outputs and outcomes
  • Demonstrated experience using and analysing Social Media on a corporate level
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills
  • The ability to hit the ground running – We’re looking for someone who already knows the ropes so they can jump on board right away and pick up the workload.

    A valid police check (not older than three (3) months) is required for employees – This is highly desired, however we are able to perform a Police Check should you be successful.

    Candidates must have the ability to obtain and maintain a minimum of a baseline security clearance.

    Are you ticking all the boxes? If so, we’d love to hear from you! Please apply using the link provided, or email you application directly to Rachel.kadziela@randstad.com.au .

    Want to have a chat about the role? Or want to see what else is out there? Give Rachel a call on 6132 3835.


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.


Communications, Government, Media, Strategic Communications, Public Relations


Bachelor's Degree

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree