head of public relations & communications in Melbourne CBD

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shrawani shekhar, randstad
job type
permanent
salary
AU$ 150,000 - AU$ 200,000 per year
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job details

posted
location
melbourne cbd, victoria
specialism
marketing & communications
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
salary
AU$ 150,000 - AU$ 200,000 per year
experience
10 years
reference number
90M0373504_1548045779
contact
shrawani shekhar, randstad
phone
03-8319 1164
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job description

This financial services organisation is seeking a Public Relations professional to join their growing team here in Melbourne. Reporting to the Vice President and CEO, this role will be required to plan publicity strategies and campaigns to continue building the brand of the organisation.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Write and produce presentations and press releases as well as dealing with enquiries from the public, press and related organisations
  • Organising, attending and "being the face" of promotional events such as press conferences and presentations
  • Providing clients with information about new promotional opportunities and current Public Relations campaigns
  • Draft consistent executive profiles, speeches, e-newsletters and online content for the website, Wiki and social media platforms
  • Manage stakeholders who are Company Ambassadors, Financial Advisers, Executive Leadership Team and the Board of Directors as well as external stakeholders

Key Requirements:

  • Excellent presentation skills- ability to present and report at CEO and Board of Directors level
  • Exceptional communication skills both orally and in writing
  • Strong relationships with the media both local, national and international
  • Bachelor's Degree in Public Relations/Communications or equivalent - in the finance sector would be an added advantage
  • Good IT skills, able to prioritise and plan effectively with management experience



To apply for this role, please click on the "Apply Now" button. If you would like to find out more information on the role or to have a confidential discussion, please contact Shrawani Shekhar on 03 8319 1164 or email shrawani.shekhar@randstad.com.au.

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.

skills

Public Relations, Media & Communications, Stakeholder Management

qualification

To succeed in this role, you will need to have at least 10 years of experience in public relations and experience in crisis management with strong stakeholder management skills.

responsibilities

To succeed in this role, you will need to have at least 10 years of experience in public relations and experience in crisis management with strong stakeholder management skills.

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree