media liaison officer in Canberra CBD

david firth, randstad
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canberra cbd, australian capital territory
marketing & communications
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5 years
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david firth, randstad
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job description

The Media Liaison Officer will be responsible for public relations and supporting the organisation. Working with a key government department, this candidate will need to be able to undertake complex media liaising tasks with limited supervision.


  • Managing media of behalf of the organisation in line with their objectives
  • Evaluating media enquiries and deliver proactive and reactive strategies to influence positive media coverage
  • Media releases
  • Building effective long term relationships with external stakeholders
  • Planning media events such as conferences and interviews
  • Monitoring news reports, changes in government policies and be able to relay this back to clients and stakeholders

The Successful candidate will

  • Have relevant qualifications in media and communications
  • Be well presented and be able to communicate efficiently
  • Have proven experience building relationships internally and externally
  • Use a high level of initiative and be confident working autonomously
  • Be calm and confident under pressure

In return you will receive

  • Competitive salary
  • Central location
  • Experience working within a key government department

If you’re interested in this position, hit APPLY NOW. Be sure you attach an updated resume and one page response highlighting your expertise in regards to the bullet points above. Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. This role is available ASAP so do apply immediately or express your interest to Rachel on 02 6132 3835 or email Applications close Monday 1st April 2019.

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, Media, Media officer, Media Liaison Officer

educational requirements

Post Graduate Diploma