senior communications officer in Inner Suburbs Brisbane

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inner suburbs brisbane, queensland
government & defence
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matthew chilko, randstad
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job description

Your new company

Our large Qld State Government Client is seeking an experienced Senior Communications Officer to provide corporate governance, strategic direction and professional advice on communication to corporate and business areas within the department & to external stakeholders.

Your new position
As the Senior Communications Officer; you will lead the development and manage integrated communication strategies and initiatives. Working within the Engagement, Communications and Marketing team you will provide support to develop and implement a broad range of high-quality engagement, communication and marketing services to ensure maximum impact across the group’s delivery of economic development outcomes.

Your Skills and Experience

To be considered for this role you would have skills & experience in the following to be a successful Senior Communications Officer:

  • Support the Engagement, Communications and Marketing team to deliver high quality and innovative marketing and communication solutions

  • Write and edit content for a range of channels including media, social media, websites, publications and speeches.

  • Develop high-level innovative and cost-effective solutions to achieve best practice communication outcomes for the department and support whole-of-government initiatives.

  • Manage industry events and conferences across the division

  • Build and maintain effective work relationships with clients and stakeholders, support internal and external communications to build positive messages about the department.

  • Ensure professional awareness of the latest technologies, techniques and networks available in order to identify opportunities to improve communication strategies for education and information dissemination.

  • Actively engage in a team environment and be a part of a positive culture, challenge issues, engage with risk, show personal courage, and commit to action

Your pay rate

This position will be offered at an AO5/6 level depending on the candidates experience with a pay rate of $50 - $59 per hour to reflect the level you are engaged at.

How to apply

If you are successful and experienced Senior Communications Officer who is immediately available and in search of a new opportunity then apply here today! Please submit your CV and cover letter in WORD format. Alternatively you can email your application to

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.


Senior Communications Officer, Internal communications, stakeholder engagement, State Government, Communications


Certificate IV in Communications
Bachelors Degree - Communications

educational requirements

Associate Degree/Diploma