Communications Manager

Location: Parramatta, New South Wales
Job Type: Freelance
Salary: AU$75 - AU$85 per hour
Contact: Hilary Williams
Call: Hilary
Reference: 20013176_1615526108

THE COMPANY:

Our client is a department of the NSW Government and responsible for education in NSW. They are looking for a Communications Manager for a 3-month contract.

THE ROLE:

This role will be responsible for creating the communications strategy for this newly created department. The main responsibilities will include:

  • Design and develop content and communication resources to support the implementation of the program initiatives and provide information to stakeholders
  • Develop and implement communication strategies in an environment of competing priorities. To raise awareness of the unit's initiatives
  • Develop communications materials, briefings, reports and presentations
  • Identify opportunities and develop proactive materials, fact sheets and case studies for targeted programs and initiatives
  • Collaborate with key stakeholders and lead change initiatives

YOU:

  • The ideal candidate will need to have a been in a similar role and at least 5 years communications experience
  • If you have previous PR agency or communications experience in a corporate environment that is preferred
  • A good track record for delivering high-end strategies in a tight timeframe
  • Good at making connections quickly
  • Strong stakeholder management is essential and strong communication skills both written and verbal

If you are a Communications Manager, free immediately and open to a contract then we look forward to hearing from you.