Senior Communications Advisor

Job Type: Freelance
Salary: AU$455 - AU$504 per annum
Contact: Hilary Williams
Call: Hilary
Reference: 20013156_1614592562


Our client is a department of the New South Wales Government responsible for effective and sustainable planning and the development of industry to support the growth in the state of NSW! They are looking for a Senior Communications Advisor on a contractor basis.


This role is responsible for Digital, leads information content management and delivers digital projects for the Department's key communication channels. The main responsibilities include:

  • Lead the digital delivery of projects to build awareness, engagement and recognition for the Department's brand, programs and objectives
  • Provide specialist UX advice and assistance during the design and requirements analysis phases of digital projects, including: UI design; content design; SEO; information architecture; analytics design; and web standards
  • Ensure websites and digital solutions conform to the Departments requirements for accessibility, content and branding
  • Provide clear and expert digital advice, support and training to content producers, senior management and staff on digital issues
  • Deliver user-first, digital solutions, based on research findings
  • Contribute to the development and implementation of communications plans and strategies
  • Monitor, evaluate and report on activity on digital communications channels to ensure the effectiveness of the end-to-end customer journey


  • The ideal candidate will have experience in CMS (Sitecore, Squiz, Drupal, Sharepoint, JIRA) and other digital systems, services and processes to facilitate high quality customer experiences
  • You will have Google Analytics skills to provide reports and recommendations for improvements
  • Demonstrated experience in User Experience and Information architecture skills and analysis
  • Be able to deliver digital best practices and ensure communications meet the regulatory requirements
  • Demonstrated experience in digital project management and coordinating digital content across multiple channels, tracking and monitoring content effectiveness
  • Proficient in SEO and web content accessibility guidelines

If you are free immediately, experienced in digital content management and open to a contract then we look forward to hearing from you.