Senior Public Relations Officer
Closes: 15 December 2019
Classification: Administrative Services Officer Class 6
Salary: $84,257 - $96,430
Position No: 43248
Directorate: Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development
Advertised (Gazettal date): 03 December 2019
Contact Officer: Joanne Barges on
(02) 6205 0700
About this role: Do you have a passion for pitching story ideas to media, creating content and love of events and Canberra? We’re looking for an experienced Public Relations practitioner to work across events and tourism. Working in the Public Relations and Content team, you will have excellent communication skills, an ability to think outside the box and be able to juggle competing deadlines in a fast-paced environment. Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate (CMTEDD) supports workforce diversity and is committed to creating an inclusive workplace. As part of this commitment, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people with disability and those who identify as LGBTIQ are encouraged to apply.
Eligibility/Other Requirements: Tertiary qualifications in public relations, journalism, marketing communications or related disciplines are desired and relevant experience working in Public Relations is required.
Notes: This is a temporary position starting at the end of December for a period of 12 months with the possibility of extension. An order of merit will be established from this selection process and may be used to fill future identical temporary vacancies over the next 12 months. This position works in an activity-based workplace (ABW) where officers do not have a designated workstation/desk.
How to Apply: Submit a pitch of up to four pages addressing the Selection Criteria and your suitability for the role, a current curriculum vitae and contact details of two referees.
Applications should be submitted via the Apply Now button below.
This is a temporary position starting at the end of December for a period of 12 months with the possibility of extension.