Media and Communications Officer
Part-time Temporary

Closes: 05 June 2020

Classification: Administrative Services Officer Class 6
Salary: $85,394 - $97,732 plus superannuation
Position No: 13812
Directorate: Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development
Advertised (Gazettal date): 22 May 2020
Contact Officer: Caitlin Roy on Caitlin.Roy@act.gov.au or (02) 6207 4724


Do you have a passion for both communications and the environment?  Use your creativity, communication skills and ability to connect with people in this critical role.

Dr Sophie Lewis was recently appointed as The ACT Commissioner for Sustainability and the Environment is looking for an enthusiastic, highly motivated person with a strong communications background to join the team. We work with a wide variety of stakeholders on key issues of sustainability and environment for the ACT.

You will be responsible for media management; the development and management of the Office communications strategy; management and population of social media channels, including associated with events and publications; website management and control, analytics and regular communications reporting. This new role brings a chance to work in a small, energetic team on important issues.

The ACT Public Service 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, culturally diverse people and those who identify as LGBTIQ are encouraged to apply.

Eligibility/Other Requirements:
Relevant tertiary qualifications in a communication related discipline or significant relevant experience in a digital media position is highly desirable.

Note: This is a temporary part-time position at (22:03) hours per week and the full-time salary noted above will be pro-rata. Selection may be based on application and referee reports only.

This position will be moving to a new workplace designed for activity-based working (ABW) in 2020. Under ABW arrangements, officers will not have a designated workstation/desk.

How to Apply: A two page Expression of Interest addressing the Selection Criteria and current curriculum vitae is required.

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