Posted on: 2018-06-09

Job type: Temporary/Contract

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A really robust project to place on your CV
Large State Government Department
1 year contract + extension | Immediate start

This is one of the most dynamic, innovative and progressive teams working in Government right now.

Reporting to the Corporate Communications Manager, the role supports the work of the Authority in developing and managing policies, standards and programs to ensure facilities are the best they can be.

To be successful in this unique role, you will be a Senior Communications specialist and a self starter with a keen eye for detail. You have a strong, assertive style and can articulate the communications point of view to the senior policy team.

This is a 1 year contract plus extensions with an immediate start. VPS5 rate starting at $59.18 p/h + Super. Rate negotiable for the right candidate.


  • Create communications plans for reform programs, including pilots and full state-wide roll-out of reform programs
  • Provide strategic advice including issues management of program and policy areas
  • Translate strategic direction into day-to-day activities
  • Actively seek to understand the priorities and interests of various groups and key individuals
  • Use appropriate project management planning, monitoring and reporting tools to track project progress
  • Identification of communication opportunities for Government from the work of the Strategy and Reform Division
  • Confidently liaise and engage with internal and external stakeholders

About you:

  • Public Sector experience essential
  • Experience working as a public relations professional
  • Experience in developing content for a range of channels, including social media
  • Has creative ideas and can project how these can link to innovations
  • Committed to delivering high quality outcomes for clients
  • Welcomes constructive feedback

Why apply with Hudson?

Wondering which agency to contact for your next contracting role? At Hudson, we value our contractors. We hope for a long and lasting relationship with you. You are not just another application to us. We work hard to offer you exceptional opportunities over and again, searching extensively for the best fit for both you and our client! Want to know more? Apply now!

How to Apply: To submit your application, please click Apply Now! For a confidential discussion, please contact Sasha Kinane at Hudson in Melbourne on 03 9623 6636.

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