Posted on: 2018-06-09

Job type: Permanent

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Large State Government Department
VPS5 equivalent
Permanent Role | Immediate Start

Lead and drive effective stakeholder engagement and communication that supports successful delivery of project objectives. The incumbent is also responsible for supervising the work of other less experienced team members.

This is permanent position with an immediate start. VPS5 equivalent starting from $93,867 p/a + Super. Rate negotiable for the right candidate.


  • Manage the projects visual identity (brand and style) ensuring all client service points reflect positioning and reputation
  • Liaise with relevant subject matter experts to produce communication and engagement products (publications, newsletters, events, online/social content, forums, focus groups, workshops and presentations)
  • Develop and implement a range of project based communication, marketing and stakeholder engagement strategies
  • Build effective relationships internally and externally, providing responsive and proactive support to improve the quality of communications
  • Identify and monitor emerging stakeholder and client issues both informally and through research
  • Supervise a small team of engagement and communication experts, guiding their work priorities and performance management

About you:

  • Public Sector experience essential Demonstrated experience in developing, implementing and evaluating engagement, marketing and communication strategies
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills for building effective professional relationships with a wide range of stakeholders
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and motivate a small team, including successfully developing their capability and managing performance
  • Relevant qualifications or membership of recognised stakeholder engagement body such as the International Association of Public Participation (IAP2) highly regarded

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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