Communications and Media Advisor (VPSG4)

Job posted: 14/09/2021
Applications close: 28/09/2021 (Midnight)
8 days remaining

8 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / Fixed Term 30 June 2022

Organisation: Victorian Building Authority

Salary: $88,955 - $100,930

Occupation: Communications, Marketing and Media

Reference: VG/6059

Reference: VG/6059

Occupation: Communications, Marketing and Media

Salary Range: $88,955 - $100,930

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

Full-time fixed-term role until 30 June 2022 with possible extension, for an experienced and resilient Comms and Media specialist to work on the unique cladding project at the VBA.

The Victorian Building Authority embraces a diverse and inclusive culture who work together for the benefit of all Victorians. Our recruitment is best practice and free from bias, we recruit based on merit and equity regardless of age, disability, religion, gender, sexual orientation or cultural background.

We have an amazing employee engagement program, remote working setup, health and well-being and learning and development programs to ensure our people are fit for work and inspired to be the best they can. We are always looking for talented new people to join us with a broad range of skills and experience who are curious, keen to learn and enjoy serving the community they live in, so if this sounds like a place you'd like to work and you think you have what it takes, we‘d love to hear from you and encourage you to apply now!

The fast-paced Cladding branch needs an experienced Communications and Media Advisor to provide and support communications and media initiatives for Victoria's cladding program.


Who are we looking for

  • A positive, engaging and experienced Communications and Media Advisor  
  • Experience in planning and implementing communications and media campaigns (written and visual, print and online), develop effective communication plans and adapt content for various target audiences
  • Strong verbal, written, editing and interpersonal skills, with the ability to liaise and build solid stakeholder relationships
  • Adaptability and flexibility to deal with competing priorities
  • Ability to work as part of a team and show initiative and manage own workload


 What you can expect in the role

  • Participate in an exciting, high-profile project where you will make a positive impact on the community
  • A competitive salary plus 10% superannuation
  • A fantastic remote employee engagement program from the moment you are onboarded, flexible work arrangements, and health and well-being initiatives


How to apply

We require you to upload:

  • A detailed copy of your resume.
  • A cover letter, outlining your relevant skills and experience and what attracted you to the role


 Please note:

  • Only electronic applications submitted via careers.vic.gov.au will be accepted.
  • As a public sector standard, generally all new employees will start at the base entry level and increment throughout the salary range each year based on performance. Current public sector employees at the same grade will be considered for a transfer of entitlements with evidence.  A request above entry level may be considered in certain circumstances.
Communications and Media Advisor (VPSG4)

Job type:

Full time / Fixed Term 30 June 2022

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Michael Brand | Michael.Brand@vba.vic.gov.au

Communications and Media Advisor (VPSG4)