Communications Officer, Active Recreation (VPSG4)

Job posted: 07/06/2021
Applications close: 21/06/2021 (Midnight)
2 days remaining

2 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / 30 June 2022

Organisation: Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions

Salary: $87,640 - $99,438

Occupation: Communications, Marketing and Media

Reference: VG/033151S

Reference: VG/033151S

Occupation: Communications, Marketing and Media

Salary Range: $87,640 - $99,438

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

The Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions (DJPR) was established to ensure Victoria's strong economic performance by growing industries and regions. Here at DJPR, we're making sure Victoria's economy benefits all Victorians by creating more jobs for more people, building thriving places and regions and nurturing inclusive communities.

Our work supports a range of diverse portfolios and operates across metropolitan, regional and international offices. We also oversee various public entities, including public corporations, regulatory authorities and specialist boards.

The Department strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and offers reasonable adjustments for applicants with disabilities.

Our values are accountability, integrity and respect, and underpin everything we do.

  • $87,640 - $99,438 plus superannuation
  •  Fixed Term to 30 June 2022
  • Usual hours of work: Full Time / Part Time (flexibility may be available)
  • Melbourne VIC  (flexibility may be available)

The Creative, Sport and Visitor Economy Group works to strengthen Victoria's reputation as Australia's leading cultural, sport, racing, tourism and events destination, and ensure the best cultural and sporting experiences are accessible to everyone. Our group incorporates Creative Victoria, Sport and Recreation Victoria, Office for Women in Sport and Recreation, Office of Racing, and the Tourism, Events and Visitor Economy Branch.

This position will lead the development and implementation of specific Get Active Victoria communication activities that encourage Victorians to move more every day. The position will report to the Manager, Active Recreation. Deliver the social media plan for Get Active Victoria. Research and write posts to deliver content for the identified target audience, including sourcing image. Coordinate the delivery of content (video and written), and the production of print, online and other communication products for Get Active Victoria.

This is a prioritised position for people with disability in accordance with the Special Measures provision of the Equal Opportunity Act 2010 (Vic). People with disability are strongly encouraged to apply and will be given priority consideration for this role.

For a confidential discussion, please contact Manager, Active Recreation Emma Jackson on 0437 007 135.

Successful candidates will be required to undergo a National Police Records Check prior to commencing employment with the Department. To be eligible for this position you must hold the mandatory qualification as outlined in the position description. For further information on the position, please refer to the attached position description.

How to Apply

Please click the ‘Apply Now' button. As part of the application process, you will need to provide a copy of your resume and a cover letter addressing the key selection criteria outlined in the position description.

Applications close at midnight on 21 June 2021.

Communications Officer, Active Recreation (VPSG4)

Job type:

Full time / 30 June 2022

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Emma Jackson | 0437 007 135

Communications Officer, Active Recreation (VPSG4)