Senior Communications Adviser - Internal Communications (VPSG5)

Job posted: 10/09/2021
Applications close: 26/09/2021 (Midnight)
4 days remaining

4 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / Ongoing

Organisation: Department of Health

Salary: $102,637 - $124,183

Occupation: Communications, Marketing and Media

Reference: VG/DH/HI/1565746

Reference: VG/DH/HI/1565746

Occupation: Communications, Marketing and Media

Salary Range: $102,637 - $124,183

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

The Department of Health plays a critical role in the Victorian health system and is responsible for shaping it to meet the health needs of Victorians into the future. We also lead the Victorian Government's response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Working with our partners, we oversee Victoria's health system including mental health, ageing and aged care and preventive health. We are committed to developing and supporting a workforce that is well equipped and highly motivated to provide responsive and quality services to all Victorians. All jobs can be worked flexibly and we encourage job applications from Aboriginal people, people with disabilities, LGBTQI+ and people from culturally diverse backgrounds and differences to realise the potential of our employees for innovation and delivering services.


As the Senior Communications Adviser - Internal Communications, your objective will be to support and build on the vision, values and reputation of the VHBA. This will be achieved through the coordination of tailored, persuasive and impactful communications. Reporting to the Head of Strategic Communications, this role will support information sharing and help to enhance a culture of engagement and collaboration through:

  • Identifying and driving effective internal communications activities
  • Delivering up-to-date key messages
  • Creating of engaging branded written and visual assets
  • Managing key stakeholders and competing priorities

What you will need to be successful

For success you will be a strong writer and editor with content creation skills. You will have experience working in a similar role developing and delivering integrated internal communication or change strategies. Ideally, you will have worked within a complex environment involving multiple, and often senior stakeholders.

  • Able to produce effective internal communication products
  • Experience across multiple channels and for multiple audiences
  • Manage internal social media networks, intranet, e-newsletters and events
  • Proactively identify communications opportunities

A tertiary qualification related to communications and media would be an advantage.

About the Communications and Engagement Unit

A strategic function that leads the delivery of communications, community engagement, digital engagement, stakeholder relations and creative content development. It's our role to help the Authority tell a clear, compelling and consistent story.


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Senior Communications Adviser - Internal Communications (VPSG5)

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Senior Communications Adviser - Internal Communications (VPSG5)