Social Media and Communities Adviser (VPSG4)

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 / 30/06/2024

Organisation: Department of Health

Salary: $88,955 - $100,930

Occupation: Communications, Marketing and Media

Reference: VG/DH/HI/1565727

Reference: VG/DH/HI/1565727

Occupation: Communications, Marketing and Media

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

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 Social Media and Communities Adviser, you will be joining the Digital Engagement team. You will provide support in developing and executing organic and paid social media campaigns. This support will include working collaboratively with the project communications and engagement teams and creative studio. Activities will include:

  • Social media content development
  • Publish content across native social channels (organic and paid)
  • Community monitoring and management
  • Track performance and provide insights that optimise content and campaigns
  • Use third-party scheduling and reporting tools
  • Manage multiple stakeholders providing best practice advice and solutions

What you will need to be successful

It is essential that you have experience gained in a similar digital marketing role.

This will have provided you with hands-on experience in coordinating social media communications activities and paid campaigns. You will need a mix of technical expertise, editorial skills and ability to interpret analytics.

  • Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and Vimeo experience
  • Able to execute, monitor and evaluate social media projects
  • Competently use content publishing and scheduling tools (ie: hootsuite)
  • Digital content production experience

A tertiary qualification related to journalism, marketing, communications and media would be an advantage


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Social Media and Communities Adviser (VPSG4)

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Full time / 30/06/2024

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Social Media and Communities Adviser (VPSG4)