aps6 and el1 public affairs specialists in Canberra
Our Randstad recruitment team would like to hear from experienced Public Affairs Officers working at either the APS6 or EL1 level and looking for a new contract opportunity. You will be working in fast paced environments to support busy communication teams with your knowledge, experience and capabilities developed by working in a similar environment within Federal Government. You may be required to undertake various duties such as: Supporting departmental campaigns and communication through advertising, Public Relations and media Assisting with, and providing advice on, the development and implementation of communication strategies Liaising with various stakeholders such as external agencies Preparing ministerial briefs, reports and other written communication as required Responding to requests from client areas in a timely manner Assisting with the coordination of team activities and tasks Developing solutions to complex communication issues within Government guidelines Providing timely advice and material to various stakeholders including the communication team.
We are looking for someone who has: A knowledge of media relations, with experience working in the industry Experience in writing media releases, speeches and/or editorials Strong verbal and written communications and negotiation skills, including the ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships across the department, Ministers’ offices and the media Ability to work effectively in a busy team and manage personal workloads Capacity to think strategically and be innovative Ability to work with tight timeframes whilst producing high quality material Strong attention to detail At least 2 years experience in a similar role or relevant qualification is highly desirable. If this is you, or you know someone who might be interested now is the time to apply. Please forward your Microsoft Word CV by clicking on ‘APPLY NOW’.
or via email to Leanne.alexanderrandstad.com.
au ‘ At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background. skills Experienced APS6 & EL1 Public Affairs required qualification relevant qualification is desirable educational requirements Vocational/Professional Qualification.