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Communications Advisor AO5

Salary: $50-60 per hour Location: QLD - Regional Ref: Comms Advisor AO5
Description: Government recruitment specialists Osborne Richardson, are proud to bring another exceptional public sector opportunity to market.

A Queensland State Government department are seeking the services of an experienced Communications Advisor AO5 to join there team based in Maroochydore on the Sunshine Coast.

This is a contract role with an initial 12-month duration set to start in early July, with another 12-month extension option planned.

The Communications Advisor will provide strategic communications services to the technical and professional staff for community engagement, media relations, issues management, public affairs and stakeholder relationship management.

Accountabilities will include,

Coordinate community engagement for projects in the district, including providing project managers with ongoing strategic communications advice, developing and implementing communication strategies.
Develop strategies for stakeholder and issue management and consult with a wide range of interest groups.
Manage the preparation of communication materials, including research and writing media releases, ministerial briefings, newsletters, web enquiries, flyers, display materials, speech notes while adhering to departmental and public governance framework requirements.

What you will have,

A degree in communication, public relations, journalism or marketing 
Understanding Infrastructure Sustainability Council Framework and how it applies to Infrastructure projects
Experience in a strategic communication or community engagement role in an environment dealing with major infrastructure projects, particularly in the transport or civil engineering sector, will also be highly regarded.
A current Class 'C' Drivers Licence

For more information, please contact Jason@oraus.com.au

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