Job details

Location
Sydney
Salary
Negotiable
Job Type
Contract
Ref
36114_1638308328
Contact
Rick Nunez
Contact email
Email Rick
Contact phone
0478 079 255
Posted
about 2 months ago

Job details

Location
Sydney
Salary
Negotiable
Job Type
Contract
Ref
36114_1638308328
Contact
Rick Nunez
Contact email
Email Rick
Contact phone
0478 079 255
Posted
about 2 months ago

Communications Specialist - NSW Government
Location: Eveleigh, Sydney, with great WFH flexibility
Rate: $680 - $720 per day + Super
Contract Length: till 30/06/2022
Note: Must have experience writing for a Government department or creation within a regimented framework/style-guide.

We are currently seeking an experienced Communications Specialist for our NSW Government client who will be responsiblefor the the development of targeted communications including EDMs, newsletters and blogs, as well as analysis of response data and delivering insights for future direction.

Keys to Role:
- Strong writing skills, including for children, teenagers and teachers;
- The ability to absorb complex concepts and communicate clearly and concisely;
- Experience in internal communications, government or education would be a benefit;
- An eye for detail; creativity, innovation and strategy
- As well as the ability to operate independently in a flexible work environment;
- A broad skill set including graphic design, AEM, accessibility compliance or multimedia skills would be a benefit to the role.

Key Responsibilities (i.e. day to day tasks):
The Communications Specialist will be responsible for the development of targeted communications including EDMs, newsletters and blogs, as well as analysis of response data and delivering insights for future direction. Reviewing/editing drafts produced by team members and teacher/educator authors.
The role will include collaboration with other authors as well as subject matter experts and teachers from NSW schools.

Team:
Requires the candidate to have the right energy to collaborate with team members.
You will be joining an engrained team who work to a certain pace and ways of working.
The team is made up of content creators (authors), designers, videographers and specialist educators who explore opportunities for innovation.
You will be supporting a Communication Specialist and also advising on EDM data to decipher what communications are working and more importantly, what is not working.

Key Challenges:
- The role is in a dynamic and busy environment.
- Ability to remain motivated while working remotely
- Complex work environment (a background in education would be an asset)
- Broad stakeholder input in production processes
- A confident personality needed to engage with and settle within a tight-knit, long-term team.