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Internal Communications Adviser

Job no: 499275
Work type: full-time
Location: Crawley
Categories: Community Engagement/Marketing

Internal Communications Adviser | REF: 499275
Government and Corporate Communications

  • Join a collaborative team based in the center of campus
  • Full-time, 12 month fixed-term appointment
  • $77,122 to $81,629 plus superannuation

The University of Western Australia (UWA) is ranked amongst the top 100 universities in the world and a member of the prestigious Australian Group of Eight research-intensive universities. With an enviable research track record, vibrant campus and working environments, supported by the freedom to ‘innovate and inspire’ there is no better time to join Western Australia’s top University.

About the Unit: UWA’s Government and Corporate Communications division delivers professional, strategic and best practice communications and engagement activities across the University as the lead group for the University’s engagement with government, media, staff and key external stakeholders. This is achieved through the provision of strategic advice and the effective management of a range of communication channels.

About the opportunity: Reporting to the Communications Manager, and as part of a supportive communications team, you will work as a business partner providing communications advice and support to your internal clients; Campus Management, Human Resources, Venues and the Institute of Advanced Studies. This includes dedicated communications support for large-scale projects delivered by these clients.

About you: With significant experience in corporate communications gained from within large complex organisations, you will have the ability to influence at a senior level as well as excellent written and verbal communication skills. You will also have a track record of producing high-quality communication materials such as e-newsletters, fact sheets, web content, social media content, briefing notes, correspondence and presentations. In addition, experience developing digital content, managing and maintaining websites, social media platforms and e-newsletters would be beneficial.

Full details of the position’s responsibilities and the selection criteria are outlined in the position description. Applicants should provide a cover letter clearly demonstrating how they meet the selection criteria.

Closing date: Wednesday 27 September 2017

This position is only open to applicants with relevant rights to work in Australia.

Application Details: Please apply online via the Apply Now button. Candidates are asked to submit a current resume and cover letter outlining their suitability for the role.

Please see the position description prior to applying: Download File315228.pdf

UWA has been awarded Top Ten Employer for LGBTI – inclusion the Australian Workplace Equity Index (AWEI -2016).
The University is also a proud member of the Athena SWAN/SAGE Pilot for Gender Equity.

Advertised: W. Australia Standard Time
Applications close: W. Australia Standard Time