Coordinator of Communications & Marketing

Lead your team to success in marketing management for the Local Government!

Your new company
One of our more central City Councils are seeking a Coordinator Communications and Management to supervise the Corporate Communications Team. This diligent team are responsible for the production for content creation, social media posts, event or activity planning, general communications and internal budget management. Be apart of this proactive Council that are focused on constantly upskilling, educating and advocating for their community.

Your new role
You will be the lead in planning, assigning and managing the daily activities and workflow of the communications and marketing team. Your day-to-day will be very on the go and involve you being responsible that the department is proactively developing and implementing the Council communications strategy.

Your duties will include:
  • Provide specialist advice to important internal and external stakeholders
  • Establish and enforce Council's Media and Issues Management Policy
  • Oversee Council's graphic design
  • Develop complex and strategic communications strategies
  • Coach and develop team members
  • Provide guidance and support to team members
  • Being flexible as required to work evening and weekends depending on the marketing management

What you'll need to succeed
  • Have a high level of experience leading a team
  • Proven ability to implement systems, technology and policies
  • Have excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrate strong investigative, analytical and strategic thinking capability
  • Demonstrate strong management of people skills
  • Bachelor Degree or higher in communications, public relations, media studies or other relevant disciplines
  • 7+ years of work experience in the areas of public relations or communications
  • Experience in budget management in a communications environment
  • Willing to work evenings or weekends where required
  • Valid and recent National Police Check
  • Valid Victorian issued Driver's Licence
  • Working with Children Check

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or email directly to Paula O'Sullivan on
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

LHS 297508 #2687726


Job Type
Government & Public Services
VIC, Melbourne CBD

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Paula OSullivan, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Melbourne
Level 21, 360 Collins Street

Telephone: 0399463569

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