Senior Communication Advisor

Represent your Council through various channels of social media, print publications, digit adverts and more!

Your new company
One of our more central City Councils are seeking a Senior Communications Advisor to work collaboratively with their Strategic Communications and Media 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 a crucial part for the Communications team, encourages to share expertise and new ideas to the team to keep content engaging and relevant as well as promoting the Council's values.

Your day-to-day responsibilities will include:
  • Collaborating with external contacts including graphic designers, photographers, journalists, State Government departments and more
  • Managing the regular output of magazine editions
  • Developing media releases of relevant news
  • Overseeing publication budget
  • Working collaboratively with your team
  • Decision making in relation to the implementation of Council's brand
  • Use political acumen to provide strategic advice to internal stakeholders

What you'll need to succeed
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience in developing and implementing policies and procedures
  • Experience in working with graphic designers, printers and web content developers
  • Ability to creatively problem solve
  • Bachelor Degree in communications, public relations, media studies or other relevant disciplines
  • 5+ Years experience in communications roles
  • Hold a Working with Children Check
  • A valid and recent National Police Check
  • Hold a current Victorian Issues Driver's Licence

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 #2687720


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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