Senior Digital Advisor - Social

6-month Senior Digital Advisor opportunity with a reputable State Government department in Melbourne
Your new company
The department leads the delivery of education and development services to children, young people and adults through the regulation and funding of early childhood services, government and non-government schools and training programs.

Your new role
The primary purpose of the Senior Digital Adviser role is to to manage the Department's social media products throughout their lifecycle and their effective day-to-day operation.

You will:
  • Oversee all Department newsletters and social media channels, ensuring they are aligned to styles and standards
  • Develop an overarching social media plan, strategy, and calendar, including advertising campaigns and organic content
  • Support the implementation of communication plans, strategies, and campaigns
  • Provide leadership support through direction setting and management of workload to junior digital team members
  • Prepare complex briefs, letters, emails, and reports using clear, concise, and grammatically correct language

What you'll need to succeed
To be successful in this role, you will be:
  • Demonstrated experience in field of communications and marketing
  • Exceptional digital communication skills and evidence of user needs to drive engagement through the Department’s channels
  • Previous experience managing social media styles and standards
  • Strong stakeholder management experience

What you'll get in return
You'll get the chance to be support a leading State Government department working on a rewarding and challenging portfolio that will have long term benefits for all Victorians.

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.

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position in marketing, communications, engagement or digital, please contact Caitlin Taylor via for a confidential discussion.

At Hays we value diversity and are passionate about placing people in a role where they can flourish and succeed. We actively encourage people from diverse backgrounds to apply.

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Job Type
Government & Public Services
VIC, Melbourne CBD

Talk to a consultant

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

Telephone: 0396049530