Communications Advisor

Location: Melbourne CBD, Victoria
Job Type: Contract or Temp
Contact: Lauren Madden

Our client
A reputable agriculture and horticulture industry body is Melbourne is seeking an experienced writer and communications professional to join their Communications team. Temporary role, 2-3 months. Would consider part-time (3 days minimum) for the right candidate.

The role
Reporting to the Head of Communications and part of a small communications team, you will champion the use of digital and online channels to support engagement with local and international audiences by:

  • Crafting engaging written content for weekly industry e-newsletter (5-6 stories per week), industry print publications, social media and digital channels and website.
  • Reinventing and repurposing knowledge resources and content to optimise their digital delivery and ongoing use.
  • Developing, executing and measuring delivery of digital campaigns and programs
  • Growing the website to be the leading industry knowledge hub for consumers, industry stakeholders and broader audiences

About you

  • You have demonstrated experience as a communications professional or journalist
  • A true passion for storytelling that connects to purpose and values. Writer by trade and an eye for a 'story'
  • Strong handle on digital channels and related technologies - WordPress, Mailchimp, social platforms
  • Proven track record in building and managing relationships with a range of internal and external stakeholders to capture content and stories
  • Experience with content and subject matter across agriculture, horticulture or related industries is highly advantageous

To apply
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