Our client is a Melbourne based university with a strong focus on student experience, research and community. They pride themselves on being an inclusive place to work and are excited by the wide variety of news they have to take to the media on a proactive basis. They are strengthening their reactive media responses also, and are looking for a talented media guru to work across both proactive and reactive media portfolios for a 3 month contract.
As Media Adviser, you will work with stakeholders across the university to find the story, the narrative and the projects to strategically pitch to state and national media outlets. You will also be responsible for reactive media where necessary. The opportunities are exciting to dig out some fantastic stories, staff and students to share with a wide and diverse audience.
Skills and experience
To be successful in this role, you will be a confident media liaison, likely with a journalism background or a strong media advisory background within the public service, education or similar field. You will have a proven track record of successfully pitching stories to a range of online and traditional platforms and you will be an adaptable and agile worker. You must also be available for a start date of July 18th through to October.
Please click the Apply Now button or for further information please call Lyndsey Walker on 8613 3518