Media Advisor

Location: Melbourne CBD, Victoria
Job Type: Contract or Temp
Salary: Base + Super + Salary packaging
Contact: Lauren Madden

Our client

Our client is a reputable health charity based in Victoria. They are renowned for their research and support programs, leading the way in reducing the impact of several health challenges effecting the Australian community.

They are currently seeking an experienced Media Advisor to join their team on a 9 month basis (parental leave cover). This role will be 0.8 FTE, with flexibility on the hours and days of week. Due to Cvoid-19, the role will commence in a working-form-home capacity, until it is safe to return to their office in Melbourne inner city.

About the Role

As a member of the Media & Communications team, the Media Advisor will plan and implement communications, media and engagement activities to achieve the key strategic priorities of their dedicated program area.

You will produce well written content, tailored to a variety of audiences and channels. You will provide and drive strategic media and communications advice to maximise opportunities to engage with the community and key stakeholders. Your duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Manage media enquiries and actively seek opportunities to drive conversation on relevant issues
  • Understanding of advocacy and the political landscape relevant to your program area
  • Produce and deliver a diverse range of high-quality communications, including press releases, web copy, social content and engagement

Skills & Experience
To be successful in this role you will have extensive media and advocacy experience. You will have demonstrated experience developing content for multiple channels, as well as developing and implementing engagement strategies. Previous experience working in the health industry is essential to this role.

How to Apply
Click on the APPLY button or contact Lauren Madden on (03) 8613 3547 for a confidential discussion.