PR and Media Specialist // 9 Month Contract

Location: Eastern Suburbs Melbourne, Victoria
Job Type: Contract or Temp
Contact: Natalie Rogers

About our client
Our client is a global powerhouse in the consumer goods industry who are market leaders in their category. Their innovative brand continues to be at the forefront of digital technology, and they pride themselves on sticking to their roots of providing a best in class experience to their loyal consumers.

About the role

Due to a maternity leave cover, the business are looking for a PR & Media Specialist to join their team, initially for a nine month contract with potential view to extend.

Reporting to the Head of Marketing, the PR + Media specialist will be responsible for localising global strategy to build brand awareness, communications plans and managing PR / sampling activity within the local market, working closely with media partners / influencers. You will have the opportunity to lead PR campaigns and events across three major product releases at three major consumer and media events.

Please note: Some local / international travel will be required as a part of this role.

Skills & experience

  • Tertiary qualification within relevant space eg. PR / Communications
  • Prior experience within a PR / Media focused role either agency or client side, ideally working with FMCG / Consumer Goods brands
  • Exceptional communication and copy writing skills
  • Ideally experience being camera facing working as a spokesperson
  • Demonstrated experience with managing media relationships and press releases


Internally, the culture is fast moving, fun and collaborative. In order to be successful in the role, you will be a proactive self-starter with an enthusiastic nature, strong organisational skills, attention to detail and project management skills.

You will pride yourself on your communication, stakeholder management, relationship building and influence skills. You will be comfortable managing multiple projects and conflicting priorities thanks to your well developed problem solving skills and adaptable nature.

How to apply

Sound like you? Hit APPLY NOW or call Natalie Rogers on 8613 3577 for a confidential discussion.