aps6/el1 content writer in australia

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AU$ 80,000 per year
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job details

job category
government & defence
job type
working hours
AU$ 80,000 per year
reference number
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job description

Are you starting your new year looking for a change? Would you love to be part of a fantastic communications team and utilise your amazing writing skills? If you answered YES to either of these questions, we have the role for you!

We’re on the hunt for an amazing Content Writer to join a wonderfully strong Communications team at a highly sought after Government department located in beautiful Canberra.

You will be starting this role ASAP and working through until the 30th June 2019 at an APS6/EL1 level depending on your experience and your writing skills.

So, what do we need from you?

You must be able to demonstrate the following capabilities:

  • Have experience in writing for the web (Content - not coding)
  • Have an interest in Health
  • Be familiar with the Digital Service Standards
  • Be software savvy, especially in SharePoint
  • Be able to find and adapt your voice when writing for the Government
  • Previous experience in Government is a bonus

You’ll also need to possess these Communications traits:

  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Hold a degree in Communications or other relevant writing field
  • Have previous experience writing for the web
  • Ability to learn new software systems quickly and efficiently
  • Be willing and able to obtain a Police Check
  • Be willing and able to obtain a security clearance as needed

You’ll also need to be an Australian Citizen to apply for this role.

Sounds amazing right? (Hint: That's because it is!)

If we’ve just described you to a tee, please click the link and apply for this role immediately!

If you’d like some more information on this role, please contact Rachel on 02 6132 3835 or email Rachel.kadziela@randstad.com.au.

So why are you still reading this far down? Apply, apply, apply!

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


Communications, Web, Policy, Writing, Team management, Content Writing, Content


Bachelor's Degree or relevant experience
Previous Government experience desirable

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree