Randstad is seeking an experienced Communications Officer for a 6 month contract with the potential to extend. This role is within a fast paced government department that is based in the Canberra CBD.
This position requires someone with previous experience in a Communications environment to be able to pick up systems quickly and provide support to the Communications team. The successful candidate will have strong Communications experience, be able to work autonomously, be a fast learner and most importantly, be reliable and available immediately.
Our client is seeking a candidate to undertake a range of communication tasks including the distributions of its publications.
The successful candidate will come with experience and perform the following duties:Writing and editing communication materialResponding to requests for publicationManaging the client’s publication warehouse and distribution including inventory levels with an external warehouse and distribution service providerPreparing publications for print, including arranging quotations, liaising with printers, managing ISBNs and copyright information.Undertaking procurement and finance activities
An appreciation of Government policies on Workplace Participation, Equity and Diversity and Work Health and Safety is required.
What you’ll need to succeed:
The successful candidate will have:High quality writing and editing skillsStrong written and verbal communication skillsProject management skillsPrevious experience in a communications environment
What you’ll get in return:
The successful candidate will be offered a 6 month contract, with the potential to extend and an attractive hourly rate. This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Communications Officer to join an interesting and fast paced team, and to further develop their skills within a Government environment.
If you have the required experience, please apply now using the appropriate link or call 02 6132 3835 for a confidential discussion.