About the Opportunity
We have an exciting opportunity for a skilled strategic communications leader to join our team for a 12-month parental leave cover. You’ll proactively manage Council’s reputation by establishing our own channels to reach council audiences, growing our audiences and building capability for generating relevant and compelling content. You will empower our diverse community to thrive and prosper by ensuring they have access to the information they need, listening to what is important to them, explaining council decisions and telling stories of where we are delivering value. This role manages a small team of communications specialists and contributes to the leadership of the wider Communications team.
This is a Band 7 classified role, remuneration will be $98,781 - $110,786 (depending on experience) plus 10% superannuation.
What you will need to thrive
Making a difference to others and our community is at the heart of everything we do at Knox. We are inspired by empowering our diverse community inside and out to thrive and prosper through our values: ‘Make a difference daily’, ‘Inspire and Facilitate success’, ‘Think big act bold, and ‘Do what is right not what is easy’. Our vision and values make us a forward thinking, adaptive and collaborative organisation constantly evolving to match the needs of the community.
Our benefits include a flexible workplace including accrued days off, opportunities for learning and development, a focus on wellbeing as well as an Employee Assistance Program, wellbeing initiatives and reward and recognition programs.
For further information on this role please contact Imogen Kelly on (03) 9298 8314.
Review the full position description now via our Knox City Council Careers Page.
To apply please provide a resume and brief cover letter demonstrating you have what is needed to thrive in this role.
The successful candidate (in accordance with CHO directions) will be required to demonstrate evidence of an approved Covid19 vaccination or recognised exemption.
Apply By 11.55pm, Monday 25th October 2021
Advertised: 11 Oct 2021 AUS Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: 25 Oct 2021 AUS Eastern Daylight Time