Senior Communications Advisor

Job Title: Senior Communications Advisor
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
Location: Wellington
Contact Details: Lucinda van Aswegen
Contact Email:
Job Published: 18 days ago
  • Enthusiastic and passionate Senior Communication Advisor needed
  • Strategic and tactical communications to support the organisation
  • Get involved in all communication matters, internally and externally

A great permanent opportunity for a Senior Communications Advisor to join this effective and dynamic communications team for a Crown entity.

You will:

  • Prepare presentations, reports and briefing documents for senior management
  • Manage and direct media enquiries, escalating is appropriately
  • Work collaboratively in the development of communications plans
  • Identify relevant key messaged end aid in delivering communications activity schedule
  • W ork as part of a team to write and develop content for various channels such as newsletter, intranets and briefings by the Director
  • Provide strategic and tactical news media responses and media support

Key skills needed:

  • 3 – 5 years’ experience in public sector communications
  • Tertiary qualification or work experience or sound industry knowledge
  • E xperience needed with preparing presentations, briefing documents, written reports, media releases and communications strategies
  • M edia monitoring and analysis experience
  • I nternal communications experience needed
  • A good understanding of SharePoint and file manage systems

If you are interested in this Senior Communication Advisor opportunity with responsibilities across the board for internal and external communications, please click the APPLY NOW button. All applications will be acknowledged electronically.

For further information contact Lucinda van Aswegen on (04) 494 7093 quoting job number 102871

Lucinda van Aswegen and Rebecca Berney are Beyond Recruitment’s Customer Experience team.

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