Community Relations Advisor

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Job Type:Part Time

Experience a connection with us at Newcrest

Our vision is to be miner of choice for our people, shareholders, host communities, partners and suppliers. With a commitment to our people, safety and sustainability, embracing technology and innovation, we are securing our future success together. We build and maintain close relationships with our local communities, ensuring our work creates a positive social impact.

Operations near and far

Our Cadia site is located in Central West New South Wales, approximately 25 kms outside the vibrant regional town of Orange and three hours’ drive from Sydney. Employees reside in the varied accommodation options in Orange, with the surrounding winery and national park areas to enjoy. Have access to the area’s wide range of amenities, including a prominent health sector, excellent educational facilities, shopping, transport and other services such as childcare.

Who are we looking for

As an engaged and collaborative Community Relations Advisor at Cadia, you will support the management of Social Performance programs that include administration of the Community Partnership Programs, Workforce Engagement Programs, and responses to media.

This challenging yet rewarding role will see you arrange media events and articles to promote our wider community benefits whilst providing opportunities for the Cadia workforce to get involved with Environment & Community Relations programs and events.

Other key deliverables include:

  • Develop key procedures and documents related to area of responsibility to meet the Social Performance Management System Framework
  • Administer the Community Partnerships Program, including positive promotions of the program
  • Collate community investment data for internal and external reporting requirements
  • Contribute to developing work plans, budgets, procedures and performance reports as required from the Cadia Social Performance Management Plan
  • Conduct tours on site in accordance with the site’s tour protocols for schools and community members
  • Complete assigned community projects within time, cost and quality parameters

Demonstrated experience in events management, project management, running community programmes (or projects and events), and working in a range of communication mediums will ensure seamless transition into this role. Through excellent communication, presentation and reporting skills, you will liaise effectively with community groups in a multi-stakeholder environment resulting in achievement of desired outcomes.

In addition to the above key skills, you will also ideally have:

  • Bachelor Qualification in Public Relations, Event Management, Communications or a related field
  • Proven experience in Media management
  • Efficient skills and experience in MS Office suite of software products
  • Experience in graphic design software such as Adobe Creative Suite
  • Flexibility, with good organisational and time management skills
  • Manual Driver’s Licence

Please note: This is a residential part-time role 2 days per week (Thursday & Friday) based near Orange, NSW with a flexible working arrangement; Fixed-Term Contract until December 02, 2021.

Our commitment to you

Keeping our people safe and healthy is our most important asset. Our commitment to safety, health and well-being is supported by systems and standards that embed our safety culture.

Newcrest is also committed to building a diverse workforce. Our strategic focus is on gender diversity and diversity to reflect the communities in which we operate. Creating an inclusive culture will enable us to leverage the richness of cultures across our workforce and the capability of our diverse employees to get better business outcomes.

Cadia Valley Operations is now a smoke free work environment, since 1 January 2020.

If you are seeking a new career challenge, where you can transfer your existing skills, into a innovative and high performing environment, we’d love to hear from you!

At this stage, we are not accepting any external agency CVs for these opportunities.