Senior Communications Consultant

Last updated 22 minutes ago
Location:Canberra
Job Type:Full Time

Communication Manager

We have an opportunity with our rapidly expanding Downer Defence business to join a Defence AIR program as a Communications Senior Consultant. This role will have a strong focus on managing the communications plan and working with stakeholders for this important ISR (intelligence, Surveillance & Reconnaissance) program.

Key responsibilities for the role include:

  • Drafting and maintenance of the Communications Management Plan as well as other specified communications related artefacts.
  • Working with internal stakeholders to develop requirements and priorities for external communications.
  • Working with external stakeholders to communicate project related matters and priorities.
  • Reporting to the Commercial Manager to ensure that commercial outcomes are achieved through communications management.
  • Conducting branding related activities for the program
  • Providing advice on communications management to other key members of staff including Project Managers and client executives.

Skills and experience:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Marketing or Communications or similar.
  • Several years’ experience in developing marketing and communications plans incorporating a variety of mediums combined with good knowledge of brand management.
  • Exceptional organisational and planning skills that contributes to effective and efficient project execution.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills with the capacity to manage relationships with multiple stakeholders
  • High attention to detail
  • Ability to problem solve that contributes to productive and creative outcomes.

Due to customer requirements, we can only consider candidates for this opportunity who are Australian Citizens and hold a minimum NV1 security clearance.

What we offer:

  • A diverse, flexible and challenging work environment
  • A growing business where opportunities are favourable
  • A great team where you are empowered to lead
  • Salary Sacrifice and Novated Leasing
  • Access to monthly Professional Development Sessions (including specialist forums)