Communications Manager

Communications Manager

Job Title: Communications Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2020-03-04
Reference: V-37203
Contact Name: Mohammed Samsam
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 04, 2020 10:43

Job Description

The Role:

The Communications manager will be responsible for:
  • Managing cross agency and cross jurisdictional communications activities in support of Digital Identity, including chairing the communications working group, and reporting to the Program Board and other Executives regularly.
  • Managing the response to day to day communications issues across the program (e.g. media inquiries).
  • Developing supporting communications artefact and materials across the broader team functions.
  • Working closely with our contracted service provider to ensure efficient delivery of high quality fit for purpose outputs, including the development of an integrated communication strategy.
Skills and Experience Required:
Essential Criteria
  • Approximately 5 years’ experience in developing practical and implementable communications and engagement plans for government agencies
  • Knowledge of the Commonwealth's Digital Identity program
  • Cultural Fit including:
    • Proactive, driven
    • Outcomes focused
    • Contribute to a positive, collaborative and constructive culture
    • Ability to work in a multi-disciplinary team
Location and Contract Term:

Canberra based. 6 month contract with a 6 month extension option.

Security Requirements:

Must be an Australian Citizen with an ability to obtain a Baseline Security Clearance.

How to Apply:

Applications close Tuesday, 10 March 2020  

Please upload your resume to apply. Please note you may need to complete selection criteria to complete this application process. We will be in touch with instructions for suitably skilled candidates

Call Mohammed Samsam 1300 944 936 for any further information


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