Communications and Community Engagement Officer
The Space Environment Research Centre (SERC) is looking for a highly motivated and professional Communications and Community Engagement Officer. To be successful in this role you will be extremely organised, have excellent written communication skills and outstanding coordination and liaison skills.
About the team:
Our energetic and enthusiastic team works in partnership with six national and international participants focused on developing new technologies that will mitigate space debris and preserve the space environment.
The key objective of this role is to:
Manage internal and external communications including stakeholder engagement, event promotion and media liaison;
Manage social media channels including Twitter, Facebook, Linked In, website and ensure compliance with media and social media policies;
Develop material for publication such as brochures; media releases; articles; images and
Work collaboratively with a small team to ensure that effective messaging is in the marketplace.
To be successful in this role you will hold appropriate qualifications and have at least 5 years experience with duties related to those specified. In addition you will have advanced document production skills including excellent command of Word, PowerPoint and Outlook functionality. It is essential that you are able to take initiative whilst working autonomously and as part of a team. Additionally, you will have excellent written communication skills and ability to develop interesting content, be meticulously organised and pay exceptional attention to detail.
The organisation is a private sector entity located in a most desirable environment at Mount Stromlo with spectacular views.
This position is available on a full time or part time (0.8 FTE) basis.
For a copy of the duty statement and selection criteria please visit the SERC website or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications close Thursday 14 January 2016
Only candidates who address the selection criteria will be considered for interview.