Communications & Media Advisor
6 month contract
Amazing day rate
About Our Client
This insurance and care organisation pride themselves on changing the way people thing abut services to the community of NSW. They insure over 310,000 NSW businesses and 193 NSW Government agencies.
A day in the life of a the communications and media advisor will consist of:
- Managing media
- Monitoring systems and the distribution of reports to key stakeholders.
- Resolve media inquiries in a timely, accurate and resolute manner.Monitor media issues impacting the organisation and identify emerging issues and develop appropriate strategies to address these issues.
- Develop and maintain a sound understanding of business priorities and challenges and translate them into measurable PR objectives, communication strategies, and media results.
- Oraginse media events to support major projects and announcements.
- Identify and develop r media opportunities that successfully build credibility for the organisation; protect the organisation's brand, as well as build customer advocacy through earned and paid media.
- Develop a strong network of NSW media contacts (business, political/government, trade; broadcast); utilising these relationships to drive positive media outcomes and mitigate reputational risk.
- Provide business-as-usual and project support on issues management, stakeholder management, and where required, external PR and creative agency liaison.
- Build and maintain the confidence and support of internal stakeholders by delivering high quality communications and strategic advice and support.
- Develop and maintain media relations and pitch concepts and stories to target media (i.e. relevant journalists);
The Successful Applicant
Alongside your experience in a similar position the successful candidate will also have:
- Tertiary qualification (at degree level) in media, journalism, communication or marketing or equivalent knowledge and skills acquired through practical experience.
What's on Offer
- 6 month contract
- Dynamic senior role
- CBD location close to all public transport