Internal Communications Senior Advisor

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Job Details
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Department: Ambulance Victoria
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Communications, Marketing and Media
Classification: As per award
Work Location: Melbourne - Eastern Metro
Reference: VG/1345255
Closing Date: 26-Jul-2018
Salary Range: As per award
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: How to apply for a position with AV.pdf (PDF, 169KB)

InternalCommunicationsSeniorAdvisor_FINAL at 180618.pdf (PDF, 305KB)

Contact: Recruitment

Position Details

Ambulance Victoria (AV) is currently recruiting an Internal Communications Senior Advisor in a full time capacity, based in our Doncaster office.

The Internal Communications Senior Advisor will be responsible for establishing, maintaining and continually improving an integrated, proactive and effective internal communications function within Ambulance Victoria. The role oversees the effective delivery of information and communications through a range of channels across AV. In addition the role will build and enhance internal communication channels to drive cultural change.


About the role

Reporting to the Strategic Communications Director, the position will include the following key activities:

  • Develop and implement an internal communications strategy (and supporting framework) that meets AV's objectives and aligns with AV's overall communications strategy
  • Develop and manage key messages to ensure consistent, relevant and timely delivery of internal communication pieces
  • Strengthen and enhance AV's internal communication framework channels through continual audit and evaluation
  • Develop and implement internal communications plans for key campaigns and initiatives in accordance with AV's internal communications strategy
  • Manage AV's intranet home page and other internal communications channels to ensure they meet the needs of the audience and messages are clear, concise and consistent with AV's needs and expectations
  • Work with the Digital Media Strategist to ensure that Intranet content meets internal communications and organisational objectives, adherence to the Intranet Style Guide and that standards are maintained


About you

To be considered for this position you will have extensive communication experience supported by a tertiary qualification in Communications/Marketing or other related disciplines.  You will also have experience in advising senior managers on complex internal communications including crisis communications, extensive experience in writing and public relations, a proven ability managing all aspects of an internal communications strategy including research and analysis, developing strategic direction, devising action plans and evaluating communication outcomes, as well as have an understanding of and experience in regulatory environments and the workings of Government and public sector environments.

The salay range for this role is $100,955 - $115,377


What's in it for you?

As a valued member of AV you will enjoy a professional working environment that recognises the importance of work/life balance.  We offer salary packaging options, generous personal leave entitlements, accrued days off for full time roles, and other benefits including free on-site parking. We believe our people are our greatest resource and the sustainability of our workforce depends on how well we utilise our people's skills and abilities.  If you're ready to play an integral role and deliver results that help make a real difference, we want to hear from you!


How to apply

Applicants interested in the above position are requested to address the selection criteria detailed in the position description and to read ‘Applying for a Position with Ambulance Victoria.  For any queries, please email


Your application should be of a high quality as it will form an integral part of the selection process.  Please ensure you include: 

  • A cover letter
  • A resume
  • A document addressing the selection criteria detailed in the position description


We request that your application for the Internal Communications Senior Advisor position is submitted by 5pm, Thursday, 26th July 2018 by clicking ‘Apply Online' below.

Ambulance Victoria is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

By applying for this position within Ambulance Victoria (AV), you agree to undertake an assessment of any Secondary Employment or outside interests.  This is required to ensure there is no perceived or actual conflict of interest for AV should you be successful and commence in the new role

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