Senior Advisor, Communications and Stakeholder Engagement

Salary up to $125k base + super. Long 3 year fixed term opportunity
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Department: Major Road Projects Victoria
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Communications, Marketing and Media
Classification: VPSG5
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/1624849
Closing Date: 05-Jul-2022
Salary Range: $103,920 - $125,735
Job Duration: 3 years
Attachments: PD - Senior Advisor, Communications and Stakeholder Engagement.pdf (PDF, 89KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Manager Talent Acquisition

Position Details

Major Road Projects Victoria

Working at Major Road Projects Victoria means being part of something big.

We oversee more than 50 projects as a cornerstone of Victoria's Big Build, including some of the State's most important roads. 

Our Strategic Communications team are champions in building strong support and strategic communication plans for all of our projects – ensuring our stakeholder and local communities are engaged and informed of the projects that are important to them across Victoria.  And that's where this role comes in…


Join us in building better connections for Victoria by:

  • Working closely with our construction partners to guide and provide support and strategic advice on communications and engagement activities
  • Working with our MRPV project delivery teams to ensure complex concepts and information is translated into clear, concise, and accurate material
  • Developing and maintaining relationships with government agencies, stakeholder groups, local councils and the community.  
  • Assisting in developing responses to media enquiries and event and preparing responses to project related correspondence

We are looking for a highly skilled stakeholder relations and communications specialist (Senior Advisor) who enjoys building positive working relationships across a range of stakeholders.  You'll be part of a dynamic team, have an exceptional risk radar and play a critical role ensuring our future road projects build better communities.

This role is a 3-year fixed term position and will be based part of the time in our fabulous Dandenong hub office, with other days flexible to work from home or our CBD office.  


We do work that matters:

  • Our projects will reduce congestion and travel times, improve safety, connect communities and improve the roads you rely on every day.
  • Here are details of 3 of the key projects this Communications team is contributing to South Road, Lathams Road & Hallam North/Heatherton Road.
  • Have you heard about our Ecologiq program at MRPV?  We're working closely with the construction industry to remove barriers to the use of recycled content, to make sustainable materials the first choice where possible and pave a greener future for Victoria
  • Check out our news feed – we want our communities to have their say!

MRPV believes in promoting an inclusive and diverse workplace and encourage people from all backgrounds, abilities, and identities to apply to our vacancies.    MRPV also welcomes flexible working arrangements and should you be interested in part time availabilities, we encourage you to apply and discuss your preferences with our Talent Team. 


To be part of something meaningful and leave a positive legacy connecting Victorian communities, apply for a role with us today.


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