Senior Strategic Communications Adviser

The Level Crossing Removal Authority exists for the purpose of expertly delivering infrastructure projects for the Victorian Government. Melbourne is growing, our population is projected to grow from 4.5 million to almost 8 million by 2051. Victoria's population is expected to be more than 10 million by 2051. This means Melbourne's transport network will need to cater for around 10 million more trips a day.

The Victorian Government's vision for Melbourne is to ensure that it continues to be a global city of opportunity and choice. We need to create a sustainable and resilient city that will serve us well into the future. Our Vision at LXRA is 'Delivering Great Change, Transforming the way Victorians live, work and travel'. Change for the positive is at the heart of our work, be it local commuters, road users, rail commuters and within our organisation and industry.

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Department: Level Crossing Removal Authority
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Communications, Marketing and Media
Classification: VPSG5
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/8074
Closing Date: 27-Feb-2018
Salary Range: $93,867 - $113,572
Job Duration: 3 years
Attachments: A1-25975302-LX - PD VPS5 Senior Stakeholder Relations and Communications Adviser.pdf (PDF, 51KB)

Contact: Adrienne Smith, Manger, Strategic Communications
(03) 9095 4287

Position Details


  • High profile rail infrastructure project
  • Help develop and implement effective strategic communication campaigns
  • Be a part of making great change for Victorians

We are seeking an experienced communications specialist to work within our Strategic Communications team.

Reporting to the Manager, Strategic Communications, you will be responsible for developing and implementing strategy in support of delivering high quality communications, across a number of mediums, on behalf of LXRA. You'll be experienced in end to end communication campaigns and take a consistent approach when developing stakeholder relations and communications.

Key to your application will be your strategic focus, specifically while operating within a complex and demanding environment.  You will be great at building positive working relationships as you work with wide ranging, multi-sector stakeholders.

For further information about us, see the position description above and visit our website

To apply, please click on the 'APPLY NOW' link below.  Attach a resume and cover letter, please note that a separate response to the KSC is NOT required.

We believe in inclusiveness, diversity and equality and are committed to ensuring that our workplaces are a reflection of the Victorian community. We recognise the benefits that a diverse and inclusive culture brings for our employees and in turn, encourage talented people from all backgrounds, abilities and identities to apply to our vacancies. We strongly encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, people with a disability and others from under-represented backgrounds to apply.

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