Adviser, Social Media

• Strong communication skills

• Experience working with social media channels

• Excellent networking skills

This is an exciting position in the social media and digital team which provides the opportunity to support our communications division and work in an environment that promotes team thinking and collaboration across the division to drive positive social media results.
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Department: Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning
Work Type: Ongoing - Flexible
Job Function: Communications, Marketing and Media
Classification: VPSG4
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/922833X
Closing Date: 18-Nov-2018
Salary Range: $82,574 - $93,689
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: 922833 VPS 4 Adviser Social Media. PD.docx (Word, 119KB)

Contact: Lyall Johnson
0436 619 580

Position Details

We are building an inclusive workplace to help realise the potential of our employees, embrace our differences, and apply our diverse thinking to innovation and delivering services to Victorian communities. All jobs can be worked flexibly and we encourage job applications from Aboriginal people, people with disabilities, young people and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.

As Adviser Social Media you will build relationships with the broader communications and digital and customer teams to deliver content across social platforms. You will have a strong understanding on how to use media channels to engage with a broad cross section of the community. People with an understanding of and interest in digital media channels and how to utilise data to drive positive media outcomes. 

You will provide advice on social media to internal stakeholders, be able to work in a busy and fast-paced environment and be able to think strategically about media engagement. Participate in an all hazards approach for the State Control Centre, including emergency issues related to the department and its agencies.

To be successful in this role you will need to have a degree in digital communications, communications or marketing. Previous experience working in government sector is highly desirable.

This is a fixed term position available up until 30 September 2019. An opportunity for continued employment beyond this date may be available subject to funding.

To be considered for this position, your application should include a supporting statement demonstrating that you meet the key selection criteria and any job requirements specified in the position description. 

Applications close at midnight Sunday 18 November 2018.

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