Senior Video and Creative Content Adviser, Creative Services

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Department: Department of Health and Human Services
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Other
Classification: VPSG5
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/DHHS/PCO/375126
Closing Date: 18-Dec-2017
Salary Range: $92,253 - $111,619
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: 2017-12-04 - 375126 Senior Video and Creative Content Adviser.doc (Word, 975KB)
Job Specification

2017-12-04 - 375126 Senior Video and Creative Content Adviser.pdf (PDF, 82KB)
Job Specification

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Contact: Matthew Haworth
03 9096 0591

Position Details

Number of vacancies available: 1

Office Location(s):  MELBOURNE CBD

Position Summary:

Reporting to the Head of Creative Services, this position will lead the production of high quality digital and creative content (video, photography and social media assets) for priority projects across the department.

The incumbent will work closely with Branch colleagues, minister's offices and relevant business areas within the department and will use video and creative content to tell stories that demonstrate the benefits of government policies and initiatives. The role will be responsible for ensuring all creative content is clear, engaging and timely, and aligned to the department's digital strategy and strategic plan.

The incumbent will deliver multiple priority projects concurrently, working closely with internal and external stakeholders and suppliers to support delivery of wider communications and stakeholder engagement objectives.

The role will need to develop strong relationships with portfolio communication teams and will be responsible for collaborating with the Digital Engagement and Strategy Unit, including developing engaging creative assets for social media and other channels as well as creating compelling digital media products for a range of purposes and audiences, including video, photography and social multimedia content.

As appropriate, they may also be required to provide surge support to other policy portfolios to ensure effective media and communications services can be delivered by the Branch during emergency, crisis and peak periods.

Are you

  • Creative and collaborative, with a proven record of leadership and achievement in producing high quality video, photography and creative digital content?
  • A confident and experienced digital media professional with strong  project management skills?
  • A motivated individual who can work autonomously and adapt to changing demands?
  • Experienced in the use of professional grade video production applications, equipment and techniques.



How to Apply:


Applicants are encouraged to apply online, submitting a cover letter and a current resume.

Please note:

For this role, you are not required to address each of the key selection criteria in a separate written document. Applicants are strongly encouraged to view the Information for Applicants document to obtain guidance on what to include in your cover letter and resume. This document also provides information on the department's recruitment and employment safety screening processes.

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