Senior Campaigns Advisor

A world-first health promotion foundation, VicHealth focuses on promoting good health and preventing chronic disease. We pinpoint and prevent the negative influences of ill health and champion the positive influences of good health. Our pioneering work includes creating and funding world-class interventions; conducting vital research to advance Victoria’s population health; producing and supporting public campaigns to promote a healthier Victoria; and providing transformational expertise and insights to government. We work with all levels of government, across political parties and communities, and a range of sectors across health, sports, research, education, the arts and media.
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Department: Victorian Health Promotion Foundation
Work Type: Fixed term - part time
Job Function: Communications, Marketing and Media
Classification: See Advertisement
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/VHSCAJAN2019
Closing Date: 28-Jan-2019
Salary Range: See Advertisement
Job Duration: 14 months
Attachments: Senior_Campaigns_Advisor_FT_PL_PD__2019.doc (Word, 163KB)

Contact: Marcus Flood
03 9667 1386

Position Details

  • Work with the world's first Health Promotion Foundation 
  • Ground-breaking campaigns work
  • Dynamic team environment within an inclusive workplace
  • Part Time, Fixed Term position.


Join the This Girl Can – Victoria team!

We're looking for an accomplished and driven senior campaigns professional to join the Social Marketing team at VicHealth.

Reporting to the Manager, Social Marketing, this exciting and hands-on role will suit a proactive, passionate individual looking to work as part of the team delivering the award-winning This Girl Can – Victoria campaign.

This is an opportunity to amplify the campaign's impact into year two. You will be responsible for wide-ranging tasks such as paid media strategy, stakeholder outreach and campaign creative. A typical day may include the management and coordination of suppliers as well as involvement in campaign planning, administration, implementation and evaluation.

The successful candidate will clearly illustrate a highly collaborative style, an ability to influence stakeholders, as well as exceptional project management, and written communication skills.

Closing Date: Monday 28 January 2019
Unit: Marketing & Communications
Tenure: Part Time, (0.6 FTE) Limited tenure (14 Months)
Classification: VicHealth Grade D
Remuneration: $82,361 ($49,417 pro rata) (plus superannuation and other benefits)

Qualifications and experience required:

  • Tertiary qualifications in marketing, communications or public relations
  • Strong demonstrable experience working as a marketing or communications professional
  • Strong campaign planning and implementation capabilities
  • Exceptional planning and organising skills
  • Experience working within the communications, public health, community or government sectors
  • Demonstrable experience managing contracts, and external suppliers
  • Ability to provide specialist advice and expertise across the organisation as required
  • A skilful communicator, you will have exceptional relationship development skills that can be used both internally and externally.

How to Apply:

Applications must include a cover letter and a current resume.

The cover letter must include why the applicant feels they are suitable for the position, and also address the Key Selection Criteria from the Position Description.

Please refer to the position description to view the associated qualifications and experience associated with the position. Applications can be submitted by clicking Apply.

For further information about the role, please contact Marcus Flood, People & Culture on (03) 9667 1386.

VicHealth is committed to ensuring appointments represent the diversity of our community. Women, Indigenous people, people with disability, young people and people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

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