Media and Communications Lead


VicScreen is Victoria's creative and economic screen development agency.

We're behind the scenes, supporting screen businesses, infrastructure, festivals and events. Helping develop the skilled practitioners, professional crew and talented creatives that elevate Victoria as a global screen destination.

The must-watch shows. The biggest releases. The next big names. The hottest games. From silver screen to live stream, and across the screen ecosystem. You'll find us where the action is.

Our Values

Be Open; Be Brave: Be Collaborative; Be Excellent; Be Energetic.

Job Details
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Department: VicScreen
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Communications, Marketing and Media
Classification: VPSG4
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/VSMCL2024
Closing Date: 17-Apr-2024
Salary Range: $92,332 - $104,762
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Position Description -Media and Communications Lead April 2024.pdf (PDF, 976KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Michael Jones

Position Details


We're looking for an enthusiastic and experienced Media and Communications Lead to join VicScreen's Marketing and Engagement Team.

The Media and Communications Lead proactively leads all things public relations and corporate communications for VicScreen – from media enquiries to event promotion, speeches, press releases and beyond.


Reporting directly to the Senior Manager, Marketing and Communications, you're a natural communicator with that rare ability to get to the heart of a matter at speed. Calm in a storm and a nimble thinker and problem solver, you're just as capable managing media enquiries as you are writing VicScreen's latest presser or a speech for a global event.

You're a proactive public relations and communications professional, who has impressive experience in leading media and communications activity as well as;

  • Public Relations and Corporate Communications Experience: You can develop and execute high impact and innovative publicity activity.
  • Communication skills: Ability to deliver logical, sequential and succinct presentations with a strong attention to detail.
  • Administration and Reporting Skills: You can efficiently track, review and report on media coverage and industry news.
  • Energy: Your unfakeable enthusiasm for all things screen drives you to deliver quality client services – day-in, day-out

For a full list of accountabilities and key selection criteria, please review the position description.  


Sound like you? For the full position description and to apply, click apply now. 

For more information or to discuss the role further, please contact Michael Jones, People & Culture Business Partner via  


Keep it brief.  Resumes of 2-3 pages are perfect.

Tell us what makes you perfect for this role by including a statement (1-2 pages) addressing the key selection criteria.

Applications will be screened as we receive them, and selection activity will commence prior to the closing date being reached.  If this is the role for you, don't delay.  Apply now.

VicScreen is an equal opportunity employer and embraces inclusivity and diversity amongst its staff.  People from all diverse groups and backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

Need help applying or have accessibility or adjustment requirements? Reach out to the contact below, or email Human Resources at


Applications close at 5pm Wednesday 17 April 2024.

Please note, no applications will be accepted beyond this date.

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