- Melbourne > CBD & Inner Suburbs Melbourne
- Job posted on: 25th Jan 2022
- Applications close:
Our Watch is a national leader of primary prevention of violence against women and their children.
Our vision is an Australia where women and their children live free from all forms of violence. Our role is to stop violence before it starts. We work to embed gender equality and prevent violence where Australians live, learn, work and socialise.
The Senior Media & Communications Advisor plays a key role in delivering both proactive and reactive media and communications activity across Our Watch, to protect and enhance the organisation’s reputation and engage the community in action to prevent violence against women and their children.
Reporting to the Manager, Media & Communications and working as part of cross-functional project teams, the Senior Media & Communications Advisor is responsible for developing, implementing and evaluating the organisation’s media and communications activity. This includes developing proactive and reactive media plans, researching and writing opinion pieces, preparing speeches and presentations, and providing communications support to cross-organisational projects.
We are seeking a media and communications expert with experience managing and responding to media enquiries, developing proactive and reactive media plans, monitoring of organisational media coverage, strategic communications support and the ability to develop and maintain effective relationships with key external stakeholders, including Our Watch Ambassadors and representatives, along with government stakeholders, other sector organisations and key journalists and members of the media.
Our Watch is strongly committed to the wellbeing of its employees. We work to continuously improve the policies and processes that ensure an engaging, safe and inclusive environment for the people who work here. Some of the benefits of working with Our Watch are:
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A complete Position Description is attached.