Manager Media and Communications

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Perth, Australia
18 Oct 2016
End of advertisement period
28 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Media and Communications

  •      Fixed-term, full-time position until March 2017
  •      Salary commensurate with experience will be offered to the successful candidate
  •      Ref: 0669K01/201705

It’s an exciting time for Media and Communications at Murdoch University as we invest in both our internal and external agendas.

The Role

The Manager is responsible for managing the work of the Media and Communications team, evaluating the success of campaigns targeted at a range of audiences across a diverse media mix and ensuring alignment with the University’s overall strategies and objectives.

For further information, please refer to the Position Description.

Skills and Experience

The successful candidate will possess a bachelor degree in Communications, Public Relations, or in a related field, or hold a minimum 5 years’ experience in a role similar to this position. The ability to successfully lead a media and communications team to achieve organisational goals is a prerequisite.

Established professional networks and previous experience in the higher education sector would be highly regarded.

Think Murdoch

Recognised by The Times Higher Education as one of the top 100 universities in the world under the age of 50, Murdoch University is internationally recognised as a research-led institution.

This is a great time to join Murdoch.  There are a multitude of opportunities and exciting projects that are presented by the State Government Activity Centre on our doorstep.  The co-location of the New Fiona Stanley Hospital and the St John of God Hospital provide many synergies for our learning and teaching, research and community engagement.

Murdoch University values workplace diversity and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander candidates

To Apply

Please submit a cover letter, a CV and a statement addressing the selection criteria (found in the Position Description) via the Apply Online button below. Emailed applications will not be accepted.

Position contact: Alana Madaschi, Personal Assistant on +61 8 9360 2030 or at

Closing date:   Friday 28th October 2016 (11:59pm)