Communications Advisor

Melbourne, Australia
27 Nov 2017
End of advertisement period
10 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Focus on internal communications
  • Newly created role
  • Attractive package on offer

The Organisation

RMIT is a global university of technology and design, focused on creating solutions that transform the future for the benefit of people and their environments. We are global in attitude, action and presence; urban in orientation and creativity; and connected through active partnerships with professions, industries and organisations.

The Role and Your Responsibilities

Working closely with the University Communication Manager you will support and implement the planning and measurement of impactful, multi-media content, and information across the University in line with the overall RMIT strategy. With a true passion for communications and a digital-first approach, you will develop and maintain outstanding cross functional relationships across the Colleges and Portfolios to deeply embed effective internal communications across the University.

You will ensure all communications are represented in University-wide communication planning and frameworks, and will work closely with the teams responsible for internal and external communication, to ensure alignment and impact.

Skills and Experience Required

To be suitable you will have emerging experience in working with stakeholders, and influencing thinking in strategic communications. You will bring a strong knowledge of digital communication options with knowledge of key audience values to achieve communication goals, You will be able to demonstrate the ability to effectively select and measure the ideal channel mix and understand how to measure success. Your outstanding interpersonal, communication and negotiation skills along with a demonstrated passion for delivering creative and impactful digital communications experiences will see you succeed in the role.

To apply

For further information please review the attached Position Description via our website at and search using job ref # 558504.

Applications close on Sunday 10th December.

Applicants are requested to separately address the key selection criteria as outlined in the Position Description.

RMIT is committed to being a Child Safe organisation and is an equal opportunity employer. Applications are encouraged from all sectors of the community. We are dedicated to attracting, retaining and developing our people regardless of gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability and age. Applications are encouraged from all sectors of the community.