Communications Coordinator

Wollongong, Australia
06 Mar 2018
End of advertisement period
19 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Part Time


  • Fixed term, part-time appointment (2 years, 0.4 FTE) 

The Australian National Centre for Ocean Resources and Security (ANCORS) seeks an energetic and committed person to play a key role in the design and implementation of the communications strategy of a large research for development project funded by the Australian government through DFAT and ACIAR on community-based fisheries management (CBFM) and rural livelihoods in the Pacific region. The project brings together national agencies, the Pacific Community and WorldFish to improve CBFM outcomes in the region.  

The role involves hands-on management of the project’s website, media and social media presence working alongside communications officers from partner organisations, assistance to project researchers in communicating their research outcomes to a public audience, event coordination and assistance with preparation of reports. The Communications Coordinator will work with the project’s research team and partners to ensure broad representation and maximum impact of the full breadth of Pathways outcomes. There is potential for regional travel, primarily to Kiribati, Solomon Islands, and Vanuatu. We are open to discussion on flexible working arrangements.

You will be prompted to respond the selection criteria within the online application form.

For further information please contact the Project Manager, Lisa Wraith on (02) 4221 8030

Primary Location: Australia-New South Wales-Wollongong
Employee Status: Fixed Term
Schedule: Part-time
Closing Date: 19/03/2018, 8:59:00 PM
Salary Details: Level 6/7: $76,180 - $94,569 (pro rata) + superannuation
Reference Number: 180286
HR Contact: Alison Miller
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