Digital Communication Officer (Parental Leave Contract)

$1,279 - $1,412 weekly
  • Bathurst Regional Council
  • Bathurst NSW, Australia
  • 25 Nov, 2021
Casual/Seasonal/Maternity Administrative, Clerical and Office Support Marketing, Sales, and Retail Media, Journalism, Advertising, and Public Relations

Job Description

Job No: BRC0130

Location: Bathurst

About the role

Are you passionate about communications and community?

Are you a social media expert who can post, tweet, ‘gram and more?

Bathurst Regional Council currently has a 12 month parental leave contract position in the Corporate Communications team for a Digital Communications Officer.

This is an exciting opportunity to work across a variety of digital platforms, developing and implementing online communications to support Council’s diverse range of services, activities and events.

Working closely with a small team you will be responsible for Council’s social media presence and integrating digital communications into Council’s broader communications and community engagement activities.

Key Requirements

  • Degree in communication, marketing, information technology or equivalent
  • Minimum two years experience developing and implementing integrated digital communication online platforms 
  • Demonstrated experience in monitoring and evaluation of digital platforms with an understanding of SEO, content marketing, database management and customer service systems 
  • Demonstrated understanding of relevant systems to implement web content management
  • Demonstrated experience in delivering digital communication services in a government or related agency including strong writing skills in an online environment
  • Experience in mentoring or training in digital communication
  • Excellent written communication, interpersonal and presentation skills.

This position requires a pre employment health assessment which includes a functional, audio and drug & alcohol screen.

Salary: $1279.00 to $1411.77 per week + super

Position Status: Full time, 12 month parental leave contract  

Hours of work: 35 hours per week with an RDO every third week

Application closing date: Sunday, 5 December 2021, at 11.30pm

Contact Officer: Therese Ryan - 0437 958 478

Bathurst Regional Council is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.

How to Apply

To submit your application for this position, please complete the questionnaire below. You will then be prompted to attach your resume and copies of any relevant qualifications (please note, attaching a resume is mandatory). You must have the right to live and work in Australia to apply for this job. 

Job Closing Date

05 Dec, 2021