Communications Advisor

Alpha Recruitment

9-12 month contractor role

Large complex organisation with Health Sector

Busy communications team working on project work

Job Description:

An excellent opportunity as arisen for an experienced Communications Advisor for a 9-12 month contract assisting a small but busy Communications Team located in Greenlane. This role is for a large complex organisation working within the health sector.;Key accountabilities;Develop, update and distribute communication materials (posters, print advertisements, presentations, brochures, frequently asked questions etc.) to internal and external stakeholders as required.;Media relations including responding to media enquiries and escorting any media on site;Preparing media releases;Issues and risk management;Social Media;Coordinating and drafting written statements;Developing and maintaining effective working relationships at all levels, including senior staff and key stakeholders.;Deal with day-to-day enquiries.;Assisting with project work;Person Specification;3 + years communications experience;A degree/qualification in journalism or public relations;Experience within health an advantage;Ability to produce effective communications material.;Experience preparing media releases;Previous experience writing for corporate audiences.;Good knowledge of the media and government sector in New Zealand;Exceptional organisational skills;Good decision-making abilities;Demonstrated ability to work well under pressure;Commitment to providing a quality customer-focussed service;If you are available for an immediate start then apply now. This role is full time hours and you would need to be available to cover some weekends on a roster rotation. ]]>

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Thu, 22 Apr 2021 00:00:00 +1200