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Manager Communications and Engagement

  • Have a direct and positive impact on the environment
  • Build our Brand
  • Full Time ongoing role, located in the CBD
  • Grade 6 ($110,218 - $128,859 + Superannuation)


The Metropolitan Waste and Resource Recovery Group (MWRRG) works with industry and Local Government in metropolitan Melbourne on large scale waste management strategies that divert waste from landfill and recover valuable resources.

In this newly created role you will lead a team of truly passionate professionals to provide strategic analysis of stakeholder needs and deliver high quality communication material to assist with the development of key internal and external stakeholder relationships. You will also take the lead on the development of engagement strategies, organise industry meetings and forums and support project teams to develop engagement activities.

You will be someone who has experience developing and implementing various communication strategies and activities. Your strong liaison, stakeholder engagement, negotiation and interpersonal skills, along with your communications expertise will see you provide effective communications advice and support in the Metropolitan Waste Resource and Recovery Group and in support of our  partners in regional Victoria.

We are looking for an individual who will be excited to come and really make a difference; who has outstanding writing and presentation skills and strong experience in executing digital strategies including websites, and key social media channels along with the ability to interpret technical information rapidly and accurately.

Tertiary qualifications and/or extensive experience in public affairs, communications, or stakeholder engagement is highly desirable. Previous stakeholder engagement experience within the Public Sector, Local Government or industry, is advantageous.

In return you will be offered a positive, team focused working environment, the opportunity to demonstrate your leadership and communications expertise and to have a positive and lasting impact on the environment.

To apply, email  your  CV, cover letter and statement addressing the key selection criteria to judith.leggatt@mwrrg.vic.gov.au. Alternatively, call Wes Douglass on  8698 9803  for a confidential discussion.  Applications close Sunday 9 July 2017 (11:59pm AEST).

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Last updated: 23/06/2017