Communications Advisor

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    3 weeks ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
  • Job Type: Fixed Term Contract
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  • Location: Wellington – Wairarapa
  • Date Advertised: 02-MAR-20
  • Job Reference: NZ/1453982
  • Job Title: Communications Advisor
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  • Summary:
Communications Advisor



  • Opportunity for new or recent graduate
  • Join a great communications team working on challenging and interesting work
  • Develop your career with the best in the business
  • Fixed Term till the end of June

We have an awesome opportunity for a new or recent Communications graduate to join the Client and Internal Communications team within Service Delivery at MSD.


About the Role

You’ll be part of a team delivering engaging and easy to understand communications to our clients, staff and external stakeholders. 

As a Communications Advisor you’ll be supporting the development and implementation of strategies, and the delivery of significant communication programmes across traditional and digital channels.


Working as part of a small and dynamic team you’ll need:

  • Some communications experience and/or a relevant tertiary qualification
  • Demonstrated editing and writing skills across both traditional and digital channels
  • A passion for helping New Zealanders lead better lives
  • Great relationship management skills, with the ability to engage and influence at all levels
  • A strong focus on the needs of your clients

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a team of high performers. We’re looking for a person who is energetic, a team player, has a practical approach to problem solving, and knows how to use an apostrophe. If you’ve got the right attitude, what you don’t know, we can teach you.


How to apply
To apply, click the ‘Apply Now’ button, complete the online application form and submit your CV and a cover letter clearly outlining why you’re suitable for this role.
All applications must be made online. If this is not possible or if you have any queries, please contact us at
Applications close:  5 March and interviews will be held on Tuesday 10th and Wednesday 11th March