Senior Communications Advisor Digital

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    Govt NZ Jobs
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    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    1 month ago
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    Govt Jobs
  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
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  • Location: Wellington – Wairarapa
  • Date Advertised: 12-FEB-20
  • Job Reference: NZ/1445942
  • Job Title: Senior Communications Advisor Digital
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Are you an experienced Senior Communications Advisor with a passion for developing high quality digital advice and solutions? Do you have an ability to ensure our digital channels meet quality standards and reflect the needs of our unique audiences? Are you empathetic and committed to making a difference?

The Abuse in Care Royal Commission of Inquiry is looking for a Senior Communications Advisor Digital to support the Communications Manager in developing digital advice and strategies to support its work programme. The successful candidate will play an integral role in shaping digital objectives, acting as a catalyst for organisational change and being our social media champion. Strengthening and broadening the Royal Commission brand and enhancing user experience are two key responsibilities.

This is an opportunity to:

  • use your experience to provide digital leadership and expertise across the Inquiry
  • build internal capability across the Commission in the use of digital platforms, including planning, leading and supporting our Facebook presence
  • ensure the Commission’s website consistently meets quality standards and reflects the needs of diverse audiences
  • oversee live streaming of public hearings through appropriate digital channels.

This is a challenging and rewarding role for the right person to work in a collaborative environment.

About us

The Abuse in Care Royal Commission of Inquiry is about people, in particular children, young people and vulnerable adults, and their experiences of historical abuse and neglect in State care and in the care of faith-based institutions. Over the next three years, the Commission will listen to stories about the experiences of people in care and examine ways to stop further abuse.

Our vision

Transforming the way, we, as a nation, care for children, young people and vulnerable adults in our communities.

To apply

Please submit your CV, application form, and a cover letter to

For a copy of the application form, please click here

For more information on the Royal Commission please see our website or contact

Please see the position description for more information on the role.