Senior Communications Advisor

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    7 days ago
  • Category:
    Government
  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
  • Category:
  • Location: Wellington – Wairarapa
  • Date Advertised: 09-OCT-20
  • Job Reference: NZ/SNRCOMMSAD
  • Job Title: Senior Communications Advisor
  • Business Unit:
  • Division:
  • Summary:

• Experienced professional
• Strategic thinker
• Lead advisor

The Education Review Office | Te Tari Arotake Mātauranga (ERO) is responsible for evaluating and reporting on the education and care of children and young people in early child services and schools. The driving force behind ERO is the belief that quality education is a right for every New Zealand child and young person.

In this role you will be working closely with the Communications Manager providing advice and support to the organisation. You will be an experienced communications practitioner who can think strategically to communicate effectively and with impact.

You will have an understanding of, and the ability to apply, the principles of the Treaty of Waitangi to the role. A key focus will be communicating effectively with Māori audiences.

It’s a varied job so will suit an experienced generalist who can work independently, progress current thinking, and deliver high quality work on time. You will be taking the lead on ERO’s priority projects and will also need to have experience dealing with the media and with internal communications.

Strength as a writer is a pre-requisite and you will have experience developing and managing content for a range of channels.

In this role you will also have the opportunity to act in the Manager’s role, as required.

Please send a cover letter with your CV telling us why you would be a good fit for this job.

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