Communication and Publications Officer

Job Details

$98800 per annum
Job Type
over 2 years ago
      Immediate start

•      3 month contact initially 

•      Melbourne CBD


Client Details

This Membership Not-for-Profit are seeking a Communication and Publications Officer to work from their Melbourne CBD office. 



To proactively identify, develop and impediment a member communication and publication plan. To source information, write, edit and produce an innovative range of professionally presented plain-language printed an online publications, web content, member communication materials that promote the organisation and provides information to stakeholders.

The focus of this role is publications, e-newsletters, brochures, booklets and web content and requires a journalism/communication background as well as solid experience with layout, production/print, video editing and processes.

To deputize the digital the Digital Media Officer or Communication and Media Manager when needed. 



  • A tertiary qualification in journalism, communications or related field
  • Demonstrated high-level written and verbal communication skills.  Experience in writing, planning layouts, editing and producing publications across different formats including both social media and print for a range of audiences and purposes.
  • Strong organisational skills that demonstrate the capacity to undertake a wide range of simultaneous and sometimes complex tasks. The ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines whilst still maintaining attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Ability to liaise with printers, graphic designers, distribution companies, digital agencies, advertising agencies and photographers as necessary.
  • Good computer, word processing and desktop publishing/editing (Indesign), mass email platforms, photoshop, website content management system (SiteCore and Wordpress) skills and an ability to acquire a proficiency in other relevant software.
  • Ability to build relationships and demonstrate exceptional stakeholder management working with both internal and external stakeholders.

Job Offer

This is initally a 3 month contract with the potential to go permanent.

$98,800 + super with great additional benefits

To apply for this position, please click the 'Apply Now' button below.  For a confidential discussion, please contact Lisa Baker on 03 8547 1371