Senior Communications Manager

Perth, Western Australia, Australia | Full-time


We are currently recruiting a highly professional and experienced Senior Communications Manager to join our Not for Profit organisation.

Key responsibilities of the role include but are not limited to:

  • Working closely with the Board and Senior Leadership Team, build the end to end marcomms driving the successful delivery of OKR’s (objectives & key results) for the group.
  • Working with the communications and marketing specialist teams (Brand/Design, Web/Digital, PR, Social and Internal), translate the communications strategy into a series of focussed and executable programmes.
  • Build a deep and strong distribution network for delivery of messaging (the Media, 1 to 1 contact, Government Relations, NGO community and specific influencer networks)
  • Lead the delivery of these programmes through strong project management skills (across all channels) in partnership with the specialist leads:  Branding/Design, Web/Digital, PR, Social and Internal.
  • Create content packages across print, digital, video, social that promote the stories critical to the initiative.
  • Manage all incoming media enquiries and build a media strategy, in conjunction with the Communications team, for proactive messaging.
  • Tactical comms support for day to day e.g. announcements, newsletters etc

You will need to work in a challenging, highly rewarding environment. You will need to be passionate, driven and committed to making a difference. Discretion is a must.

Your background:

To be successful in this role you will have 10-15 years’ experience in a marketing communications role – experience in journalism will also be considered. Solid experience working in a public affairs or NGO environment. Proven ability to write strategic plans and execution across all channels. Proven ability to steward PR, brand design, website build, social campaigns, content production in partnership with communication specialists.

A bachelor’s degree in marketing communications, journalism or equivalent. While you have no direct reports, you will work closely to support the leadership team.

If you are ready for a challenge and this sounds like the opportunity for you, please apply!