Stakeholder Engagement Advisor - A05

About the Position:

In partnership with a leading Federal Government Department, WorkPac are currently seeking a Stakeholder Engagement Advisor- A05 to join our client based in Nerang for a 12 month period with 2 x 12 Month Extension options available.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide advice to Project Directors, managers and other staff in the areas of communications strategies for difficult stakeholders and critical conversations in relation to the project.

  • Prepare communications materials, including all project collateral, researching and writing media releases, ministerial briefings, newsletters, flyers, display materials, speech notes and others for the project.

  • Develop strategies for stakeholder management and consult with a wide range of interest groups.

  • Coordinate community and stakeholder engagement activities for road infrastructure projects in the region, including providing project managers with ongoing strategic communications advice, and developing and

  • implementing communication strategies.

  • Provide communication advice and support to the Project Directors, Communications Lead, managers and other staff in the areas of media and issues management, crisis communications, risk assessment and reporting, community engagement and communication strategies using appropriate communication tools.

  • Develop, plan and manage key communication activities such as road commissioning, launches, media opportunities and other events as required.

  • Provide training, advice and support to project staff and consultants to enhance communication skills and improve relationships with key stakeholders and the community in the delivery of projects and initiatives.

  • Develop and implement communication strategies, activities, procedures and policies which assist the project to achieve its strategic objectives

  • Ensure operational practices and standards of service and performance comply with departmental and regional policies, legislation (incl. WH&S), and governance obligations.

Mandatory Skills and Experience

  • Current holder of a Class C driverâs licence with own vehicle to attend various sites, offices and face to face meetings.

  • Required to undergo employment screening (for example a criminal history check) as part of our selection process.

  • Hold a Construction Industry Induction Card (White Card) or have ability to obtain within six months of starting

  • Relevent Tertiary Qualifications - ie degree in communications, public relations or marketing or equivalent years work experience would be highly desirable.

  • Previous experience in dealing with difficult stakeholders and critical conversations.

  • Experience in major infrastructure project environments and social media competency, will also be highly regarded.

  • IAP2 or equivalent training in community engagement and public participation.

  • Knowledge of the infrastructure planning lifecycle

Please be aware that proof of COVID-19 vaccination may apply in accordance with Public Health Orders, State Health Directions and/or site-specific Health and Safety requirements.

Job Reference Number: 6123J20221985 - Maddie D'Arcy

How to Apply 

Click on the Apply button. For more information please contact: WorkPac Principal Consultant: Maddie D'Arcy on (07) 3251 2361 quoting the above reference number.

Job title: Stakeholder Engagement Advisor - A05
Contract type: Casual
Location: Brisbane
Industry: Government Local Government, Defence, Emergency
Job expiry: 2022-07-17
Reference: 6123J20221985


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