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As a key member of the Communications and Events Team, the Senior Communications Officer (Engagement) is expected to personally contribute to the shaping and achievement of the annual Lowitja Institute Business Plan and the Communications and Events program priorities, which contribute to the achievement of the Strategic Plan.
We are looking for an enthusiastic communications specialist with a background coordinating media and advocacy campaigns, and experience in editing and project managing publications. The role will also build and maintain strong relationships with relevant people within the Lowitja Institute's Aboriginal community controlled and partner organisations, as well as with the research leadership and staff.
Salary range: Level 8: $102,794 – $116,496 per annum plus 14% superannuation
Additional benefits: salary sacrifice; annual leave with leave loading; health-related allowance; professional development allowance
Please note that you must be of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent to be eligible for this role.
Lowitja Institute considers that being of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander descent is a genuine occupational qualification under section 12 of the Equal Opportunity Act 2010 (Vic).