Media and Publicity Officer
The Western Australian Museum’s vision is to be an excellent and vibrant Museum, valued and used by all Western Australians and admired and visited by the world.
The WA Museum is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to creating an equitable and diverse working environment and providing opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with disabilities, people from culturally diverse backgrounds and young people. The Museum values the importance of a work environment which is representative of the wider community and which supports a variety of perspectives.
This is a full time, fixed term vacancy, until 1 February 2020, for maternity relief with a possibility of extension. Part time opportunities may be available after February 2020. There will also be a Pool running for a period of 18 months from the initial appointment. Applicants deemed suitable will be placed into a pool where appointments may be considered for similar vacancies for full-time, part-time or fixed term.
This position is located in central Perth on William Street. You will be ideally located near the underground rail link and within easy walking distance of the bustling café, tourist and shopping districts.
The Media and Publicity Officer is responsible for coordinating the development, implementation and monitoring of media, social media and publicity activities for exhibitions, public programs, events, museum research projects and publicity campaigns.
This position reports to the Manager, Communications and Media and provides support in delivering planned communication activities of WA Museum, maintaining media contact database and responding to photography, filming and media requests.
You will have well developed relationship building skills with the ability in cultivating collaborative working relationships with internal and external stakeholders; as well as excellent verbal and written communication and project management skills. Ideally, you will also have experience working with media.
How to apply for this position
- Applicants are required to apply on-line and must provide;
- a comprehensive CV
- no more than a four A4 page (Word or PDF document) outlining your skills and knowledge in relation to the Work-Related Requirements that are listed on the attached Job Description Form
- a completed Application Form and Application Question Form (only attach if applying using the below email or submitting via post).
- For further details on how to apply please read the attached ‘Applicant Information Package’.
To submit your application, please click on the Apply for Job button.
If you are unable to apply online, please refer to the attached Applicant Information Package (section ‘Submitting Your Application’).
If you are experiencing technical difficulties, please contact a member of the HR Team on (08) 6552 7585 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for further assistance.
Please note that all of the Essential Work-Related Requirements will be assessed at some stage during the selection process.
For further job related information, please contact Mara Pritchard on (08) 6552 7803 (not to be contacted for an Applicant Information Package).
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To avoid last minute congestion of the system which may result in your application being received after the closing time and therefore not be eligible, please endeavour to submit your application well before the closing time.
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