Media Officer

Position Number: P2335
Contact: Anthony Geppa - 0439815315
Salary: Level 3 (MO) $73,452.70 - $77,471.00 p/a excluding minimum allowance

Permanent, Full Time

With more than 200 staff across our Civic Cen­tre, Alice Springs Pub­lic Library, Alice Springs Aquat­ic and Leisure Cen­tre, Region­al Waste Man­age­ment Facil­i­ty and Works Depot, Alice Springs Town Coun­cil is com­mit­ted to being a dynam­ic Council.

We are proud to serve the res­i­dents of Alice Springs in a holis­tic way. Alice Springs as a region has a great deal of poten­tial and it is Council’s duty to help us reach that potential.

Alice Springs Town Coun­cil has a vision for Alice Springs, a place that con­nects and empow­ers res­i­dents. We would love for you to be a part of that vision.

About the person

Coun­cil is seek­ing a can­di­date with the skills to effec­tive­ly man­age rela­tion­ships with the media and the wider com­mu­ni­ty, pos­i­tive­ly influ­enc­ing Council’s image in the com­mu­ni­ty through strate­gic communications.

Pri­ma­ry Objective

Work­ing with the Senior Media Offi­cer in pro­vid­ing con­sid­ered com­mu­ni­ca­tion advice to Coun­cil Executive.

What will you get by join­ing the team?

  • Work with a close-knit team who has your back.
  • Be a real part of the community.
  • You will be appre­ci­at­ed for who you are.
  • We will sup­port your growth by improv­ing your skills and experience
  • Great pay and flex­i­ble hours.
  • This posi­tion includes week­end and out of reg­u­lar hours work, paid at applic­a­ble rates.

For details on Council’s appli­ca­tion process, please see the How to Apply page.

Appli­ca­tion Information

To be con­sid­ered for short­list­ing and an inter­view, your appli­ca­tion must include the following:

  • Resume/​Cover Letter
  • A state­ment out­lin­ing your suit­abil­i­ty in rela­tion to each of the key selec­tion cri­te­ria out­lined in the Posi­tion Description;
  • A resume that includes your con­tact infor­ma­tion, a sum­ma­ry of your work expe­ri­ence, and infor­ma­tion about your qual­i­fi­ca­tions and education.
  • Ref­er­ees- If you are called in for an inter­view, you must pro­vide the names and con­tact infor­ma­tion for at least two ref­er­ees, one of whom should be your super­vi­sor or your most recent employ­er, and the oth­er should be famil­iar with your work performance.