Communications Advisor - Geelong Melbourne Waurn Ponds

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Location: Geelong Melbourne Waurn Ponds, Australia

Downer is the leading provider of integrated services in Australia and New Zealand.hrough trusted relationships and world leading insight we work closely with our customers to design, build and sustain assets, infrastructure and facilities.p> Position summary

Our Infrastructure Projects division operates three business units
Road Services; Infrastructure Projects and Rail.s we continue our evolution of growth and innovation, the best people are critical to our success in supporting our customers and catering to market demands.p>

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Senior Community & Stakeholder Engagement Advisor to join our Geelong and Warrnambool Lines Upgrade Project, based at Waurn Ponds./p>


The Senior Community & Stakeholder Advisor will promote best communications to external stakeholders and local communities.ou will also

Support the Regional Communications and Stakeholder Manager
Stakeholder liaison and community engagement
Develop and implement communications, media and marketing strategies across the project as well as develop internal and external project marketing and written communication materials
Provide strategic advice and support to project management on stakeholder issues
Lead a rolling program of activities such as information sessions, website and social media updates to communicate issues and engage wider community
Develop communication strategies designed to meet diverse communities
Support Regional Communications and Stakeholder Manager photography, time-lapse and project library records, including release approvals
Support Regional Communications and Stakeholder Manager to monitor phone calls received through the project information line and enquiries received
Support Regional Communications and Stakeholder Manager all contractual requirements relating to Community Relations


You will build strong relationships with your stakeholders, initiative, be self -motivated with a

can-do attitude.ther requirements include

Bachelor of Public Relations or equivalent communications qualification
Solid experience construction and major infrastructure projects and in dealing with the Major Transport Authorities ie RPV, MRPV or LXRP
Minimum 5 years? experience
Experience in stakeholder relations and/or community engagement issues, and demonstrated communications ability to prepare high quality strategies in complex rich issues environments
Proven experience in proactively identifying communication and stakeholder risk, opportunities and issues
Strong relationship building and interpersonal skills
Strong negotiation and influencing skills, with a proven track record in effectively managing project issues involving a broad range of stakeholders with different and competing priorities and issues
Valid driver?s licence as you will be required to drive between various sites
Ability to effectively prioritise and manage assigned workload
Be an effective team player
Excellent communication skills
Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft office excel and word


Highly supportive, team orientated organisation
A strong commitment to Zero Harm environment for all our employees and visitors
Competitive remuneration with on-going training and support
A long-term career opportunity for working with an ASX listed company
Based at our Waurn Ponds site office, occasional overnight travel maybe required

For more information
at Zoe Ferguson do not send resumes to this Please apply through this site.s they will not be accepted.p>

We respectfully ask for no agency approaches.p>

Work Day: Full Time
Employment type: Permanent Job
Salary: Negotiable

Minimal experience: No experience

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