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  • Contract to 30 June 2020, possible extension 
  • Full Time Hours – Labour Hire Contract 
  • Australian Citizenship or Permanent Residency (Min 5 years) Essential
  • Based in Hobart, 
  • $51.50 per hour plus super 

Position Purpose

The Member and Senator Communications Officer (MASCO) will be responsible for providing a direct point of contact for Commonwealth and State/Territory local members, and their offices. You will be responsible for building the capacity of internal stakeholders with the provision of information regarding the organisation.

Position Duties

  • Contribute to the maintenance of professional relationships with other teams
  • Support Officers in the collection and preparation of information on the purpose, scope and progress of the organisation
  • Prepare timely responses to local members’ enquiries, regarding specific constituents concerns and issues
  • Record details of complaints, enquiries, and engagement with local members and their staff
  • Assist with the escalation of complaints from constituents in accordance with complaint handling processes
  • Coordinate input into briefings for the Minister, Assistant Minister and Executive

Qualifications/Skills and Experience

  • Experience working with parliamentarians or ability to draw parallels with experience in similar roles
  • Experience preparing government briefs preferred
  • Experience in community event planning
  • Proven experience in communications and engagement

If this sounds like the role for you and you would like to know more, contact Bec now!

Applications close COB 10/07/2019, unless maximum reached prior to this time.

Bec Beecham
02 6199 5750