Media and Communications Advisor

(full-time 1 FTE)

We are looking for a dedicated Media and Communications Advisor to help drive our media and digital communications activities.

We are looking for someone with the passion and a hunger to make a real difference.

Working closely with the CEO you will help identify media opportunities and take swift action to help direct a sensible debate about drug policy and the best responses to drug use in Australia and around the world.

You will develop media pitches, draft media releases, and provide timely media responses and talking points in response to emerging issues relating to drugs, health and safety.

You will also be responsible for driving community engagement through our social media channels by sharing relevant content and responding to requests.

In particular you will help drive our social media response to International Overdose Awareness Day.

We are looking for someone at the beginning of their career journey who is looking to get some runs on the board in support of an important social issue.

Position Description

Submit your application to Jo Gillard (j.gillard@penington.org.au)

Applications close 4.00pm, Tuesday 3 May 2017.