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Media and Communications Advisor

  • LocationThe Alfred
  • Work TypeFull Time - Permanent
  • Positions1 Position
  • Applications Close AtClosed 6 days ago
    Published on 16 Jun 2020

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  • Job no: 27129
  • Categories: Administration, Administration & Office Support

Alfred Health

Alfred Health is a leader in health care delivery, improvement, research and education. We are the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne, from ambulatory, to inpatient and home and community based services.

  • Media and Communications Advisor
  • Full time, 80 hours including and ADO
  • Permanent ongoing
  • Classification code – HS4
  • Alfred location
  • Staff benefits


Alfred Health’s Public Affairs and Communications Department is responsible for the organisation’s strategic reputational management ensuring that its brand position and stakeholder relationships contribute to achieving the organisation’s long-term goals. The group is responsible for corporate communications, external affairs, media relations, community engagement, internal communications, multimedia production, external digital presence and more.


Alfred Health's Public Affairs and Communications team is based that the Alfred, and is looking for a talented Media and Communications Adviser.

Reporting to the External Affairs and Media Manager, the Media and Communications Adviser requires broad media relations and communications skills to maintain and raise the health service's profile in a competitive environment.

The role requires the coordination of proactive and strategic media opportunities, the development of integrated media campaigns, support for the organisation’s growing social media profile, and work on major external events. Writing for a variety of publications and media is a major part of the role


  • Undergraduate degree in a related discipline included Communications, Public Relations, Social Sciences and/or Journalism.
  • Three to five years’ experience in public affairs or a related discipline.
  • Experience in working directly in the media or within an in-house media department.
  • Experience in health care is an advantage


  • Salary packaging
  • Novated leasing
  • Onsite gym
  • Easy public transport access

If you are interested in this position or would like any further details about this role, please contact Corey Nassau on 03) 9076 2381

Previous applicants need not apply

Alfred Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve.  Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.


  • Closed 6 days ago - 08 Jul 2020
  • Published on 16 Jun 2020, 2:00 PM