Manager, Communications & Engagement Team

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Location: Canberra or Sydney
Full-time Fixed-term contract to 30 June 2020. (with potential for a 3-year extension depending on funding)
RA Level 4B, Salary Range $85,000 – $95,000 + Super. Starting salary will depend on experience and qualification
Applications close:  24 January 2020

Reconciliation Australia is an independent, not-for-profit organisation that promotes reconciliation between the wider Australian community and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. Our vision is for a just, equitable and reconciled Australia.

Reconciliation Australia is seeking a Manager, Communications & Engagement Team.

Working in partnership with the Chief Operating Officer (COO), the Communications Manager will be responsible for communication activities, which raise awareness, understanding and actions across the nation with a view to progressing reconciliation.

As Manager, you are responsible for the strategic and operational leadership of the Communications & Engagement Team, including Reconciliation Australia’s signature campaign – National Reconciliation Week. You will lead Reconciliation Australia’s communication, information and events management initiatives.  As Manager, you will lead and develop a diverse team.

The Manager, in collaboration with the COO, will:

  • Create speeches, reports and presentations for Executive members and Board Directors
  • Manage Reconciliation Australia’s social media platforms.
  • Actively promote through communication, Reconciliation Australia’s programs and activities with Aboriginal and Torres Straight leaders and organisations.

Reconciliation Australia is committed to improving employment opportunities for all Australians especially Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

Working Rights: Applicants for this position should have valid working rights for Australia.

How to apply

To be considered for this position, you are required to fill in the application cover sheet (click here) and email a copy of your current CV and a covering letter addressing the selection criteria (click here) that outlines your suitability for the position quoting ref Manager Communications & Engagement, to

For recruitment and job specific information: please contact Giselle Suitor, HR Manager on 02 61534429 or email quoting ref Manager, Communications & Engagement.

Application closing date:  24 January 2020

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