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Senior Outreach and Communications Officer

Location: Canberra / ACT
Categories: Professional
Classification: ANU Officer 6/7

Classification: ANU Officer 6/7 (Administration)Salary package: $78,956 - $91,157 per annum plus 17% superannuationTerms: Full-time, Continuing

Plan, coordinate and lead a range of exciting and engaging School events
Use your expertise to engage with the ANU and the broader community regarding the many successes of the School
Enjoy a fast-paced and fun work environment set on the beautiful ANU campus

Position Overview
The ANU College of Health and Medicine comprises the Research School of Psychology, the ANU Medical School, the John Curtin School of Medical Research and the Research School of Population Health. These schools work together to deliver world-class research and education across the spectrum of medicine and health-related fields, working in partnership with the health sector at local, national and international levels.  
The John Curtin School of Medical Research (JCSMR) is a multi-disciplinary institute with strong research activity and a distinguished history in Cancer Research, Immunology, Genomics and Neuroscience.
We are seeking a highly motivated individual to play a key role in serving as the primary outreach liaison, to facilitate the communications and public affairs of the school. Working closely with our academic and professional staff, and students, the Senior Outreach and Communications Officer will engage with them to promote the many successes of the school. In addition, you will be responsible for the planning, coordinating and executing of School-based public events, developing and maintaining the School’s web content, as well as managing social media for the school.
The successful applicant will possess excellent verbal and written communications skills, have extensive experience in the planning and management of events, web design skills, as well as the ability to quickly build stakeholder relationships.
If you have a passion for communication and outreach, as well as a desire to be part of an exciting and innovative environment, we would welcome an application from you.
For further information please contact Mr Matthew Cousins, School Manager E: T: 02 6125 4004  
ANU values diversity and inclusion and is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to those of all backgrounds and identities. For more information about staff equity at ANU, visit
Application Information
In order to apply for this role please make sure that you upload the following documents:
A statement addressing the selection criteria.
A current curriculum vitae (CV) which includes the names and contact details of at least three referees (preferably including a current or previous supervisor). If your CV does not include referees you can complete these online when prompted in the application form.
Other documents, if required.
Applications which do not address the selection criteria may not be considered for the position.
Please note: The successful applicant must have rights to live and work in this country.
Position Description & Selection Criteria

Advertised: 08 Mar 2019 09:00:00 AM AUS Eastern Daylight Time
Applications close: 27 Mar 2019 11:55:00 PM AUS Eastern Daylight Time

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Senior Outreach and Communications Officer The Australian National University


ANU is a world-leading university in Australia’s capital. Our focus is on research as an asset, and an approach to education.

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