- Job posted on: 23rd Jul 2021
- Applications close:
‘All people affordably housed in neighbourhoods that support life opportunities’
Housing Choices Australia (Housing Choices) is a leading and growing national not-for-profit housing provider. Our goal is to ensure that people are housed in inclusive communities and to create homes that encourage a sense of belonging.
We are one of the largest community housing providers in Australia, with operations in Victoria, South Australia, Tasmania, New South Wales and West Australia. We currently own and/or manage more than 7,000 properties and accommodate over 8500 tenants. HCA has assets nearing $900 million and more than 250 staff members.
We provide a culture that supports individuals to be their best, with opportunities for personal and career development. We are committed to cultivating an equal, diverse, and inclusive environment for our staff, residents, and stakeholders.
We have an exciting full-time permanent opportunity available for a Media Assistant to support the General Manager – Strategic Communications and the National Communications Team for Housing Choices Australia (HCA).
This role offers an opportunity for someone who has minimum two years’ experience in a PR, Communications, Media, Marketing agency or department and is enthusiastic in taking the next step in their career.
The Media Assistant will develop and coordinate media releases, build media and stakeholder databases; draft website content and social media posts; monitor media and current affairs; assist with marketing collateral, event management, preparation executive presentations, Board papers and business pitches. In addition, the Media Assistant will provide administrative and business operations support to the Communications Team.
The successful candidate will demonstrate high-level interpersonal and stakeholder management skills, including the capacity to liaise with a wide range of internal and external stakeholders on behalf of the GM Strategic Communications and Senior Executives.
We are seeking someone who is a flexible multi-tasker and naturally combines a strong business and accountability ethos with a deep commitment to our vision and mission.
Please note that it is a requirement of this position that all appointments are made subject to a satisfactory National Police Check conducted by Housing Choices Australia and the successful post holder to.
To find out more about us, the role and the excellent benefits and conditions we offer, please visit our website. A copy of the Position Description is attached, and will be available on HCA website, housingchoices.org.au as of 12 July 2021. For an informal discussion about the role, please contact Marguerite Cokalis – Business Partner People and Culture on 03 8636 9433.
Housing Choices Australia reserves the right to commence recruitment proceedings immediately. This opportunity is only open to candidates with appropriate legal working rights within Australia. Housing Choices recognises the benefits of a diverse workforce, we celebrate and respect our people's differences and are committed to being inclusive. We strongly encourage Aboriginal Australians to apply.