Internal Communications and Engagement Officer

24 Nov 2022

Join one of the Coast's leading charities! We are looking for a great communicator to shape and build internal communications with our 9,600 local health staff. This full-time role is about engaging with our key target audiences to meet Wishlist objectives and bring our vision and strategy to life.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

    • Create, maintain and improve internal communications channels to specifically target a key stakeholder group – Sunshine Coast health staff. 
    • Promote Wishlist’s current activities and develop new campaigns or initiatives aimed at improving Wishlist’s engagement with Sunshine Coast Hospital and Health Service staff.
    • Obtain, write, edit and deliver content for internal communications channels including the intranet, email, newsletters and other platforms as necessary.
    • Work collaboratively with the broader Communications team to develop content and ensure effective alignment of messaging, use of channels and coordination of broader Wishlist communication strategies.
    • Ensure communication strategy is consistent and reflects Wishlist’s strategic vision and goals.

OUR IDEAL CANDIDATE:

We are looking for someone who is passionate about great communications and is:

    • Experienced in public speaking and stakeholder engagement.
    • Experienced in internal communications, digital communications, public relations marketing, project management, or similar roles.
    • You have a Bachelor’s Degree or relevant experience in Communications, Public Relations or related field.
    • Experienced in developing and executing integrated, creative and engaging communication plans that target diverse stakeholder groups.
    • A strategic thinker who can work autonomously but also enjoys working in a collaborative environment to achieve common goals.
    • Superb communication and writing skills with high attention to detail.
    • Proficient in Microsoft Word and Mailchimp.
    • Not-for-profit experience desirable.
    • Video content gathering experience desirable.

THE ADDED EXTRAS:

    • Live and work on the beautiful Sunshine Coast.
    • You’ll be a part if a talented and motivated team who strive to improve the lives of families experiencing a health crisis.
    • Enjoy an autonomous role benefitting from full team support and a flexible working environment.
    • Tax-free salary packaging.
    • You’ll be able to shape and grow the internal communications function.
    • Job satisfaction - Meet and build relationships with our health heroes.
    • Full time position - 38 hrs per week.

ABOUT WISHLIST

We pride ourselves on our collaborative culture and an innovative environment that values professionalism, compassion, and accountability.

HOW TO APPLY

Send your Cover Letter and Resume to sc-wishlist@health.qld.gov.au.

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