Jobs@Melbourne Polytechnic

Media Relations Officer

Position Number: 2586
Applications Close: 20 Jun 2018

Fixed Term Contract position (6 Months)

Friendly working environment

Part-time (30.4 hours per week)

About the Role:

We are very excited to announce that Melbourne Polytechnic is seeking to appoint an experienced, innovative and qualified individual to fill the position of Media Relations Officer.

Your primary objective will be to:

Coordinate the Institute’s media profile and provide professional corporate communications services to the Institute.

About You

To be successful in this role you will have the following:

Key Selection Criteria:

  • Exemplary written and spoken communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to build inter-personal networks, both within an organisation and with external third parties
  • Demonstrated ability to coordinate projects and communicate effectively in the face of changing priorities and deadlines

For a full list of the Key Selection Criteria please refer to the position description.


The salary will be in the range of $68,898 - $73,958 (PACCT 6.1 – 6.3) pro rata, per annum plus superannuation.


Fixed Term Contract, (6 Months) Part - Time 30.4 hours per week


Please download a copy of the Position Description below.

Read the Position Description carefully before beginning your application.

Your application must be sent as one single document (Word or PDF) as an attachment.

 Please include the following:

  • Current resume
  • Your responses to the Key Selection Criteria as outlined in the Position Description

Please ensure that your application is saved as follows:

“First Name, Surname, Position Number”

Eg. “John Smith, 1234”

Submit your application by email to including the job title and position number in the subject line of your email.

PLEASE NOTE: To download the position description below you will need Adobe Acrobat 9.0 Pro. If you are experiencing any difficulties in submitting your application, please contact the People & Culture Department on 03 9269 1266.

Applications will only be considered from candidates that have the appropriate approval to work in Australia.

Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged to apply for positions with Melbourne Polytechnic

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