Marketing, Communications and Digital

Media Relations Advisor


Over $100,000



Job Type


Job Ref

Date Posted

Mon, 1st November 2021

Fantastic opportunity for a Media and Communications expert to utilise their skills in a supportive national organisation

Media Relations Advisor

  • Well established national organisation in the dairy industry
  • Located in Melbourne’s CBD with flexible WFO/WFH options
  • Permanent full-time role paying up to $110,000 including super

Fantastic opportunity for a Media and Communications expert to utilise their skills in a supportive national organisation.

About the company:

Founded almost 20 years ago, my client provides support to the farming industry across Australia. With a focus on community and sustainability, they work towards promoting the dairy industry, enhancing farm businesses, supporting employment and driving herd and pasture innovation.

This is a purpose driven company who focus on delivering support and providing better outcomes for the farming community.

About the role:

Reporting to the Corporate Communications Manager, you will drive the development, implementation and management of the company’s media relations strategy across corporate, consumer, influencer programs, news and announcements.

Your roles and responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Facilitate proactive and reactive media responses, be the first point of call for media enquiries and build strong media relations with key outlets.
  • Respond to incidents under tight deadlines to form effective media management and crisis communications responses.
  • Develop and monitor a strategic communications plan across all media channels
  • Create compelling and relevant content across print, digital and social media channels for varied target audiences
  • Ensure media strategy is integrated/aligned with RDPs, program needs, consumer PR and communications strategies and upholds the brand and reputation of the company and the industry.

About you:

  • Extensive experience in external communications and media relations
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills.
  • Strong understanding of the Media and Communications industry and experience developing and implementing communications campaigns and delivering corporate publications
  • Ability to identify newsworthy stories and tailor to media channels/stakeholders.
  • Ability to write under pressure and to tight deadlines


How to apply:

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