Period: 1 December 2022 – 28 February 2023

Media and Communications Officer

(Permanent, Full-time)

Working closely with the CEO, Deputy CEO, and Policy experts, you will be a highly motivated and dynamic media & communications professional with the potential to reach great heights in your chosen profession.

In this role you will:

  • Help develop and drive communications strategies to ensure ACCAN is well represented in all forms of media and well positioned to offer expert advice to consumers.
  • Be the primary point of contact for all media issues, including managing media enquiries, drafting media releases, and coordinating briefings.
  • Manage ACCAN’s social media channels.
  • Coordinate all member communications initiatives, primarily through online channels.
  • Draft relevant media reports as guided by the CEO and Deputy CEO.

ACCAN recently submitted to the Mobile Network Hardening Program Round 2 – Draft Grant Opportunity Guidelines. In our submission we recommended that the Department of Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development, Communications and the Arts should: