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Communications Organiser (Digital)

South Melbourne

Reference: 4847971

NTEU is transforming the way that we work, and we are looking for someone to join our National Campaigns and Organising Team who has special skills in digital communications and organising. As a key member of the team you will be required to actively contribute to campaign and organising activity through developing innovative content for our digital presence across a range of platforms, and through maintaining our on-line presence.

The position is based in our South Melbourne office, is full-time, and will require extensive media and/or public relations experience including significant experience in the use of social media, a strong commitment to trade unionism and high-level communication skills.

Salary will be in the range NTEU Level 6 or 7 ($92,557 - $115,964), depending on skills and experience, plus 17% employer superannuation. The terms and conditions for this position are covered by a comprehensive national collective agreement.

NTEU represents more than 28,000 staff in Australia's tertiary education system. We are a progressive Union whose principal work is to advance the professional and industrial interests of members, and we maintain active interests in public policy advocacy, Indigenous social justice, climate activism, as well as international higher education.

For a copy of the Position Description please contact Joanne Riley at

Applications addressing the position description plus the names and contact details of two referees, should be addressed to the General Secretary, Matthew McGowan.

Applications close COB Monday 23 September 2019.

The NTEU values diversity in the workplace. Therefore applicants will be given priority consideration and preference in selection for this vacancy if they are from an Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander background.

Applications Close: 23 Sep 2019