Communication and Engagement Advisors
Location : Hamilton City
Employment Type : Permanent
Applications Close : 13 February 2022
As part of our Hamilton City Council team, you’ll be improving thewellbeing of Hamiltonians alongside more than 1300 colleagues in 27 business units across 20sites.
The scale of what we do is massive and the people who do itare passionate. We’re proud of the work we do and the difference we make in ourcommunity.
Being a part of Hamilton City Council is a chance to impact a city, addvalue to our community, embrace challenges and grow your career.
About the roles :
We have positions available for Communication and Engagement Advisors to joinour awesome Communication and Engagement Unit and see your initiatives make animpact across our city.
We cover it all, from parks and playgroundsto water and development, our roles are varied, rewarding and never boring!
As a Communication and Engagement Advisor in our team, you could bedeveloping communication and engagement plans, preparing marketing collateral,writing ad campaigns or directing a video with the Mayor.
You’ll also beproviding high-quality advice and operational support, managing media andidentifying reputational risks for exciting high-profile projects in our city.
About you :
We’re looking for expert communicators who are passionate about connecting withour community. Our environment is fast-paced and dynamic, so we are looking for collaborativeteam members who can deliver excellence in high-tempo situations.
You’re a team-player who enjoys working on multiple projects at once,juggling deadlines and can change hats swiftly. You think and write creativelyand will always consider our diverse community in preparing your communicationand engagement initiatives.
You will manage issues and processes, enable solutions and guide and bring allstakeholders along on the journey. You’re tech-savvy and can pick up new toolsquickly.
Equally, you love to get out and about and engage with Hamiltonians.
You’ll be part of a fun and ambitious team who push the boundaries and shapethe way we do things at Hamilton City Council.
Hamilton City Council is committed to being a high-performance organisation with people who think differently, act with integrity, make it happen and work together.
This is your chance to be part of an organisation that is committed to building a more vibrant, attractive and prosperous city! If you have a tertiary qualification in a relevant field and experience in a similar role, we would love to hear from you.
Make it happen and apply online today!
All candidates will be notified of the outcome on their application via email. Short-listed candidates may be required to complete an interview process, reference checks, pre-employment medical, drug and alcohol assessments, credit check and a Ministry of Justice or Police vetting check.
We will only collectpersonal information from you, or any relevant agencies with your consent, inaccordance with our obligations in the Privacy Act 2020, which are to onlyundertake pre-employment screening checks relevant to the specific duties andfunctions of the role being advertised.
The types of checks we conductwill vary depending on the role. You can find more information by clickinghere about our recruitment process including the specific checks weundertake for each role.
Hamilton City Council is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse and inclusive culture.
Please note this role is being sourced directly and we are not accepting applications via external recruitment agencies.
Due to border restrictions, only people who are already eligible to live and work in New Zealand should apply. Evidence will be required.