Auckland City, AucklandJob Title : Senior Communications AdvisorCountry : New ZealandOffice : AucklandSubsector : Integrated Transport PlanningDiscipline : CommunicationsSpecialty : Prefix : SeniorPosition Description Link : Close Date : 31 / 03 / 2020Share Email this jobAt WSP it’s the commitment to our people that sets us apart, and the calibre of our people that makes us great.
Our collective strength allows us to think globally while acting locally to deliver iconic projects. It is our people who make this possible.
We are looking for a Senior Communications Advisor to work within our Transport team based in Auckland. Working solely on Strategic Transportation Projects, the purpose of the role is to facilitate two-way communications within projects, develop ongoing relationships with stakeholders and ensure project work is positively perceived by target audiences.
The opportunity : Work on strategic projects with key clients in one of our priority sectors.Develop and execute plans to ensure effective communication between internal and external stakeholder groups.
Supervise, coordinate and create internal communications within the project(s).Establish and develop constructive and positive relationships with clients and key stakeholders.
Build visibility of project / client brand by seeking out event (or other) opportunities for two-way knowledge sharing (in to, and out of, the project(s).
Identify, interact and consult with stakeholders to proactively facilitate the resolution of stakeholder issues.You will have : 5+ years’ experience in Communications / a similar role.
Excellent communications skills and the ability to communicate clearly and effectively with internal stakeholders and clients.
Outstanding written skills stakeholder comms (email / intranet / newsletter articles), website copy, media releases, thought-leadership (op-ed).
Ability to develop and maintain effective relationships with multiple stakeholders.Excellent self-management skills and ability to deliver results to deadlines without direct supervision.
Ability to understand and explain / translate technical information to stakeholders as required.A strong understanding of commercial drivers with a level of maturity needed to understand project and business needs.
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