[ASC-list] (Corrected): Temporary communications position with the Office of the Queensland Chief Scientist

Harris, Annie Annie.Harris at deedi.qld.gov.au
Tue Nov 24 23:18:07 UTC 2009


The position I alerted you to yesterday is only being advertised
internally in the Qld Govt, so those with an external IP address will
not be able to access the online information. External people are
welcome to apply. Here's everything you need to know about the job and
applying for it:

Temporary (maternity leave backfill) communications position with the
Office of the Queensland Chief Scientist.

*       Senior Communications Project Officer
*       A07 - $84793 - $90921 per year
*       Temporary full-time for up to 12 months
*       Starting late January
*       Applications close 15 December 2009
*       Applications need to quote job ad reference - QLD/PR1017E/09

For more information, contact me (as per my signature block) or my
manger Melanie Gray on 3225 1083, melanie.gray at premiers.qld.gov.au.

Email applications to melanie.gray at premiers.qld.gov.au or directly to
the HR fairies at
jobvac.dpc at ssa.qld.gov.au<mailto:jobvac.dpc at ssa.qld.gov.au>, quoting the
job ad reference.

About the Office of the Queensland Chief Scientist The Office supports
the Queensland Chief Scientist in providing high level strategic advice
on improving the contribution of science, research and innovation to
Queensland's economic, social and environmental performance.  The
Queensland Chief Scientist chairs various high level boards and
committees including the Smart State Council Standing Committee and R&D

Your opportunity
You will develop, implement and coordinate communications and marketing
strategies and activities to support the Queensland Chief Scientist in
raising the profile of Queensland's science, research and innovation to
a range of audiences.

Your key accountabilities

Coordinate the communication activities of the Office of the Queensland
Chief Scientist
*       Manage the media liaison for the Queensland Chief Scientist
*       Project manage events, such as Science in Parliament
*       Conduct and coordinate research, analysis and review of complex
science related issues which may be required to support communication
*       Copy edit major reports in preparation for publication, printed
and web format.
*       Manage and participate in communication project teams across the
department and government.
*       Develop and maintain effective networks and liaison between the
Office and its range of stakeholders, both inside and outside

Are you the right person for this job?

Use or deploy expert writing skills in a variety of settings and styles,
sensitive to the context and the impact of the message (written
2.      Manage people and projects well to meet deadlines through
effective goal-setting, resource allocation, contingency planning and
performance evaluation (planning)
3.      Establish priorities and organise work flow to meet strict
deadlines and produce quality outcomes (organising)
4.      Analyse, interpret and solve difficult problems, engaging team
and management input to produce accurate and timely solutions (problem
5.      Demonstrate confidence, initiative and the capacity to work
autonomously where required (standing alone)

Further info
If you are interested in applying for this job you should:

*       complete the attached Advertised Position Application Form
*       submit a short (no more than) two (2) page statement focusing on
the competencies* (knowledge, skills and attributes) outlined in "Are
you the right person for this job?"
*       attach a current resume, including the names and contact details
of two (2) referees with a thorough knowledge of your competencies for
this role.  One of your referees should be your current or immediate
past supervisor
*       email your application to melanie.gray at premiers.qld.gov.au or
directly to the HR fairies at
jobvac.dpc at ssa.qld.gov.au<mailto:jobvac.dpc at ssa.qld.gov.au>, quoting the
job ad reference.

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