Communications Advisor


Location: Wulkuraka

Job Type: Full time


Communications Advisor

At Alstom, we understand transport networks and what moves people. From high-speed trains, metros, monorails, and trams, to turnkey systems, services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility, we offer our diverse customers the broadest portfolio in the industry. Every day, 74,000 colleagues lead the way to greener and smarter mobility worldwide, connecting cities as we reduce carbon and replace cars.

Could you be the Communications Advisor that we’re looking for to support out business in Queensland?

Your future role

This is an outstanding opportunity for an experienced Communications Advisor to join our ANZ Communications function. You will be based across our sites in Wulkuraka, Milton, Bowen Hills and the Gold Coast supporting our site and project communications. This vital role on a 2 year's contract is responsible for driving the reputation of Alstom’s ANZ business in Queensland through the delivery of highly impactful internal and external communication activities Working directly with the Communications Manager overseeing ANZ Project and across the broader communications function we are seeking a dynamic, skilled operator able to engage, influence and build effective networks across our business in Queensland.

  • Under the direction of the Communications Manager, managing internal and external communications specifically for our sites and projects in Queensland
  • Collaborating with the Project Director for QNGR and leaders in Queensland to provide strategic counsel and advise to enable effective communications outcomes
  • Developing and executing Communications plans including relationships with customer communications teams to promote Alstom’s reputation and building trust for Alstom with our key customer groups in Queensland
  • Supporting local management in engaging employees around site priorities reinforcing the sense of belonging to Alstom, understanding our of strategy and building confidence in our delivery

All about you

We are seeking a proactive and creative individual with a strong strategic comprehension of how to build trust and reputation with a passion for developing and delivering engaging content. You will also have

  • Excellent communication skills, with the demonstrated ability to build relationship and influence across all levels. Strong background in internal communications including the planning and execution of activities and the ability to deliver impactful communications solutions to a diverse workforce
  • Experience of external communications including the development of content on our owned social media channels across web, LinkedIn, Facebook, Instragram
  • The ability counsel and advise senior leaders on how to reach audiences
  • A willingness to travel across sites as required with an appetite for a high degree of variety across rolling stock, maintenance and signalling programs
  • Tertiary qualifications in Communications, Marketing or Business preferred but not essential

Things you’ll enjoy

Join us on a life-long transformative journey – the rail industry is here to stay, so you can grow and develop new skills and experiences throughout your career. You’ll also:

  • Enjoy stability, challenges and a long-term career free from boring daily routines
  • Work with new security standards for rail signalling
  • Collaborate with transverse teams and helpful colleagues
  • Contribute to innovative projects
  • Utilise our communicative working environment
  • Steer your career in whatever direction you choose across functions and countries
  • Benefit from our investment in your development, through award-winning learning
  • Progress towards a more senior role
  • Benefit from a fair and dynamic reward package that recognises your performance and potential, plus comprehensive and competitive social coverage (life, medical, pension)

You don’t need to be a train enthusiast to thrive with us. We guarantee that when you step onto one of our trains with your friends or family, you’ll be proud. If you’re up for the challenge, we’d love to hear from you!

If you would like to confidentially discuss the role further, please contact Andrea Funke on 0432289538 or

Important to note: As a global business, we’re an equal-opportunity employer that celebrates diversity across the 70+ countries we operate in. We’re committed to creating an inclusive workplace for everyone.

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