Digital Communications Specialist

Powerlink Queensland

Location: Virginia

Job Type: Part time

Posted


Powerlink is a leading Australian provider of electricity transmission services, delivering safe, cost effective and reliable solutions. Our purpose is to connect Queenslanders to a world-class energy future, providing electricity to five million Queenslanders and 238,000 businesses.

Job Summary

Great opportunity to work for a GOC and play a key role in supporting the delivery of the Queensland Energy & Jobs Plan.

  • Work with a supportive, collaborative and innovative team of professionals
  • Support external communication opportunities on a range of exciting and interesting projects
  • Experience a role with a great variety of responsibilities

About the role

We're growing! Powerlink will be playing a critical role in delivering Queensland’s new energy future over the coming years. As a result of an immediate need to support our Marketing & Digital Media Lead we have an exciting permanent, part-time opportunity for an experienced Digital Specialist.


This position will be focused on providing digital and design support services for Powerlink’s external communications and engagement channels including the corporate website, social media and collateral suite.
You will work closely together with our Marketing & Digital Media Lead and will be responsible for delivering projects and campaigns that will make an impact. This is a brand new role within Powerlink and a great opportunity for you to make it your own.

In this role you will:

  • Support Powerlink’s project engagement with online promotion of community information sessions, updates to website materials on projects, and set up and timely responses to community queries via Powerlink’s interactive social media channels.
  • Deliver social media content and support social media channel moderation and management activities.
  • Provide digital support for community investment activities.
  • Design corporate and project engagement collateral.
  • Collaborate with an established Communications, Customer and Engagement Team with a great team culture.

This is a permanent, part-time role (3 days per week), however, flexible working is a key part of our business and we are happy to discuss what flexibility you will need. You will be based in Virginia and some state-wide travel may be required.

About you

You are an agile digital specialist and will utilise your exceptional communication and interpersonal skills to guide Powerlink’s delivery of integrated digital campaigns and activities that raise brand awareness, support growth and enhance the customer experience.

You look forward to collaborating with leaders and specialists on the opportunities and deliverables that this diverse role offers. You have worked in a complex technical organisation with high profile projects and know how to get your head around details quickly to hit the ground running.


To be successful for this brand new role, you will have the following skills, experience and qualifications:

  • Prior success in a digital communications or community engagement role.
  • Proven ability to develop, monitor and measure effective content to help meet Powerlink’s business objectives.
  • Previous experience using digital communication systems e.g. AdobeSuite, website management systems, social media analytics tools, social pinpoint and e-marketing.
  • Hands on experience in designing and modifying project engagement collateral such as brochures, fact sheets, posters, maps and PowerPoint presentations.
  • Project management and organisational skills with great attention to detail.
  • A Degree level qualification in Digital Communications or a related discipline or qualification.

What next?

If you see yourself in this opportunity, then we want to hear from you!


To apply please click on the Apply button to be taken to our careers page to start the application process, attaching your resume and cover letter responding to the ‘About you’ section above.


Please monitor your email for further communication regarding the progress of your application.


Applications close on Wednesday, 1 February 2023, at 11.59pm.


If you would like to find out more about this opportunity or to request a copy of the position description, please reach out to the Recruitment Team at recruitment@powerlink.com.au.


If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application.

About Powerlink

Powerlink is a leading Australian provider of electricity transmission services, delivering safe, cost effective and reliable solutions. Our purpose is to connect Queenslanders to a world-class energy future, providing electricity to five million Queenslanders and 238,000 businesses.

Our people strategy focuses on balanced leadership, values diverse backgrounds and fosters a culture of inclusion.

At Powerlink, we are an equal opportunity employer and proud to be a Work180 Endorsed Employer for Women.

If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application.

The purpose of the Digital Communications Advisor is to provide digital and design support services for Powerlink’s external communications channels including the corporate website, social media and collateral suite.

At Powerlink, we offer:

  • Family friendly and flexible working arrangements
  • 14 weeks paid parental leave - at full or half pay
  • Substitution of Public Holidays
  • Bright, open office layout
  • Free undercover parking and charging stations for electric vehicles
  • Access to a corporate health plan with employee discounts
  • Annual flu vaccinations
  • Onsite gym facilities
  • Access to an employee assistance program
  • Various other forms of leave that support you to support your community

Our attractive employment terms and conditions are enhanced by a broad range of benefits including, salary packaging novated lease vehicles, and access to an onsite credit union and cafeteria.

You’ve got this!