Communications Officer (6-month opportunity)

About Palmerston

Palmerston is a young, vibrant regional hub with a fast-growing future. Located 20 km from the Territory’s capital Darwin, Palmerston is a diverse community with many young families calling the city ‘home’, along with defence personnel and a range of local businesses. The young city boasts approximately 41,000 residents and is currently undergoing a significant period of infrastructure growth and development. With a strong plan in place for the region’s future growth, the City of Palmerston proves to be a "Place for People".  

What we can offer you

This is a full-time, 6-month opportunity within the Media and Communications team. We offer six weeks annual leave, salary continuance insurance, discounted health insurance, and other attractive employee benefits. City of Palmerston provides a team-oriented work environment and will encourage and support your professional development. Relocation assistance is available for this role, and we would love to welcome you to our City!

 About the Opportunity    

You will be working as part of an innovative and dynamic team and are committed to supporting and promoting the diverse and amazing activities offered through City of Palmerston's Community Plan. Working with the Communications Manager, you will be responsible for supporting the positive promotion of a range of Council programs and services, by undertaking a range of activities including community consultation, written communications, marketing campaigns, major publications and social media content delivery and management.

At City of Palmerston, we deeply value our diverse workforce including people with lived experience of disability, those who identify as LGBTQIA+, people from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) backgrounds and older people. We strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and individuals from CALD and other diverse backgrounds.

To view a copy of the position description and to 'Apply' please see below

Applications Close: 5pm Wednesday, 5 October 2022


Vacancy Description - 20220920 - Communications Officer - Level 5 PD.pdf (176 kB)
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