MEDIA ADVISOR (Electorate Officer B)
Manager of Opposition Business in the Senate
Applications are invited for the above position based in the Brisbane office
of Senator Anthony Chisholm.
The media advisor will be responsible for creating media content that has
wide appeal, is concise and is timely. This content will primarily be of a
digital nature, but will also include traditional media.
The role is initially 3 days per week part-time, on an ongoing basis.
Applicants should possess the following skills and experience:
The position is offered under the Members
of Parliament (Staff) Act 1984 and conditions are outlined in the Commonwealth Members of Parliament Staff Enterprise
A commencing salary of between $62,895 and $73,431 pro-rata will be
determined based on experience and skills, and an optional allowance is payable
in recognition of, and as compensation for, reasonable additional hours of work.
A probationary period of 3 months will apply.
Applications setting out details of experience and the names of two
referees should be forwarded to bart.[..]
Applications close on 1
For further information please contact Bart Mellish at [..]
About the business and the role
The Place: Belle Laide Events
Belle Laide Events is a multi-award-winning event management agency at the top of its game. We are looking for an absolute gun to join our Sydney based team. This is a diverse, fast-paced and demanding role but one which will prove highly rewarding for somebody prepared to roll up their sleeves and get involved.
The Role: Senior Event Manager / Producer
*Initial 12 month contract with opportunity to go full-time
We need you to be truly versatile and heavily skilled. You must have a broad spectrum of knowledge and be incredibly self-sufficient.
You are to be responsible for the end-to-end management of events for a diverse portfolio of large corporate and private clients. These will include product launches, experiential activations, award nights, gala dinners, conferences and incentives.
We are looking for a dynamic, self-motivated person with solid agency experience behind them.. The ideal candidate will have strong client relations skills and the 'knack' for seeking and securing new business opportunities.
Simply put, we are looking for the best in the industry.
Why Work Here:Small but highly creative agency with a track record of creating award winning events and experiencesGreat team environment with plenty of enthusiasm and a genuine love for what we do.We work hard to keep our finger on the pulse of what is new and exciting in this industry and create original, authentic and delightful experiences for our clients.
The Nuts & Bolts:
We've got some strong players on our team and now we are looking for the next heavy-hitter. We're a small agency but we are nimble and punch well above our weight in this industry.
We are set on lifting our profile even further this year. An exciting time lies ahead to work with a very motivated team on producing some of Australia's best events.
If you are a stand-out in your field, we'd love to hear from you. You must be a gun!
Job tasks and responsibilities
You will be responsible for planning and executing events from initial brief all the way through to post-event follow up. You will be expected to deliver projects strategically, on time, on budget and exceeding client expectations. We will be relying on you to;Create and manage event budgetsMaintain constant client contactNegotiate contracts with clients, venues and select vendorsManage client's directives, goals and overall expectationsDevelop and manage event timelines, run sheets, event orders and floor plansOversees and delegate responsibilities to designated Event AssistantsAttend and stay until the conclusion of all eventsDevelop & deliver creative concepts alongside the BLE Creative Director.Advise the Director & Creative Director on projects, schedules and client requirementsHave superior risk management skillsMiscellaneous: Site visits, tastings, guest list management, site flow analysis, transportation plans.
Skills and experience
Significant experience working on a diverse range of events, from small but highly detailed projects right through to large scale special events with thousands of guests.Strong event agency backgroundAn incredibly high level of skill and knowledge in Event ManagementStrong technical and production understanding with major events.Strong team player with an outgoing personalityExtremely confident in your delivery of eventsFantastic client management skillsAn eye for design and detailStrong organization, communication and project/time management skillsAbility to perform complex tasks and to prioritise multiple projectsAbility to seek out and secure new clients for BLE.Business and financial acumenExceptional presentation skills with ability to lead or facilitate client/committee meetings and presentationsAbility to travelAble to work nights and weekendsProficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, InDesign and Event Management programmed desirableAbility to work autonomously without supervision
Job benefits and perks
Flexible working in a stunning creative warehouse in Camperdown, local park gym and amazing cafes all on the door step.
We have just moved into our beautiful new office and with plenty of comforts included, BLE is set to be an amazing place to become part of the family.
Package - A great package will be offered to the right candidate
experienced in dealing with printers (press checks), art directing photo shoots
and collaborating with suppliers and our client service team.
organizational skill, attention to detail, and a proficiency with Adobe suite
are all imperative.