Communications Management Specialists

  • Work with government to assist with the management of critical communications.
  • Help us bring innovation to the way we work and the way we support our clients
  • Tackle Australia’s most interesting and challenging government problems

KPMG is one of the most trusted and respected global professional services firms. Through depth of expertise, clarity of insight and strength of purpose we help our clients solve complex challenges, steer change, strengthen, transition and grow. In Canberra, we are a team based practice and this extends to our clients whom we work and collaborate with, in solving complex problems. Together, we design, innovate and implement, providing enduring advice that support our clients and the services they deliver. Our clients vary in size and come from a diverse range of sectors – all sharing in a common goal: to embrace change and deliver services that make Australia a better place.  We are looking for talented individuals who would like to join us on the journey.

At KPMG we have a team of Communications Advisors who work with our clients who to provide support and guidance in the delivery of communications strategies and initiatives as well as assisting with media and public relations on behalf of our clients.

As a Communications Specialist, you will have a solid background in communications and be capable of shaping the big picture and ensuring it is conveyed clearly in all written communications. You should be passionate about the power of communication and employee engagements and enjoy helping diverse audiences engage in the content you produce. You thrive in a collaborative and innovative culture and want to join a firm that values problem solvers, the kind of people who reimagine the possible for their clients and key stakeholders.

We believe diversity of thought, background and unique experience strengthens relationships and delivers meaningful benefits to our people, our clients and communities.  We are looking for people with a passion for and / or experience in the following areas:

  • Have demonstrable experience in the delivery of communication expertise ideally for both the public and private sectors
  • Understanding of social media channels in relation to communication planning and strategy, as well as an ability to manage media issues.
  • Have developed digital or online content
  • Clearly demonstrated stakeholder engagement skills with an understanding the political environment and superior diplomacy skills.
  • Been a member of a team or managed a team that has provided end to end support of a project.

Supporting your experience tertiary qualifications in a related discipline are highly advantageous. You should also be an Australian Citizen or have the ability to obtain a government security clearance.

KPMG value the importance of team and the creation of a culture that’s unique, so our people feel valued and contribute to projects of significance that meet their career goals. We’re often asked to describe the culture of the Canberra office, to give you an idea and  help you understand what it’s like to work for KPMG in Canberra and live in the nation’s capital, take a look at the video within this advertisement.

We are proud to be consistently recognised as an employer of choice for women, and for our achievements in LGBTI+ workplace inclusion. Our inclusive culture supports our people’s development and reward irrespective of gender, ethnicity, flexible work status, sexual orientation or disability.

Flexibility allows our people to manage the changing demands of work, personal or family life. Explore the links below to hear our people share their experience @ KPMG:

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