Media Relations Manager


Stockland is currently looking for a Media Relations Manager for an initial 6 month fixed term contract.

The Media Relations Manager positions sits in Stockland’s Stakeholder Relations team, and works in partnership with the business to manage corporate media and issues management for all our business areas including residential, retirement living, workplace and logistics, retail and sustainability.

This is an important role which has key accountability for managing day to day media enquiries, proactive media pitching and a strong focus on issues management.

The successful candidate will work closely with a range of stakeholders and executives from across the business to protect and enhance the Stockland brand, and provide quality communications advice to frontline employees, development teams and members of the Stockland Executive and Leadership teams.

Your main duties will include, but will not be limited to :

  • Writing media releases, assessing and pitching opportunities;
  • Responding media enquiries in partnership with leaders from across the business;
  • Managing issues emerging via traditional and social media;
  • Maintaining  proactive relationships with key media contacts;
  • Managing media and stakeholder events, including briefing notes and speeches for senior spokespeople;
  • Co-ordinating media training for key managers and executives nationally;
  • Managing the relationship with PR agencies in conjunction with Group Marketing.

About you:

  • Ideally, you will have 8+ years’ experience in a fast-paced, media facing role is essential, ideally in an ASX-listed company or in an agency working with corporate clients.
  • Strong writing skills, an ability to juggle multiple projects and short deadlines, as well as a strong issues ‘radar’ with demonstrated issues and stakeholder management experience is essential. 
  • An ability to quickly form strong relationships with key internal stakeholders is also incredibly important for this role.
  • Property media experience would be highly regarded 

Please note, this position can either be full time or 4 days a week

At Stockland we are a company delivering outcomes that benefit the community at large. We work collaboratively and inclusively, building strong working relationships. Our portfolio is diverse and so are the opportunities for professional and career development. We are committed to providing our people with broad experiences to build a successful career.

We recognise the importance of flexibility and work life-quality and over 80% of our employees have informal or formal flexible work arrangements. Stockland has a strong commitment to achieving the best outcomes through an inclusive and collaborative culture. Our customers come from diverse backgrounds and we want our teams to reflect this.

We offer competitive remuneration and benefits. Benefits include free to access or subsidised lifestyle, health, well-being and financial services products.

 


Stockland is currently looking for a Media Relations Manager for an initial 6 month fixed term contract.

The Media Relations Manager positions sits in Stockland’s Stakeholder Relations team, and works in partnership with the business to manage corporate media and issues management for all our business areas including residential, retirement living, workplace and logistics, retail and sustainability.

This is an important role which has key accountability for managing day to day media enquiries, proactive media pitching and a strong focus on issues management.

The successful candidate will work closely with a range of stakeholders and executives from across the business to protect and enhance the Stockland brand, and provide quality communications advice to frontline employees, development teams and members of the Stockland Executive and Leadership teams.

Your main duties will include, but will not be limited to :

  • Writing media releases, assessing and pitching opportunities;
  • Responding media enquiries in partnership with leaders from across the business;
  • Managing issues emerging via traditional and social media;
  • Maintaining  proactive relationships with key media contacts;
  • Managing media and stakeholder events, including briefing notes and speeches for senior spokespeople;
  • Co-ordinating media training for key managers and executives nationally;
  • Managing the relationship with PR agencies in conjunction with Group Marketing.

About you:

  • Ideally, you will have 8+ years’ experience in a fast-paced, media facing role is essential, ideally in an ASX-listed company or in an agency working with corporate clients.
  • Strong writing skills, an ability to juggle multiple projects and short deadlines, as well as a strong issues ‘radar’ with demonstrated issues and stakeholder management experience is essential. 
  • An ability to quickly form strong relationships with key internal stakeholders is also incredibly important for this role.
  • Property media experience would be highly regarded 

Please note, this position can either be full time or 4 days a week

At Stockland we are a company delivering outcomes that benefit the community at large. We work collaboratively and inclusively, building strong working relationships. Our portfolio is diverse and so are the opportunities for professional and career development. We are committed to providing our people with broad experiences to build a successful career.

We recognise the importance of flexibility and work life-quality and over 80% of our employees have informal or formal flexible work arrangements. Stockland has a strong commitment to achieving the best outcomes through an inclusive and collaborative culture. Our customers come from diverse backgrounds and we want our teams to reflect this.

We offer competitive remuneration and benefits. Benefits include free to access or subsidised lifestyle, health, well-being and financial services products.

 

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