Advocacy Manager

Location Acton
Discipline: Advertising/Media/Publishing, Government/Local Governmnet, Healthcare & Medicine, Marketing/PR/Events
Job type: Full Time
Salary: $ Max of $140,000 includes super
Contact name: Alex Elliott

Contact email: alex@elliottgray.com.au
Job ref: 1074445
Published: 14 days ago
Are you a dynamic and energetic government relations specialist who thrives on the thrill of lobbying and walking the halls?

This busy and fast-paced peak body has a huge agenda, punching well above it's weight when it comes to the size of the organisation and the amount of engagement they achieve. They have an exciting opportunity for an Advocacy Manager with extensive networks to join them, allowing them to continue driving forward with their ambitious and successful advocacy program in the health space.

With the support of a marketing and communications team they will have some responsibility to media relations, but the critical deliverables in this role will be focused on:
  • Developing and implementing advocacy plans that support the organisations strategic direction by translating key policy positions;
  • Working with the CEO and President in lobbying activities with members of Parliament, government officials, health stakeholders and industry;
  • Supporting Government Engagement at state and federal levels through the generation of a calendar of relevant political events, budgets and announcements; opening doors with key members and senators and maintaining a solid and useful database federal government contacts; and
  • Working with relevant stakeholders in the sector to drive further stakeholder engagement around key issues.
This is a great role for a dynamic and well-connected government relations officer who has the gravitas to open the right doors to assist the CEO drive an exciting agenda for the sector. You can work with an organisation that is full of passionate and driven individuals who all operate at an upbeat tempo - the perfect person will fit like a glove!

Are you the right person? Only one way to find out - Apply Now! If you want to learn more then simply reach out to Alex Elliott at 0468 554 655 for a chat. This is an urgent need and will move quickly though, so don't delay!