Communications Officer - Projects

Tararua offers you the country lifestyle you have always dreamed of.  Take advantage of adventure, scenic attractions, and country hospitality at its best!  If you are keen on tramping, hunting, fishing, or canoeing you will be spoilt for choice.  All the facilities are nearby; swimming pools, gyms, tennis courts and championship golf courses. The Tararua District provides an enviable lifestyle and work location.

The Tararua District Council has a vacancy for a Communications Officer – Projects.  Reporting to the Communications Team Leader, this role will primarily focus on communication via our digital channels (website and social media) to a range of Council stakeholders.  The role will also liaise closely with our Project Management Officer to ensure stakeholders are kept up to date on Council projects in the community.

This is a fantastic opportunity to become part of a vibrant team developing the Tararua community!  Bring your passion for the digital communication to life in this exciting and varied role.

If you possess the right skills and experience, we would love to hear from you!

Application for Vacancy - Communications Officer Projects
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Position Description - Communications Officer Projects
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Applications are also available at all Council Service Centres.

For more information, please call 06-374-4080 or email:

Applications close at 5.00pm on Friday 7th October 2022.

Please ensure you complete the application form and submit it along with your CV and cover letter.