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Communications Officer (6 month contract)

  • Full Time - 6 month contract (leave cover)
  • Convenient Sydney CBD location
  • Values based culture with excellent working conditions

EWON is highly respected and provides consumers with independent, free, informal dispute resolution services. Working in an ombudsman scheme provides a unique career experience for people with a strong customer service orientation, who are looking to be part of a great team doing rewarding and valuable work. 

Our opportunity

We currently have a 6 month fixed term contract (full time) available in our Communications and Outreach team to cover a leave period.

We are seeking an energetic and motivated Communications Officer to produce EWON’s annual report, manage media enquiries and assist with other communication activities.

Key Accountabilities

  • Designing documents, collateral and other material
  • Coordinating development of EWON’s Annual Report
  • Co-ordinating corporate events to run smoothly
  • Maintaining, updating and enhancing EWON’s online and social media platforms
  • Teamwork and collaboration
  • Undertaking project research and co-ordinating projects as required

To be successful in this role, you will have:

  • Bachelor of Arts, Communications or equivalent
  • Minimum three years’ experience in a relevant field
  • Demonstrated project planning and coordination skills, including Annual Report or other large-scale publication development
  • Experience drafting media releases, preparing media responses and liaising with journalists
  • Excellent writing skills, with the ability to adapt style to suit different purposes
  • Advanced MS Office skills (Word, Excel and Powerpoint)
  • Advanced design skills including experience using Adobe Creative Cloud programs Indesign and Photoshop
  • Excellent communication skills and the confidence to liaise with people at all levels


Send your resume and cover letter addressing the above selection criteria to

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Need extra information? 

Please contact Emily Ramsay on 02 8218 5232.

Closing date for applications is Monday 15 January at 5pm.

Please note

  • EWON is an EEO employer
  • Applications from agencies will not be considered at this time.
  • Applicants must be legally permitted to work in Australia.