Kaitātaki Whakapā (Strategic Communications Lead)
Fixed Term Position - 40 hours per week
Applications close:  Open

We are seeking an experienced Kaitātaki Whakapā (Strategic Communications Lead) to join Waiora Whānau (Healthy Families Whanganui, Rangitīkei, Ruapehu).

The Kaitātaki Whakapā (Strategic Communications Lead) is an influential, senior level position within the Healthy Families Whanganui, Rangitīkei, Ruapehu team, and is responsible for providing strategic guidance and operational communication solutions to Kaihautū Waiora Whānau (Healthy Families WRR Manager), Mātaiwhetū (Te Oranganui CEO), and the Healthy Families Whanganui Rangitīkei, Ruapehu Strategic Leadership Group.

The Kaitātaki Whakapā (Strategic Communications Lead) is responsible for overseeing the design, development, and delivery of all communications, messaging, and public relations activity for Healthy Families Whanganui, Rangitīkei, Ruapehu. Reporting to Kaihautū Waiora Whānau (Healthy Families WRR Manager), the Kaitātaki Whakapā (Strategic Communications Lead) translates complex ideas into relatable language to effectively communicate achievements and successes of Healthy Families Whanganui, Rangitīkei, Ruapehu.

The ideal candidate will meet the following criteria:

  • A tertiary qualification in fields related to communications, public relations, marketing, or equivalent.

  • Demonstrated leadership experience, developing and delivering strategic communications activities.

  • Demonstrated experience using digital technology platforms and communicating effective storytelling methods.

  • The ability to prepare high-level briefings (both oral and written).

  • Proven ability to communicate key messages to a diverse audience (e.g. government officials, academia, business, sport, education, local government, and community leaders).

 

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