About the role
- Drive communications & advocacy
- Help lead change in this iconic organisation
- Opportunity to make your mark
Reporting to the Director – Philanthropy & Communications, you will manage all media interactions for LDH, serving as a reference point for staff and stakeholders across the organisation. Based in North Melbourne, you will actively build and manage relationships with media outlets and act as the formal spokesperson for LDH. Working closely with the fundraising team you will support philanthropic endeavours to raise financial resources to fund vital care programs.
Importantly, you will plan and innovate for difficult, high impact issues that may have implications for the organisation, and provide strategic advice regarding media involvement to the LDH executive leadership team and Board.
This critical role demands a mature-minded professional with exceptional presentation skills, high-level expertise in the identification of PR opportunities, plus a track record building and sustaining valuable and dynamic media relationships. Relevant qualifications will be well regarded.
About the organisation
Take a key management role with this iconic NFP whose critical and compassionate mission has driven the organisation since it was established over 100 years ago. The Home fights passionately for a better deal for lost and unwanted dogs and cats through shelter & adoption services, responsible pet ownership programs and a highly regarded veterinary clinic.
How to apply for this role
If you are a dynamic, capable and values-driven professional with a passion for changing the lives of animals in need, please send your application to firstname.lastname@example.org Call Rick Mayers or Rosemary Lloyd on 03 9935 2904 for a confidential discussion.
Please quote in application: Head of Media & Communications via Pro Bono Australia.