Internal Communications and Brand Manager - 12 month FTC

VOCUS

Have end to end accountability of implementing our internal communications and internal brand strategy as we continue to build and grow our business

  • Join a challenger Telecommunications business with a team of 1400 people
  • Be our main point of contact for Internal Brand across the group
  • Lead the change strategy for an exciting HR project coming up
*12 month FTC role*

Our business is crazy about customers. We use disruptive thinking every day to deliver incredible experiences to our customers and teams. We empower our people to Do it. Own it. Love it and that’s why they choose to work for us. Here, it’s never just a job – We care about what we do and the impact we have, and that’s what connects us. 
  
What’s the opportunity?

As a hands-on, sleeves-up Internal Communications and Brand Manager at Vocus, you’ll genuinely love getting the job done for our team of 1400 people.

This role is a great opportunity for someone that loves to make an impact, cares about the people that make up our awesome business, and can work successfully both on their own and as part of a great (but small) team.
  
You’ll have end to end accountability of implementing our internal communications and internal brand strategy as we continue to build and grow our business, and work to align the internal and external communications.
  
If you’re passionate about what you do and are at your best when there is always plenty going on, then this could be the role for you.
  
What you’ll be doing day to day:
  • Shaping and implementing an internal communications strategy which supports the key goals of our wider business strategy.
  • Collaboratively working with the Senior Leadership Team and CEO to create and deliver key messages and strategies through a variety of channels
  • As the main point of contact for Internal Brand across the group, you’ll positively drive internal brand awareness, adoption and management throughout the business at all levels. With the support of a Graphic Designer, you’ll lead the creation of brand materials and collateral for Internal staff.
  • Managing the day to day function and governance of internal communication channels, including news, announcements, technical updates, calendars, newsletters.
  • Developing messaging for any issue management, including advice, response and handling as they arrive.
  • Managing the business’ reputation and voice through effective external media, including public relations, media releases, social media channels and the website.
  • Rolling out all People & Culture initiatives to the internal business, and develop all materials and creative to support these initiatives – goal setting, remuneration review, reward and recognition, wellness, etc
  • Getting stuck into a big project leading the change management communications strategy for a new HR system that Vocus are launching this year.
  • Working closely with cross-functional teams including marketing and product, to ensure internal and external brand consistency and alignment.
What you’ll need to be successful  
  • To hit the ground running, you’ll have at least five- years' experience in an Internal Communications role in large corporates.
  • Be passionate about brand management and have demonstrated experience creating and developing quality brand and collateral.
  • Able to work across multiple teams, influencing others to move toward a common vision or goal.
  • Some experience in launching HR initiatives, change communications and delivering challenging messages would be great.
  • Have previous comms experience in a large telecommunications company like us, or in a similar industry with high standards and fast pace of work.
  • There will always be plenty going on, so you’ll need to be comfortable juggling large scale projects, day to day demands and generally performing under tight deadlines with competing priorities.  
You will be part of an awesome team in an organisation that truly makes a difference to Australian businesses and people. It’s a seriously exciting time to join Vocus and there’s even more to come. If you think you want to join us and be part of something great, do it and apply now!
  
Did I hear you say, “Who are Vocus?”

We are a challenger business in the Telco and Energy Industries. We listened to our customers and heard that they wanted more from a network, so that’s what we’ve given them.
  • We built the network thanks to our own team of highly skilled fibre engineers.
  • We own our network, so we have easier, straightforward access
  • We manage our network here in Australia out of our Melbourne offices.  
We now have more than 30,000 km of fibre optic cable laid and operational throughout Australia, 5000 on-net buildings connected to our network