Communications Lead


Fantastic opportunity for a mid to senior Communications specialist who brings a strategic approach to delivery for a global leader in wear solutions

At Bradken we’re more than solutions providers, we’re visionaries paving the way for a more productive and prosperous future for our customers. With a 3000-strong workforce, our ability to adapt and evolve keeps us positioned firmly as global leaders in the wear solutions market for the resources sector.

As part of the People and Culture Team, the Communications Lead will implement the internal communications strategy that builds employee understanding, engagement and alignment with Bradken’s strategy.
As a highly motivated mid to senior communications specialist with tertiary qualifications in Communications you will have exceptional writing skills and have led strategic communication projects in a multi-channel environment and can confidently influence across all levels of a global organisation.
You will provide strategic internal communication advice, insights and input while working collaboratively across the organisation to implement the internal communications strategies, plans and activities that align with Bradken’s vision.
You will influence and own this space to support leaders in delivering engaging content to employees for key projects, initiatives and internal change management processes. You will play a pivotal role in the delivery of a well-researched internal communication strategy and action plan that supports employees’ awareness and understanding of our goals and strategies, and you will have a particular passion for safety communications.
You are creative and can build and maintain content and presence across Bradken’s internal and external digital communication channels with a focus on the user experience, in particular the intranet, corporate pages of the external website and contributing to internal and external social media platforms.
You enjoy working flexibly and can adapt to an ever-changing and challenging environment.
Working in a global, diverse and dynamic organisation presents a fantastic opportunity for a communications expert who brings a strategic approach to delivery and understanding of our internal audiences to ensure the implementation of successful communication strategies.
We are open for this role to be based in Newcastle or Brisbane.
This is a 12-month fixed term parental leave cover role and we are looking for a start date in January 2021.

Why join our team at Bradken? We believe our people are our greatest asset. Keeping our team safe and healthy; physically and mentally has always been our top priority. We encourage and support dynamic and flexible work options to promote a healthy balance and let you get the most out of your time. We offer competitive pay and Total Reward packages. We also recognize and reward our employees for the great outcomes they produce and for living Our Values with local and global programs.
Please apply along with your resume and a brief covering letter highlighting why this should be your next role by COB 30 November 2020.
If you have any further questions about the role and would like to chat, you may call Dee Dantuluri on 0499 010 922.
With 100 years of knowledge and experience behind us, we have endless opportunities ahead. Come and experience what a growing global business, transitioning into a new era of operation, has to offer.
Before commencing employment, you will complete a psychometric assessment and a pre-employment medical including drug and alcohol testing.
Bradken is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to providing a diverse, inclusive, engaging and flexible en­vironment for our people because great things happen when individuals are allowed to bring their whole selves into their work. We assess all employment against merit, competence, performance and business needs.