BHP Billiton Manager Corporate Comunications (Melbourne) in Victoria, Australia

Manager Corporate Comunications (Melbourne)

Job No.40341046

Work TypeFull Time - Permanent

LocationAustralia - Victoria

CategoriesCorporate Affairs/Asuntos Corporativos

Published15 May 2017| AUS Eastern Standard Time

Applications close28 May 2017| AUS Eastern Standard Time

At BHP Billiton we support our people to grow, learn, develop their skills and reach their potential.

With a global portfolio of operations, we offer a diverse and inclusive environment with extraordinary career opportunities. Our strategy is to focus on creating a safe work environment where our employees feel strongly connected to our values and objectives, and where the capability of our people is key to our success.

Come and be a part of this success.

About the role

Corporate Affairsis responsible for establishing and driving the strategy to protect and enhance BHP Billiton’s reputation. Our team does this through establishing mutually beneficial internal and external relationships. Corporate Affairs delivers value and manages risk by securing the understanding and support of key stakeholders.

We are currently seeking a Manager tolead the Corporate Communications team (Speeches and Publications) in planning and delivering the Company’sexternal corporate communications, leadership speeches and Company publications in a way that positions the Company with stakeholders andarticulates the Company narrative and brand.

In this role you will:

  • Develop and lead a high performing Corporate Communications team to deliver the Communications goals and the Corporate Affairs strategy

  • Manage the development of strategically aligned speeches and presentations and supporting materials for senior Company representatives

  • Oversee the development of the Company AGM presentations

  • Manage the development of strategically aligned content for a range of channels including formal and regulatory publications, fact and information sheets and blogs and online copy

  • Oversee the on-time and on-budget planning, development and delivery of the annual reporting suite of documents

  • Develop and implement strategic, integrated, cross functional communications plans in close collaboration with subject matter experts

  • Manage the engagement and performance of vendors as required to support the delivery of the schedule of corporate publications and speeches

About you

To be successful in this role you will have significant experience in corporate communications includingthe development of speeches, annual report and publication content and other written communications for a CEO and Executive team. Along with strong stakeholdermanagement and communications planningability you will havesuperior writing skills and strong editorial instincts.

You will have strong project management skills to meet deadlines, establish clear priorities quickly and bring projects to completion on time and within budget. You will also have an understanding of the complexity of communicating across cultures, languages and a variety of different working conditions.

A relevant tertiary qualification is required.

Supporting a diverse workforce

At BHP Billiton, we recognise that we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women and Indigenous people.

We know there are many aspects of our employees’ lives that are important, and work is only one of these, so we offer benefits to enable your work to fit with your life. These benefits include flexible working options; a generous paid parental leave policy; other extended leave entitlements and parent rooms.

How to apply

Reference Number –40341046

Please note, screening and interviews may take place prior to the advertised close date.

We support flexible work at BHP Billiton. Talk to us about the flexible working options in this team