Seeking a Science Communicator

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The ARDC is currently seeking an enthusiastic Senior Science Communicator to join our team.

The ARDC is a nationally funded organisation with the vision of enabling and improving access to nationally significant and leading edge data-intensive eInfrastructures, platforms, skills and collections of high-quality data for Australian researchers, industry, and government. While the Communication and Engagement Manager is based in Brisbane, the ARDC is a highly distributed organisation and there is considerable flexibility in the location for this role.

Position purpose

The purpose of this role is to clearly communicate ARDC’s activities, purpose and impact through the development of high quality, effective and engaging content that is delivered through multiple channels to multiple audiences. The role supports the ARDC Communication and Engagement Manager.

The Senior Science Communicator is responsible for:

  • the identification, development and delivery of impact stories on data, digital infrastructure and eResearch services that are relevant, engaging and compelling for multiple audiences
  • assisting in the development of a proactive media strategy to increase coverage of the ARDC’s impact in the research sector through print, broadcast and online media.
  • assisting in the coordination of the ARDC’s communication outputs through its various communication channels.

Download the position description for more information.

Applications close on Wednesday 29th April 2020.

If you have any questions please contact:
Tsuey Cham, Communications and Engagement Manager on 07 3833 5735.


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