Position Details
Reference Number 34717
Position Title Communications Coordinator
Employment Type Ongoing
Location 50 Flemington Road
Position Summary

Communications Coordinator

  • Full time ongoing role
  • Convenient Parkville location
  • Fabulous employee benefits including salary packaging and onsite parking

The Hospital:

The Royal Children’s Hospital (RCH) provides secondary and tertiary care to children and young people across the northern and western suburbs; specialist paediatric healthcare to the children of Victoria, Tasmania, southern NSW and parts of South Australia; and is the designated state-wide provider of services including paediatric trauma, rehabilitation and forensic medicine. As a quaternary centre for complex cardiac surgery and organ transplantation, the RCH cares for the sickest children from around Australia.


With a passionate, highly skilled and committed staff campus wide of over 6000, we provide a full range of clinical services, tertiary care and health promotion and prevention programs for children and young people.


The Royal Children’s Hospital is committed to the safety and wellbeing of all children and young people. Click here for further information on our Commitment to Child Safety: http://www.rch.org.au/quality/child-safety/


Further information about RCH is available at www.rch.org.au


The Position:

The Communications Coordinator provides support across the Communications Department through the coordination of events, divisional reports, the sourcing and ordering of collateral and other requirements to ensure the RCH’s brand integrity is maintained and communications channels are monitored and optimised. The position will be the key contact point for requests to the Communications Department and coordinate the end-to-end delivery of key organisational projects. Other duties include purchasing, administration and roster coordination to support the Communications, Creative Services, Digital and Clinical Support teams.


To be successful in this role you will have demonstrated experience in providing quality support to a multi-skilled team of professionals. In addition, you will have:

  • Highly-effective time management skills
  • Excellent stakeholder liaison and customer services skills 
  • High proficiency in the MS Office Suite 
  • Experience in coordinating events 
  • Experience in report preparation 
  • Keen attention to detail 
  • Excellent presentation skills

Why work at the RCH?

The RCH offer a range of benefits which support and reward staff both personally and professionally.

Our staff benefits include award winning facilities and campus partnerships, Professional development and events, an award winning Health and wellbeing program and financial benefits.


To learn more about our staff benefits please go to:    https://www.rch.org.au/hr/recruitment_employment/Staff_benefits/

The RCH is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce.


We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, all members of the LGBTQI community and people with disability.


Are you ready to join our team?

For more information about the position, please review the position description attached and apply online by selecting “apply now”

Contact Person Alison Errey
Contact Number 0393454906
Contact Email Alison.Errey@rch.org.au
Alternate Contact Person Clarissa Guest
Alternate Contact Number 0393455665
Closing Date 25/08/2019
Position Description Communications Coordinator July 2019 - FINAL.pdf