Communications Coordinator- Fixed Term 12 Months

About the role…

As the Communications Co-ordinator, you understand that Sky is about people - our customers and crew, our partners and our investors.  You’ll come with ideas, energy and optimism about how to support the Communications team and how to contribute to the external communications goals of Sky.

You’re driven by outcomes, collaborative in your approach with others, and are a strong organiser with the ability to convert plans into execution.  You demonstrate great judgement, are thoughtful and considerate, innovative and pragmatic

The key areas of focus will include:

  • Supporting the Director of External Affairs and Corporate Communications team to be super efficient: managing schedules, filing key materials, booking travel, managing budgets and invoices, and other administrative tasks
  • Monitoring media coverage of Sky, including working with external providers and internal colleagues to monitor and assess media articles and media sentiment
  • Working with the Senior Communications Advisor on Sky’s Broadcasting Complaints process, including receiving and processing complaints, obtaining relevant information for the Complaints Committee to assess complaints, and drafting responses
  • Assisting with drafting communications materials, including statements, key messages and Q&As 
  • Undertaking research and providing background material on projects, including liaising with various Sky departments 

Your Back Story Brings

  • Journalism or Communications degree
  • Ideally some work experience in media or PR
  • Good interpersonal and influencing skills with the ability to work confidently with a range of stakeholders, including colleagues across Sky and external contacts including media.

The Cherry on the top…

  • An excellent salary package
  • Free Sky and Free Neon
  • Discounted Gym Membership at the YMCA 
  • Free parking onsite

How to Apply
Please apply through SEEK. You must have the right to work in New Zealand or hold a valid work visa for at least 12 months from date of joining Sky.  A full role profile can be provided upon request