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Employee Communications Partner

Job Requisition Number:  6793
Date:  02-Jan-2022


Will you actively create a healthier future for tomorrow?


At Medibank we’re encouraged to think big. We have a clear purpose to impact better health outcomes for our customers, patients and our community.


We celebrate diversity of thought because we want to make better decisions for our customers. As we work towards our goal of better health for better lives, we value the knowledge and contribution of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders. We are working hard to create an inclusive workplace and develop Indigenous careers.


About the role


We are looking for an Employee Communications Partner to join our Employee Communications team in People & Culture in a permanent role! In this position you will partner with senior stakeholders in your Portfolios to plan and deliver engaging communications and campaigns using a range of different internal communication channels.


Your impact


  • Ensuring that all communications include relevant news from the enterprise that provide a connection for our employees to Medibank’s purpose, vision, strategy and culture ensuring that our customer first value is front of mind.
  • Creating and delivering communication strategies that support the launch or embedding of a range of initiatives  across Medibank.
  • Working with Group Executives and their leadership teams to improve their communication  strategies by providing actionable insights.
  • Providing communication and change consulting on day-to-day issues with senior stakeholders, line managers and working groups.


Your experience


You are an experienced communications professional, with extensive experience partnering with internal stakeholders to develop and deliver internal communications strategies. You are self-motivated and solutions-focused professional, with a breadth of experience working across issues management and stakeholder engagement with both senior stakeholders and employee groups. You also:

  • Have excellent presentation, written and oral communication skills with the ability to engage and consult effectively with senior stakeholders.
  • Have the ability to assess opportunity and risk within a problem statement and are willing to roll up your sleeves when the situation demands.
  • Are a strategic thinker who can work autonomously but also enjoys working in a collaborative environment where your sense of urgency to deliver shines through.
  • Consider yourself to be a trusted advisor to your stakeholders due to your exceptional relationship building and engagement skills.
  • Ideally have technical skills and experience with platforms like SharePoint Intranet, Yammer, Google Analytics and Swoop Analytics but don’t worry if you don’t, we can teach you!


Your qualifications


You have relevant tertiary qualifications in a desirable field like Communications, HR, Public Relations or Marketing.


Please note that our Talent Acquisition team is currently enjoying a well-deserved break. Your application is very important to us and will be reviewed and responded to when we’re back after the 10th of January. Have a lovely holiday and a happy New Year!


A career with us

At Medibank, we believe work is something we do, not somewhere we go. Our modes of working – Collaboration, Connection and Concentration – help inform how your day is structured and where you choose to work will vary, depending on your role and requirements.


The wellbeing of our employees is our priority. We encourage you to talk to us about any adjustments or additional support you may require during the recruitment process, as well as how this role can be flexible for you. Virtual interviews are always on offer and will not adversely impact your application.


All employees who may attend a worksite or any face-to-face work-related activity will be required to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 as a condition of employment.


We offer a range of great benefits such as subsidised private health insurance, rewards and discounts, and health and wellbeing initiatives. To find out more, click here.


To start small and impact bigger.

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