Head of Communications

Sydney or Melbourne
25 November 2019

  • Sydney or Melbourne based, working with a prestigious national law firm
  • Excellent salary package for the right applicant
  • Fabulous opportunity to lead and develop the communications narrative

The Firm

An exceptional opportunity currently exists to work with this leading national law firm to take their communications function to the next level and beyond. You will be joining this firm as it continues on its stellar growth trajectory. Fostering a work environment that encourages collaboration, best practice, integrity and excellence, these values are reflected in the people they attract and retain.

The Position

The Head of Communications role will be instrumental in driving the firm’s media relations, marketing communications, internal communications and brand building program. You will advise on and manage liaison with the appropriate channels for profiling reputation and expertise and work in concert with multiple practice and service teams to reach target audiences with clear, consistent and positive key messages through a variety of communication channels.

The Candidate

Essential to winning this role will be the ability to work effectively, often with multiple stakeholders and with tight deadlines and sometimes conflicting priorities. You will be adept at managing many different projects, as well as having the ability to manage delegated authority whilst maintaining effective communication across the firm. You will lead a small team of talented and experienced Advisors.

A degree in marketing/communications or similar is mandatory, a postgraduate qualification would be very highly regarded and experience within the professional services sector is preferred. In addition, you will have highly developed leadership and team player skills, a high degree of proactivity and problem-solving ability and be able to communicate complex/sensitive issues to a broad audience.

What to do now

To apply for this role, please send your resume to Gina McLoughlin, McLoughlinBall on gina@mcloughlinball.com.au.

To have a completely confidential discussion on this role and others in professional services, and beyond, please call Gina McLoughlin on (02) 9258 1940/0402846276 or visit and register on our website at www.mcloughlinball.com.au.

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