Communications Officer

  • Apply your skills to better health outcomes
  • Bring your communications expertise to beautiful Nelson
  • Permanent role, full-time role in Nelson

About the role

This role is best suited for an expert in digital channels; you will be working with staff across Nelson Marlborough Health to deliver user-focussed, engaging channels. The focus for this role is mainly with our intranet and website, but also social media channels. You will apply best-practice methodology to digital channel management and strive to deliver an excellent user experience. 

About you

In this role experience in an internal communications role is essential as well as an understanding of all communications functions. Your key skill must be the ability to work with staff and managers in order to get the best from our digital channels across Nelson Marlborough Health. You will be a strong relationship manager and influencer; as the role requires working with our managers and staff to deliver content solutions while adhering to best-practice digital channel standards and while maintaining an end-user focus. 

What to expect

You will join an experienced, respected communications team that applies professional acumen to help Nelson Marlborough Health achieve its operational and organisational objectives. We provide a great place to work with professional development opportunities, job security, and workplace wellness programmes.

Nelson Marlborough Health (NMH) is the main health service provider for New Zealand’s Nelson, Tasman and Marlborough regions, serving nearly 145,000 people across two main hospitals, public health and a range of community services.

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How to apply

Keen to apply now, it’s easy. Please fill in our online application form. 

For general enquiries please contact our recruitment team on or call 03 539 5383. Alternatively, for role specific information please contact Stephanie Gray on

Ref: N18-581

Applications close: Sunday 27 January 2019

Permanent/Full Time

Job no: N18-581

Location: Nelson

Closing Date: Sunday, 27 January 2019