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Job Title Internal Communications Executive/Advisor
Location Sydney

The Opportunity:

We have an opportunity for a proactive, creative and highly organised communications professional to join our global Internal Communications team, based in either Sydney, Melbourne, or Brisbane on a full time, 24-month Fixed Term Contract.

This role is suitable for someone progressing their career from Coordinator or currently at Executive level, who wants to be more involved in driving the communication strategy for Ashurst's global transformation and change initiatives. Reporting to the Communications Manager in London, this role will work autonomously, but in collaboration with the Internal Communications and Change & Business Improvement Teams, to ensure projects/initiatives are delivered seamlessly, and our people have a positive experience when change is delivered.

Working with the firm's Change & Business Improvement team you will be responsible for crafting and delivering messages that inform, engage, and inspire staff and stakeholders.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a leading global firm and play an active part in transforming ways of working and driving the firm's strategy.

More information can be found in the job description attached either below or to the bottom of our advertisement on our Ashurst careers page.

About You:

To be successful in this role you will have the following skills and experience:

  • Strong experience in communications, with a proven track record in change communication strategies.
  • Strong writing and editing skills with an eye for detail.
  • Excellent interpersonal and presentation skills.
  • Experience in change management and an understanding of project management principles is preferred.
  • Experience with managing, recording and editing podcasts, preferred but not essential.
  • Experience working with IT / Operations to deliver change, preferred but not essential.
  • Evidence of the ability to build strong, trusted relationships with stakeholders.

What makes Ashurst a great place to work?

We offer you all the things you should expect from an international law firm, some of which include:

  • competitive remuneration with the flexibility to reward high performance;
  • flexible working;
  • complimentary gym memberships;
  • corporate health plans;
  • a global professional development offering for all employees; and
  • an industry-leading programme that celebrates diversity and inclusion.

We are committed to delivering positive impacts to our communities through our Social Impact programme, with a strong emphasis on working with First Nations people through our pro bono practice.

We aim to recruit, retain and promote the best people from the widest possible talent pools. We are committed to offering a safe and welcoming environment for all employees to ensure they are supported to work at their best.

Beyond this, what sets Ashurst apart from others is our global strength, our drive to innovate and collaborate, and our commitment to excellence. It is these values that make Ashurst a unique place to work.


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Speak up!

Ashurst is committed to ensuring an accountable workplace culture. Candidates are encouraged to report any ethical or conduct concerns to our confidential email address: ethics.counsel@ashurst.com. Please note that this email address should not be used for general enquiries about, or applications for, job positions available at Ashurst as they will not be passed onto the relevant team. Any recruitment enquires should be directed to globalresourcing@ashurst.com.