Communications Coordinator – Public Interest Advocacy Centre – Sydney NSW

Communicating about their work through the media and their own digital channels is a central element of PIAC’s advocacy.

This role will work across their priority social justice issues with a particular focus on ‘Raise the Age’: a campaign to raise the minimum age of criminal responsibility from 10 to at least 14 years, coordinated by PIAC within NSW. Working with the policy, communications, and strategy team, and in partnership with a range of stakeholders including the NSW Raise the Age Coalition, you will assist in producing and coordinating compelling external communications. This includes:

  • Creating content for channels including email, social media and PIAC’s website
  • Providing admin support, media monitoring, data gathering and analysis; and
  • Assisting with the production of reports, publications and events.


You have experience designing and delivering social media and traditional media campaigns to support advocacy and campaigning. You can work collaboratively to prepare campaign materials and key messages and produce digital and print media content, using graphic design and videography skills. You will ideally have relevant tertiary qualifications in Communications or a related field and experience in:

  • Data analysis and reporting, relevant to communications activities; and
  • Website management systems, preferably WordPress.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply.

How to apply

Please send your application to, including Communications Coordinator in the subject field. Please note there is no application close date, and we invite you to apply as soon as possible.