Market Research Advisor - Communications

Posted 05 May 2022
Salary$67 per hour
Job type Temporary

Job description

About the Department
By understanding consumer’s needs, attitudes, behaviours and motivations, social and market research is used to inform all the branch’s advertising, marketing and media activities; it is used to guide messaging, communications outputs and develop the most effective behaviour change approach.

About the Role
Working within the Strategic Communication’s Branch you will be responsible for turning data into information which can guide and improve the Branch's communication strategies and tactics. The branch works on a wide range of health topics such as mental health and wellbeing, pregnancy, alcohol and oral health.

Skills and Experience
  • Manage the end-to-end market research process from writing market research briefs, evaluating proposals and making sure projects are completed on time and within budget
  • Provide advice on market research design, data collection and analysis
  • Produce easy-to-read/understand research summaries that tell the ‘research story’ based on collected data
  • Ability to work both as part of team, as well as independently to achieve organisational goals
  • Ability to effectively prioritise multiple concurrent tasks
  • Use statistical software to manage and organise information
  • Experience with SPSS, Q or a similar program
Applicants must have full work rights; the preferred applicant will be required to successfully undergo a police record check.

To apply, please APPLY NOW with interviews to commence immediately. 

DFP welcomes applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds and people with disability. In addition, DFP will provide reasonable adjustments for individuals with disability throughout the recruitment process. If you identify as a person with disability and require adjustments to the application, recruitment, selection and/or assessment process, please advise via or 1300 337 000 and indicate your preferred method of communication (email, phone, text) so we can keep in touch and meet your accessibility needs.

Note: You may be required to provide evidence of your COVID-19 vaccination status.