This graduate opportunity will sit within communications and stakeholder relations
Stockland is Australia's largest community creator. We own, manage and develop a diverse $17 billion portfolio that encompasses retail town centres, logistics centres and business parks, office assets, residential communities and retirement living villages.
Our vision is to be a great Australian real estate company that makes a valuable contribution to our communities and country. This is brought to life by our 1400 employees who are guided by our values, which are of community, accountability, respect and excellence and are passionately committed to delivering our purpose – 'we believe there is a better way to live'.
This graduate opportunity will sit within communications and stakeholder relations, a team of specialists responsible for government and industry relations, press and media liaison and internal communications for Stockland nationwide. The purpose of the team is two-fold – to drive internal engagement through effective communications and secondly to build and protect Stockland's brand in the external marketplace.
The team are seeking a graduate content specialist – a "digital native" which will support in producing content and helping to implement the organisations content strategy across media, internal communications, digital (web and social) and events support.
Responsibilities in this role are varied. They could include:
Owing to its broad remit, this role sets up the graduate to either become a communications generalist or a specialist in a certain area at a later point in their career.
This position is based in Sydney with the potential for infrequent travel.
Stockland's graduate programme:
As a top graduate employer our program offers you a full time permanent role that takes you on a 2-year journey to develop your capability and participate in focused development days. You will also benefit from coaching as well as the support of a dedicated sponsor to help you make the most of the program. Highlights of the program include innovation workshops, getting together with graduates from around the country and the chance to bring fresh ideas to Stockland.
Stockland's proposition to you:
At Stockland, our employees are their own community delivering outcomes that benefit the community at large. We work in a highly collaborative environment that provides flexibility, opportunities and respects differences. Our portfolio is diverse and so are the opportunities for professional and career development. We are committed to providing our people with broad experiences to build a successful career.
Stockland has a strong commitment to achieving the best outcomes through an inclusive and collaborative culture. Our customers come from a range of backgrounds and we want our teams to reflect this.
We offer competitive remuneration and benefits. Your benefits are chosen by you for you. Benefits include free to access or subsided lifestyle, health, well-being and financial services products.
For this position we seek graduates with a degree with broad communications modules. Suitable degrees include communications, journalism, marketing, digital production and design, or media. This list is not exhaustive and other degrees which have a significant communications element will also be considered. You should outline in your CV the specific modules that are related to communications.
To be eligible you should have achieved a 60% grade point average or above (GPA) either to date or overall in your degree subject. Please attach a copy of your transcript to your application so that this can be cross-referenced.
This graduate must be able to work in a team and with a broad range of stakeholders and a creative approach is a must. Graphic design skills and/or experience with basic photography and videography content capture is desirable but not essential.
To be eligible for the Stockland programme you must currently be studying for or have completed a suitable degree in the last 24 months of the programme start date. We anticipate this programme starting in February 2019 with the potential to start sooner if the successful applicant has already graduated or is in the final year of their university studies.
Due to the permanent nature of this role we can only accept applications who are a citizen of or hold permanent residency in Australia or New Zealand.
Please click to apply through our careers website. You will be asked to complete a short application form and upload a copy of your CV plus academic transcript.
A member of the Stockland careers team will aim to review all applications and provide an update within 15 working days after the closing date.
If you do not meet the GPA requirement for the programme and have mitigating circumstances, please contact the careers team on email@example.com to discuss your candidacy further.