Role and key dutiesSpeech writers research and write speeches for Ministers and staff of government departments.Duties may include: writing speeches for Ministers and senior departmental staff, and other quality written material for external and internal publication; developing and maintaining relationships with key internal stakeholders and working to ensure a consistent, integrated and coordinated approach to all departmental communications.
Minimum qualification requiredCompletion of a Degree in the field of specialisation.
Recommended qualificationDegree in the field of specialisation.
Communications and media
Much of the Victorian Government"s work concerns the public, so communications and media are important to our ability to keep people informed about various initiatives and ensure that correct facts and figures are available to journalists and the general public.