Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Melbourne


The Role

As part of our Corporate Affairs team for our Mars Wrigley segment, this role will be focused on how we empower our business to communicate internally and externally. Based in Melbourne, you will have the opportunity to tackle challenging projects and help establish new best practice programs. This Corporate Communications Manager role is a 12-month contract to support the business during a period of maternity leave.

Key Responsibilities

-Enhancing & protecting the reputation of Mars Wrigley, and, where appropriate, Mars, Incorporated;
-Delivering an internal communications program which informs, engages and inspires Associates, and connects them to our Purpose;
-Building strong relationships with our external stakeholders through strategic programs and Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) partnerships;
-Driving our external media relations program through business, category and consumer media.

What you will bring to the role:

-Degree qualification in marketing, communications or related business discipline;
-Demonstrated experience in a communications, PR or marketing role;
-Strong internal communications experience preferable;
-Previous experience in a FMCG or consumer goods environment highly regarded;
-Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
-Sound commercial and decision-making skills, including project budget management.

Why join us?

-Awarded #5 in the Best Places to Work Australia survey for 2019;
-Genuine focus on your development with access to world class training;
-Global health and wellbeing program to support work-life balance;
-Opportunity to make a difference with our volunteer and ambassador programs;
-Mars Wrigley Segment - Enjoy a great culture ensuring that the world of tomorrow will have even more smiles.

About us:

What do MARS(r), SNICKERS(r), EXTRA(r), ECLIPSE(r), PEDIGREE(r), WHISKAS(r), DOLMIO(r), UNCLE BEN'S(r) MASTERFOODS (r) and ROYAL CANIN(r) have in common? They're all made by Mars. We're a family-owned, principle led business that's been making products for people (and the pets that people love) for more than 100 years. Together, our 125,000+ Associates around the world are empowered to take action every day towards the world we want tomorrow. Because we know, the world we want tomorrow starts with how we do business today.


Mars Australia & New Zealand is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. As we prefer to manage all sourcing directly, introductions via agency will not be accepted.

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