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Senior Content Writer

Private Company - Geelong, VIC

Government, Defence & Emergency
Source: uWorkin


  • $108,419 per annum + Superannuation
  • Full time or job share, fixed term until 25/06/2021
  • Geelong based opportunity

About the role

The senior content writers will join Content Group, assisting develop new platforms, products and systems of work (deliverables), aligned to the key pillars of WorkSafe’s Strategy.

Senior content writers collaborate with fellow portfolio disciplines, design partners and subject matter experts to integrate customer insights, business and legal requirements, and design elements, to help inform the inception and development of user-centric products, services and associated communications.

The positions will be assigned initially to support differing business functions, as outlined below:

  • position 1: developing user-centric technical, internal content to guide the workforce’s use of a new Customer Relationship Management (CRM) platform, requiring you to draw on your UX, technical writing skills and capacity to easily comprehend system-oriented information.
  • position 2: developing user-centric content to support internal and external products, platforms and communications.

Key accountabilities

  • Produce accurate and engaging content (including short and long form copy) for multiple formats
  • Adopt simple plain English content that is accessible and readily comprehended by a diverse community, including people with low literacy, culturally and linguistically diverse audiences and those with a lived experience of disability
  • Comply with content guidelines and cross-portfolio protocols as well as WorkSafe customer-centric and prevention-led principles
  • Review and edit content created by service providers and business subject matter experts, ensuring agreed consultation and approval processes are followed
  • Collaborate closely with relevant product owners, project managers and business analysts, as well as fellow content writers to inform and progress the development of content within set timeframes
  • Accountable for creating and capturing accurate and complete records of the business activities related to this position, in accordance with approved policy and procedures. This is applicable to both hardcopy and electronic information, including email

Please ensure you take a look at the Position Description provided for additional information on accountabilities for this role.

About you

You are an experienced content writer/ technical content writer who wants to make a difference. You display excellent time management, prioritisation and organisational skills, and have a proven ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and meet tight deadlines. You are a team oriented person who enjoys making a positive impact on your team and stakeholders.

Skills and experience

  • Significant experience in a similar role, including experience producing written content for varied audiences
  • Excellent written communication skills including the ability to translate and distil often complex or technical information into accurate, engaging copy
  • High-level proficiency with English grammar fundamentals
  • Refined oral communication and interpersonal attributes including the ability to liaise with peers and stakeholders in a professional manner
  • Working knowledge of digital content principles (taxonomy and information architecture)
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG 2.0)
  • Comprehensive knowledge of content design for search engine optimisation (SEO)
  • Detailed understanding of metadata and content tagging
  • Tertiary qualification in journalism, copywriting, digital content, user experience design or digital marketing

Working with Us

We pride ourselves on being a great place to work and offer flexibility to facilitate work/life balance. People who are seeking part-time or job share arrangements are encouraged to apply.

What’s next?

Applications close 11:00pm Monday the 15th of February, 2021. Click the link to apply, and join us in making a difference to Victorian lives.

Only people with the right to work in Australia may apply for this position. You may be required to undergo a National Police Check (and/or Medical Assessment) as part of the recruitment process.

Candidate screening may take place prior to the advertisement closing, so get your application in.

For further enquiries please contact Bianca Stojanovski via email

About Us

At WorkSafe our passion for the wellbeing of Victorian workers brings us together. Our people come from a wide range of professions and with no two days ever being the same, diverse thinking comes naturally to us. As we build the WorkSafe of the future we’re committed to delivering industry best practice to our people, our customers and the community. 

Our future

Our goals are to embed in every workplace a proactive, prevention-led approach to health and safety across the state, and to provide a personalised, tailored service for every Victorian who comes into contact with WorkSafe.

Like wearing a seatbelt or putting on sunscreen, ‘prevention-led’ thinking will become automatic every time Victorians step into the workplace.

WorkSafe are striving to build a diverse workforce that reflects the Victorian community we serve.

Geelong, VIC

Government, Defence & Emergency


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