Communications Officer

  • Newly created role
  • Permanent Part Time position
  • Work with industry innovators and leaders

Riordan Group is a leading Australian Agribusiness based in Lara that provides innovative Grain, Transport, Storage and Fuel solutions from farms direct through to end users.  We are passionate about our people and pride ourselves on our inclusive and supportive culture.

In a newly created role we are recruiting for a permanent part time communications officer to work from our Lara head office and to assist the business develop, articulate, and implement a communications strategy.  Ideally present Monday to Friday and with potential to be flexible around school hours – the role would cover internal and external communications for Riordan Group and will form an important part of our continued growth.

What you will be doing:

  • Develop, write and edit the groups communication strategy – this is a blank sheet for the right person to own.
  • Keeping website and social media platforms up to date and relevant.
  • Align marketing materials with our brand.
  • Support the group to run events (field days, grower meetings, staff functions, career days, customer functions).
  • Maintain digital media including photos and videos.
  • Respond to media inquiries and perform media outreach.
  • Support internal communications with the wider team.
  • Develop escalation protocols for managing communication crises should they arise.

What we are looking for:

  • Someone who is passionate about agriculture and regional Australia.
  • Experience using Microsoft Office software is a must.
  • A passionate team player.
  • Someone who has an eye for detail and accuracy.
  • Prior experience in a communications role.

Do you:

  • Have strong communications skills?
  • Enjoy working with an amazing team?
  • Have strong attention to detail?
  • Want to work for a business that supports their people?

This is a great opportunity to join a family owned, industry leader with scope for the right person to put their stamp on a newly created position.

If you would like to see a more detailed position description or have any other questions regarding the position, please reach out to

We look forward to hearing from you.