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Knowledge manager – six month maternity leave contract

We are seeking a knowledge manager to join Cordelta on a six-month maternity leave contract starting in late May/early June 2018.

This role is responsible for documenting company capabilities, helping to win business opportunities, supporting the delivery of client services and overseeing internal and external communications.

Working for the managing director as part of the admin team, a typical day in this role involves:

  • Preparing content for the company website, social media and intranet
  • Developing and organising capability statements, document templates and processes
  • Ensuring corporate information is complete, current and stored in the correct location
  • Extracting reusable content from submitted proposals
  • Maintaining standard clauses for tender responses
  • Compiling Cordelta’s monthly corporate newsletter
  • Helping to onboard new employees
  • Basic Office 365 administration tasks such as assigning licences, resetting passwords and adding/removing users from groups
  • Preparing, formatting and maintaining Cordelta’s CV library
  • Preparing the basic structure for proposals and tender responses
  • Reviewing proposals to ensure correct spelling, grammar and presentation
  • Maintaining and retrieving knowledge from company systems
  • Providing backup support to the panel coordinator

Skills and experience

This role is well suited to a professional with a background in journalism, communications or information management. A degree in one of these fields is desirable but not essential.

You will have excellent writing, research and interpersonal skills, a genuine desire to help others and a proven ability to work independently.  You will have strong digital literacy and computer skills, including extensive knowledge of Microsoft Word, Microsoft SharePoint, Office 365 and WordPress.

In addition, you will have fastidious attention to detail, highly developed organisational skills and a commitment to delivering quality work on time. The keys to your success in this role will be your can-do attitude, persuasive communication skills and ability to solve problems in a friendly and timely manner.

About us

Cordelta is a Canberra professional services firm that helps clients achieve better outcomes by improving the effectiveness of their management, technology and people.  Since 2004 we have offered public and private sector organisations access to the breadth of capability offered by larger firms, with the flexibility of a boutique consultancy.

Our services include business architecture, digital transformation, finance, information management, procurement, project services, security, strategy and planning and technology services.

We enhance and support client capabilities through trusted relationships, collaborative work and ongoing investments in our people. Our commitment to our team is reflected in multiple entries on BRW’s Best Places to Work list, with top ten rankings in 2012 and 2013.

Our people are enthusiastic, talented and committed to building and maintaining a positive workplace culture.

What you can expect

By joining Cordelta’s fast-growing team, you’ll enjoy working with great people in a collaborative and flexible environment. We host regular events including lunches, drinks and family activities to bring our team together in an informal setting. Working from our new Fyshwick office, you will also have access to free onsite parking.

How to apply

If you have the right skills, experience and attributes for this role, please apply by emailing your CV and cover letter to

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