Communications Manager Courses

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What does a Communications Manager do?

Communications Managers are responsible for the way an organisation communicates with its clients, stakeholders and the general public — as well as internal communication among departments and regional sites.

As a Communications Manager you might be creating communication protocols and style guides, approving copy for websites and social media, writing speeches and press releases, or coaching managers and key staff in communication best practices and company standards.

Communications Manager Courses

There are 4 courses available for people who want to become a Communications Manager.

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How much do Communications Managers earn?

In Australia, a full time Communications Manager generally earns $1,920 per week ($99,840 annual salary) before tax. This is a median figure for full-time employees and should be considered a guide only. As you gain more experience and technical expertise you can expect a higher salary than people who are new in the role.

What are the job opportunities for Communications Managers?

There are no clear figures for Communications Managers at this time. Communications Managers are employed by larger businesses and corporations in all industry groups and employment sectors.

Source: Australian Government Job Outlook 2020

How do I become a Communications Manager?

Get started as a Communications Manager with the Diploma of Marketing and Communications. The courses take 12-18 months to complete. Vendor certifications in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, G-Suite and Adobe Creative Cloud will also benefit this job role.

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Job Pathways

Here are some potential career pathways within marketing. Click on the occupation for information on the course you should enrol in to start your journey.

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Sourced from The Australian Apprenticeships & Traineeships Information Service (aapathways.com.au) funded by the Australian Government Department of Education and Training and MySkills.gov.au.