APS6 Strategic Policy

Please email Alex on Alexander.Ringrose@hays.com.au for a confidential discussion about your next move.

Your new company
This Federal Government statutory authority is responsible for implementing the Government’s policies and programs to improve the lives of all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

Your new role
In this Strategic Policy position, you will be part of a team that supports the CEO, Executives and Government. You will coordinate key functions so that the organisation is well positioned to provide consistent policy oversight and alignment of priorities. Your responsibilities include but are not limited to:
  • Providing strategic writing and coordination services to the CEO to position the team as a trusted partner for the Ministers, their staff and stakeholders.
  • Coordinate and review briefs, reports, submissions and correspondence to ensure high-level advice is consistent and supports the policies of the Government.
  • Fostering effective internal and external relationships to demonstrate the statutory authority’s reliability and responsiveness.

What you'll need to succeed
To be successful for the position you will have previous experience within the Federal Government and in a similar position. You will also have:
  • Demonstrated experience in the development, interpretation and application of operational policy.
  • The exceptional ability to quickly coordinate and draft briefs, slide decks, placemats and other documents.
  • Highly developed communication skills both written and verbal to foster effective relationships with Ministerial and senior executive support.
  • Strong organisational skills including the ability to manage competing priorities and projects in a fast-paced environment.
  • The ability to be self-motivated, adapt to changing circumstances and operate flexibly under limited supervision.

To be considered for this role you will need to be an Australian citizen and have the ability to obtain and maintain a Government Security Clearance at the Negative Vetting 1 level.

What you'll get in return
In return for your dedication and drive you will be rewarded with:
  • Contributing to policy outcomes and coordinating support for the CEO of an agency.
  • An attractive hourly rate with the possibility of extension.
  • The ability to engage with key stakeholders as part of a collaborative team.
  • Receive on the job support, flexibility, and career opportunities for your future.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call Alexander Ringrose on (02) 6279 7430. If this job isn't quite right for you though you are looking for a new position, please contact Alexander Ringrose for a confidential discussion and visit our website www.hays.com.au to review our current list of available positions.

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Job Type
Government & Public Services
ACT, Canberra
Policy and Strategy
Closing date
10 Sep 2022

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Alexander Ringrose, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Canberra
Level 11, 60 Marcus Clarke Street

Telephone: 0262797430

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