EL1 Program Manager

Please contact Julia.Riley@hays.com.au for more information.
Your new company
Your new government department is involved with the future of Australia's sustainable development. This department manages internationally recognized standards, codes of practice and guidelines.

Your new role
  • Lead the assessment of applications for accreditation of product stewardship arrangements
  • Liaise with Ministerial offices in the development of Ministerial statements on product stewardship arrangements
  • Liaise with the Product Stewardship Centre of Excellence and Ministerial offices on the approach to product stewardship ‘free riders’ including via Parliamentary statements
  • Develop written products relevant to product stewardship, including briefs, procedures, communication material and correspondence
  • Liaise with industry and community organisations on the development and management of product stewardship issues
  • Provide direction and support to colleagues in the Section and across the Division as required
  • Maintain accurate records of stakeholder engagement, including record management using a document management system
  • Assist with product stewardship policy development and program improvement activities

What you'll need to succeed
  • Excellent organisational skills with attention to detail on written materials and an ability to deliver within tight timeframes.
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver under limited direction and work autonomously or as part of team
  • Willingness to develop skills and knowledge in waste policy, and working across a broad range of stakeholders, including the ability to interpret and apply legislation and rules
  • Effective stakeholder communication (written and verbal) and liaison skills
  • The ability to support strategic planning, program and project management including some financial management
  • A proactive, enthusiastic and resilient attitude to be flexible in response to a dynamic environment

What you'll get in return
In return, this position offers you with:
  • A competitive EL1 hourly rate circa contract + superannuation
  • Joining a great team culture where contractors work collaboratively alongside permanent APS staff
  • The opportunity to learn new content give back to the nation influencing agriculture policy
  • Support throughout the contract

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 or email Julia Riley on +61 (02) 6112 7616, Julia.riley@hays.com.au If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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Job Type
Government & Public Services
ACT, Canberra
Policy and Strategy
Hourly Rate

Talk to a consultant

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

Telephone: 0261127616