EL1 Senior Research Specialist

12 month contract with Federal Government | Hybrid working arrangements | Competitive hourly rate

Your new company
You will join a Federal Government agency who are driving a more connected healthcare system for all Australians. Joining on an initial 12 month contract you will have the opportunity to work within a high performing team and support the Director in championing research for the Agency.

Your new role
In your new position you will:
  • Build a robust evidence base for health initiative to support funding, influence policy and encourage adoption of health services
  • Manage the design, development and delivery of methodologies that convey accurate and true representations of user needs
  • Deliver strategic advice and reports to inform research, continuous quality improvement, planning and decision making
  • Manage successful delivery of research projects, providing management with regular updates on key projects, issues and priorities
  • Actively promote best practice research approaches and ensure research techniques are correct and relevant to the health sector
  • Provide ongoing training and mentorship to other agency staff

What you'll need to succeed
  • Previous experience in research design informed through policy reform
  • Strong communication skills and ability to present to a range of audiences
  • Experience supporting complex and cross-functional programs of work
  • Effective team management experience including ability to provide technical oversight
  • You must be an Australian citizen for this position.

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 to chelsea.pearse@hays.com.au.
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Job Type
Government & Public Services
QLD, Brisbane CBD
Policy and Strategy

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Chelsea Pearse, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Brisbane
Level 45, One One One Eagle St, 111 Eagle Street

Telephone: 0732433086