policy advisor in Melbourne CBD

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job details

melbourne cbd, victoria
government & defence
job type
AU$ 89,327 - AU$ 108,078 per year
reference number
alexandria howes, randstad
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job description

Randstad are looking for a Policy Advisor for a Victorian State Government department based in the CBD. The position is a Permanent contract thus offering fantastic job security.

The role will focus on more social and economic policy, a background in this area would be beneficial, however this is not essential and other policy backgrounds will be considered.

The successful candidate will have strong stakeholder communication skills and the ability to converse at all levels. Strong Project Management skills will also be highly beneficial in this role, in order to understand the life cycle of projects.

You will be responsible for writing and advising on new policy, and advising ways to improve existing policy. You will be responsible for the report writing surrounding this and providing this to senior level management, answering questions on this and being able to provide the information in a way that is clear and easy to understand.

To be successful in this role you will have a demonstrated understanding of policy and will be able to show your experience in coordination across multiple issues and regulatory requirements.

The role is a VPS 5 and candidates will need to be able to commit to a permanent position.

A tertiary qualification in policy development is desirable, but not essential.

If you feel you can demonstrate the above skills and have experience working across the public sector please submit your CV in WORD format. Queries regarding the role can be directed to Alexandria Howes – Alexandria.howes@randstad.com.au or call 03 8319 1158


Policy Advisor


A tertiary qualification in policy development is desirable, but not essential

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree