senior policy officer in Sydney CBD

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contact
lara drinnan, randstad
job type
temporary
salary
AU$ 65.00 - AU$ 70.00 per hour
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job details

posted
location
sydney cbd, new south wales
specialism
government & defence
job type
temporary
working hours
Full-Time
salary
AU$ 65.00 - AU$ 70.00 per hour
reference number
90M0374642_1548976695
contact
lara drinnan, randstad
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job description

Selection Criteria

  • Research, analyse and review complex policy issues, identifying emerging issues, developing evidence-based options, and recommended solutions to resolve problems and mitigate risks
  • Provide expert policy advice and information to relevant stakeholders to facilitate the appropriate interpretation and implementation of policies and support Agency and/or Government policy initiatives
  • Build and maintain relationships with key stakeholders, facilitating their engagement in, and contribution to, the identification and development of policy solutions and to inform policy decision making
  • Monitor, evaluate and report on the development and/or implementation of policies to identify issues and ensure the achievement of desired outcomes
  • Mentor and guide policy officers and support staff, ensuring compliance with governance and quality requirements, to successfully deliver policy priorities and initiatives
  • Prepare correspondence, written reports, publications, and briefs, that are informative and aligned with agency requirements, to respond to Agency and/or Government requests
  • Assist Policy Managers and team members to ensure Departmental objectives are achieved.

Desired skills and Attributes

  • Analytical and problem solving
  • Working Data within a database with very good excel spread sheet skills (reporting)
  • Ability to work alone, be pro-active and able to multi-task,
  • Work to deadlines with an agile approach and an ability to work within changing deadlines and priorities

If you are interested in this position and you feel like your skills and experience match the role, please apply within. For any questions please contact lara.drinnan@randstad.com.au

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.

skills

policy, planning, research, government, senior policy officer,

qualification

Bachelor of Laws or equivalent

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree