APS6 Government Relations Officer

The APS6 Government Relations Officer is a team membership position that connects internal and external stakeholders, with a key role in providing quality and timely reporting on matters related to engagement with Commonwealth, State and Territory officials and other external governance bodies.
 
The position has reasonable autonomy and accountability to exercise both initiative and judgment to contribute to the implementation of strategic change management projects. It also supports the development of major programs of work that are agreed at relevant internal and external government forums.
 
The role will have a considerable level of contact with external stakeholders in relation to complex, difficult or sensitive issues. It may liaise with a range of internal and external stakeholders in a representational role on behalf of the Government Relations Branch within this Federal Government organisation.
 
Responsibilities include:
  • Developing and managing project plans for jurisdictional governance meetings and events in accordance with the project management framework
  • Providing specialist advice and technical expertise to staff and stakeholders
  • Performing independent research work and analysis including the preparation of draft reports, including on relevant governance activities
  • Coordinating regular governance project reporting including status updates
  • Preparing draft written material including business cases, plans, executive briefs and corporate documentation
  • Contributing to project quality management of governance tasks to ensure that deliverables are fit for purpose and meet client needs
  • Building governance-related capability by engaging and working with subject matter experts, implementing processes and tools, and undertaking continuous quality improvement of existing practises and processes
  • Maintaining the register of actions, issues and risks arising from trilateral forums and prepare progress reports for the senior executive
  • Analysing information from a variety of sources to identify and monitor emerging themes relevant to the work of the organisation or its participation in the intergovernmental forums.
This exciting government contract opportunity is due to start 1 April 2021 for a 12 month duration. Please apply immediately to be considered or call Brooke Lawry on 03 8319 7840 for further discussion.
31/03/2021
Melbourne (Geelong)
Contract
Legal
BH-359336
Brooke Lawry
The APS6 Government Relations Officer is a team membership position that connects internal and external stakeholders, with a key role in providing quality and timely reporting on matters related to engagement with Commonwealth, State and Territory officials and other external governance bodies.
 
The position has reasonable autonomy and accountability to exercise both initiative and judgment to contribute to the implementation of strategic change management projects. It also supports the development of major programs of work that are agreed at relevant internal and external government forums.
 
The role will have a considerable level of contact with external stakeholders in relation to complex, difficult or sensitive issues. It may liaise with a range of internal and external stakeholders in a representational role on behalf of the Government Relations Branch within this Federal Government organisation.
 
Responsibilities include:
  • Developing and managing project plans for jurisdictional governance meetings and events in accordance with the project management framework
  • Providing specialist advice and technical expertise to staff and stakeholders
  • Performing independent research work and analysis including the preparation of draft reports, including on relevant governance activities
  • Coordinating regular governance project reporting including status updates
  • Preparing draft written material including business cases, plans, executive briefs and corporate documentation
  • Contributing to project quality management of governance tasks to ensure that deliverables are fit for purpose and meet client needs
  • Building governance-related capability by engaging and working with subject matter experts, implementing processes and tools, and undertaking continuous quality improvement of existing practises and processes
  • Maintaining the register of actions, issues and risks arising from trilateral forums and prepare progress reports for the senior executive
  • Analysing information from a variety of sources to identify and monitor emerging themes relevant to the work of the organisation or its participation in the intergovernmental forums.
This exciting government contract opportunity is due to start 1 April 2021 for a 12 month duration. Please apply immediately to be considered or call Brooke Lawry on 03 8319 7840 for further discussion.
31/03/2021
Melbourne (Geelong)
Contract
Legal
BH-359336
Brooke Lawry