EL 1 - Strategic Policy Officer

Our client, a Federal Government agency, is undertaking a significant security reform project, they are seeking an experienced Strategic Policy Officer to be responsible for providing high level policy writing to address operational security risks in the service delivery environment.

The successful candidate will:
  • develop and interpret policy in a specialised area of work that requires extensive understanding; and consideration of highly sensitive organisational and political issues;
  • develop policies and strategies aimed at achieving broad agency objectives; 
  • provide high level analysis of issues and make a significant contribution to the management, preparation and coordination of complex inputs to policy formulation; and
  • provide specialist and/or strategic policy advice to internal stakeholders.
To be considered you will be able to demonstrate experience writing policy/high level documentation within the APS environment. You will possess strong and adaptable communication and interpersonal skills and have experience in building relationships with internal stakeholders. You will also have the ability to synthesise and analyse information and make decisions.

It would be essential that you posses a positive contemporary attitudes to people with disability.
Canberra (Australian Capital Territory)
Lorena Solar