Executive Officer - APS6

Our client is seeking an Executive Officer for a 3-month contract to join their Government and Executive Services Branch.

Your duties include, but are not limited to:
  • Quality assuring ministerial and parliamentary products to ensure they are editorially accurate and meet requirements
  • Coordinate cross portfolio responses to ministerial requests to provide consolidated high-quality advice
  • Maintain current knowledge and strategic awareness of issues relating to the portfolio and department through monitoring of parliament, question time and the media
  • Providing consistent, timely advice and support to stakeholders regarding ministerial and executive requirements and preferences for ministerial products
  • Providing support to the department and senior executives at senate estimates hearings
  • Working with the department to help drive timely responses to ministerial requests for information.
To be considered you must possess the following skills and experience:
  • Demonstrated ability to analyse, understand complex information, and shape strategic thinking
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Well-developed liaison, communication and stakeholder engagement skills
  • Demonstrated skills and experience with coordination tasks in a high-pressure environment
  • Strong organisational and time management skills, including ability to work under pressure to tight deadlines and achieve results
  • Ability to work successfully independently and as a part of small high performing team.
You must be an Australian Citizen to apply.
06/03/2019
Canberra (Canberra)
Contract
Administration
BH-349579