Policy Officer APS6

Our client, a highly prominent research agency, is seeking the skills of an experienced APS 6 Policy Officer to join a busy research evaluation team.

Our ideal candidate will have good judgement, excellent strategic thinking and communication skills. You will also have strong attention to detail with an excellent ability to research issues and to analyse information.

Your duties include, but are not limited to:
  • Support the EL1 in providing high level secretariat services
  • Conduct research and analysis, including coordinating or conducting any data analysis required
  • Contribute to the preparation of reports and briefing material for key stakeholders and to support consultation processes
  • Support the EL1 to manage stakeholder consultation processes, including receiving and collating feedback
  • Support the Project Manager on managing project timelines
To be considered you must possess the following skills and experience:
  • Previous experience in policy is essential
  • Demonstrated experience in analysing and presenting consultation feedback
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure and meet tight deadlines
  • Strong understanding of Microsoft software packages (particularly Excel)
  • Sound knowledge of the Australian Higher Education Sector.
You must be an Australian Citizen to apply.
04/07/2019
Canberra (Canberra)
Contract
Administration
BH-352102