APS6 Policy and Secretariat Officer

Location Acton
Discipline: Government/Local Governmnet
Job type: Contract
Contact name: Shannon Rooney
Contact email: shannon@elliottgray.com.au
Job ref: 998250
Published: 12 days ago
An exciting opportunity awaits for you to join our Federal Government client as an APS6 level officer working across Policy/Program/Secretariat duties.

With the variety of tasks that this position offers, the successful candidate will support a National Waste Policy and Packaging program. Part of the role also includes secretariat duties to support jurisdictions, an external agency and a working group contributing to a Legislative review.

Essential Skills and attributes

To be successful in this role, you have a demonstrated ability in the following:

- Policy development 
- Program management
- Procurement and contract management 
- Secretariat skills
- Ability to laterally about policy development
- Ability to read data and provide analysis on policy and figures
- Highly organised
- Strong stakeholder engagement skills

The initial contract will be offered for 6 months with a possible extension.

Eligibility requirements
  • Candidates must be an Australian Citizen at time of application
  • Security Clearances will be beneficial 
If this ticks all the boxes for you, do not hesitate - apply now or contact Shannon at Elliott Gray on 02 6176 3430 for a confidential discussion!