APS6 Policy Officer

Location ACT
Discipline: Legal
Job type: Contract
Contact name: Shannon Rooney
Contact email: shannon@elliottgray.com.au
Job ref: 1012970
Published: 3 months ago
Elliott Gray are seeking applications from experienced APS6 Policy Officers to join a Federal Government Department working on reform projects in a Health setting.

Specific duties include:

The key tasks the successful candidate will assist to deliver are:
  • developing amendments to legislative instruments;
  • developing stakeholder consultation materials;
  • preparing explanatory, briefing and guidance documents; and
  • engaging with internal stakeholders to develop and agree to business rules for the CRM.
Ideal Candidate:
  • have relevant knowledge, experience and skills in government processes and preferably have a legal policy background;
  • have excellent written skills;
  • be able to quickly establish and maintain productive stakeholder relationships;
  • be comfortable working to tight deadlines and delivering high quality work in short periods;
  • be flexible and able to work in a fast-paced and dynamic environment, and
  • be able to quickly gain an understanding of the legislative framework for regulating medicinal cannabis .
  • Experience in the Public Service with a background in legal is advantageous.
  • Candidates must be an Australian Citizen at time of application
  • Security Clearance: This position requires a Baseline security clearance to apply.
Do not hesitate to apply now, this position closes at 2pm Friday 30th October 2020

Contact Shannon at Elliott Gray on 02 6176 3430.