APS6 Senior Policy Officer

Location: Acton
Discipline: Government/Local Governmnet
Job type: Contract
Salary: $$60 - $67 per hour + superannuation
Contact name: Taylor Dudley

Contact email: taylor@elliottgray.com.au
Job ref: 1247078
Published: about 1 month ago
Startdate: ASAP
Elliott Gray is seeking candidates who will work on the delivery of projects and support policy development relating to the uptake of new vehicle technology in Australia. 

What will you be doing?

As an APS6 Policy Officer, you will be expected to:
  • conduct focussed desktop research and analysis (including market and industry analysis) to support timely, evidence-based, high quality policy outcomes, including implementation of the Future Fuels and Vehicles Strategy
  • provide analysis and expert advice, including in relation to incorporating new technologies in the road freight sector
  • support ministers and the senior executive with high quality written output (e.g. briefing, correspondence and advice)
  • work effectively with internal and external stakeholders by participating actively in committees and forums, and developing trust with key individuals and organisations
  • manage multiple tasks and the timely completion of projects, including through effective procurement, contract and project management
  • support program delivery, monitoring, evaluation, reporting and improvement
  • develop, maintain and share sector-specific knowledge.
Our ideal candidate will have:
  • experience in briefing and policy development and/or government program/project implementation
  • well-developed research, analytical, strategic thinking and problem-solving skills
  • excellent written and verbal communication, including an ability to confidently present messages in a clear, concise and articulate manner focusing on key facts/issues/risks in delivering objectives
  • ability to develop and maintain productive, trusted relationships and work collaboratively and negotiate with internal and external stakeholders
  • preferably, have technical/data analysis skills and experience.
  • Australian Citizenship is a MUST
This is available as a labour hire (contract) arrangement!
Apply Now! Or call Taylor Dudley on 0478 043 228 or at taylor@elliottgray.com.au for a confidential discussion about how this role will help you achieve your career goals!