EL 1 Assistant Director - Policy

Job Title: EL 1 Assistant Director - Policy
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: ACT
Salary: $60 - $65 per hour plus Super
Start Date: Immediate
Reference: 767921
Contact Name: Michelle Stemm
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 29, 2018 16:45

Job Description

EL 1 Assistant Director - Policy
  • Initial 3 month contract with scope of extension
  • Current Baseline Security Clearance - Mandatory
  • Previous experience in a similar role - Essential
Our Government client is seeking an experienced EL 1 Assistant Director to assist with policy development and who has demonstrable previous experience interpreting and understanding legislative requirements.
Key responsibilities:
  • Interpreting, drafting and reviewing the Departments policies
  • Conducting research and analysing activities for new policies and contributing to the planning and implementation of new policies
  • Assisting with the development of policy costing
  • Providing advice on complex areas of policy to key executive stakeholders
  • Participating in committees and forums
  • Managing, leading and developing a team
Your background:
  • Previous experience in a similar role within the APS - Essential
  • Qualification in Government Policy or a related area – desirable
  • Demonstrated experience in stakeholder management and negotiation
  • High attention to detail ensuring the quality work being produced is at a high level
  • A high level of analytical and research skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills to engage with stakeholders at all levels
For further information or a confidential conversation please contact Michelle Stemm on 6198 4000 or apply online today as this role will not be on the market long.