Senior Policy Officer

Location: North Sydney, New South Wales
Job Type: Temporary
Reference: JO-1803-156469_1521762816
Salary: Up to AU$62.00 per hour + Super

people2people are working closely with the NSW Government who are seeking an experienced Senior Policy Officer on a part time basis located in North Sydney on a 10 month assignment with possible extension

THE ROLE

Your responsibilities may include, but not limited to:

  • Manage and undertake policy and program development, review and evaluation of projects for the department to address emerging issues
  • Provide advice and support to the Manager, Strategic and Regulatory Policy, senior executives, and staff across the department
  • Prepare high quality written advice in the form of reports, briefs, policy, discussion papers, or circulars to inform, respond to requests, or initiate consideration of new policy initiatives
  • Lead and participate in quantitative and qualitative research to address policy issues and inform policy development
  • Explore and evaluate new policy approaches, including undertaking cost-benefit analyses and impact assessment

ABOUT YOU

To be considered for this opportunity you should have:

  • Previous experience in a Government department will be highly regarded
  • Previous experience in a Senior Policy Officer role
  • Proven strong communication skills
  • Proven stakeholder management and problem solving capabilities
  • Strong attention to detail

TO APPLY

To apply for the role, click the appropriate link on this page or call David Collins at people2people on 02 8270 9799 for a confidential discussion