Policy Manager - Local Government Expertise

Niche Recruitment

Seeking policy manager, or experienced principal with expertise in local government. Work on key strategic issues affecting the sector.

  • Negotiable salary
  • Permanent role in CBD
  • Strategic cross-agency work
Our client is seeking a policy manager to lead a team on local government policy. The selected candidate will lead a work programme and contribute their policy expertise, as well as develop and maintain relationships with key stakeholders. 
You will need: 
  • Prior experience managing a policy team, or significant experience leading a policy team as a principal
  • A deep understanding of the mechanics of local government and its relationship with central government
  • Exemplary engagement, communication and influencing skills
  • Prior experience in a local government context would be highly useful
This is a great opportunity for local government managers to utilise and expand their skillset in a central government context. 
If this sounds like an opportunity which excites you, please APPLY NOW, or contact Tony Zhang on 04 471 5871 for a confidential discussion.