APS6 Senior Policy & Engagement Officer

Onpoint 365

Seeking a Senior Policy & Engagement Officer, to support policy, stakeholder & communications tasks for a significant Government program. Apply Now!

  • Contract to June 2021 + possible extensions
  • Office located in Woden
  • Baseline Clearance or ability to obtain
APS6 Senior Policy & Stakeholder Engagement Officer 
  • Contract to June 2021 + possible extensions
  • Office located in Woden
  • Must be available for potential interview 29 & 30 September
Our Federal Government client is seeking an APS6 Senior Policy and Engagement Officer, to support policy, stakeholder  and communications activities within the context of a significant government program review.

About the role:
  • Provide policy, stakeholder engagement and communications support 
  • Contribute to the review Program web content and coordinate the approach and content in partnership with the Department’s communications team
  • Prepare high-quality correspondence, briefing, minutes, media releases, talking points and reports ranging in complexity and tailored to the audience
  • Undertake relevant analysis and interpret research to support this work
  • Build and sustain positive and productive working relationships with internal and external stakeholders
Ideally, you will have: 
  • Proven APS/Government policy and program communication and stakeholder engagement experience
  • Experience in interpreting and applying policy analysis and research findings in a stakeholder engagement and communications context
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • A highly motivated self-starter with a demonstrated ability to establish and attain team goals, meet deadlines, work under pressure, influence positive outcomes and lead and motivate others.
  • Display and encourage resilience, flexibility, excellent judgement and a continuous improvement approach.
  • One page cover letter in addition to a resume per candidate as part of the application processes. Note Applications without a cover letter will not be considered.
  • Baseline or higher security clearance 
How to apply: 

To apply, click the Apply Now button and send your up-to-date resume by 5PM Monday 21 September, for a confidential discussion call Shannon Senior or Zoe Groch now on 1300 111 365.

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Job Reference: 1022700