APS6 Policy Officer

Canberra Temporary AU$85,000 - AU$97,000
  • $55.02 to $62.47 + superannuation
  • Join fast paced environment

About Our Client

Our Federal Government client works to ensure Australians can experience the well-being and economic benefits that quality education and employment provides. This includes early childhood education and child care, support for parents and early learning programs.

Job Description

The APS6 Policy Officer will support the EL1 Assistant Director through research and drafting to deliver the following items, including but not limited to;

  • Policy work, including on the regulatory and privacy impacts of the new processes
  • Designing new data governance arrangements
  • Updating policy and legislation settings

The Successful Applicant

  • Strong strategic policy skills on Research, Analytical and Problem Solving skills to lead the development of high quality and timely written advice, briefings, Cabinet documents, correspondence and other material for a range of audiences
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills o demonstrated ability to craft concise and compelling messages that are fit for purpose and the audience
  • Well-developed stakeholder engagement skills
  • capability to develop and maintain strong, productive and collaborative relationships with internal and external stakeholders


  • Must be an Australian Citizen
  • Baseline security clearance desirable, must have the ability to obtain and maintain

What's on Offer

  • Expand policy knowledge and career development opportunities
  • Gain a deeper knowledge of cross state government processes
  • The ability to be exposed to EL1 frameworks
  • APS6 - $55.02 to $62.47 per hour, plus superannuation
  • Canberra City Location
  • Start Date 23/08/2021 (Security clearance pending)

George Volis
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Phone number
+61 424 698 580

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Consultant name
George Volis
Consultant phone
+61 424 698 580
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