Job Details
  • ReferenceBH-144903
  • LocationSydney CBD
  • Salary$55.24 per hour
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted26 days ago
  • ConsultantChloe Dye
Chandler Macleod is the leading provider of temporary contractors to the Federal, NSW and local Government and has partnered with these Departments and Agencies for more than 25 years.
At Chandler Macleod our mission is to recruit using the BestFit™ methodology which is tailored to providing the most suitable candidate for every position at every level for every Government Department and Agency.

Chandler Macleod is currently recruiting for an experienced a APS5 Strategy Officer to join a leading Federal Government agency. This is a 12-month contract with possible extension located in Surry Hills NSW.

The APS5 Strategy Officer is a team membership position and is accountable for organising their workflow and making independent decisions relating to an area of responsibility. The position will be required to provide policy advice within an area of specialisation with advice based on policies and legislation. The position will be required to provide detailed technical, policy and operational support and advice. It will be required to perform procedural, clerical, administrative and operational tasks.

Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Gathering and developing structured insights and recommendations to address complex problems within strategic projects.
  • Drafting components of materials for internal and external stakeholders to communicate perspectives, recommendations, and implications for the Agency.
  • Presenting recommendations and facilitating discussions with a range of Agency stakeholders and leadership.
  • Assisting and supporting regular strategy reporting including status updates and exception reports.
  • Supporting the development and management of project plans and schedules in accordance with the Agency’s project management framework.
  • Supporting stakeholder event preparation and logistics (including but not limited to setting meetings, distributing correspondences, developing communication products, development of meeting minutes, and providing procedural and administrative support to senior staff).
  • Supporting desktop research and review, conduct qualitative and quantitative analyses, and develop content briefs to support project deliverables
To be successful in this role you will have:
  • Minimum of one year in strategy development
  • Experience contributing to strategic projects that deliver insightful and actionable recommendations
  • Experience working in complex cross-functional teams
  • Emotional intelligence in working with stakeholders
  • Experience applying the above skillset in a disability service environment will be highly regarded
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