Job Details
  • Reference372328A_1618365670
  • LocationAdelaide
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted22 days ago
  • ConsultantChandler Macleod

The Chandler Macleod group are searching for an experienced Assistant Manager on a 12 month temporary casual assignment based in Adelaide CBD.

About the role

As an Assistant Manager - Governance and Risk working within a small team, your outstanding strategic thinking, strong written and communication skills, ability to manage risk and to effectively collaborate and interact with internal and external stakeholders will enable you to effectively contribute to a range of initiatives.

The successful applicant will be required to:

  • Produce evidence-based policy advice, discussion papers, legislation, Ministerial briefings and correspondence.
  • Think strategically and apply 'big picture thinking' to governance, corporate and parliamentary matters
  • Lead the coordination and management of agency risk including mitigation strategies.
  • Work across the agency, including with technical, policy and engagement teams to:
    o Develop concise and clear advice to the senior executive,
    o Draft related Ministerial briefs for the Minister for Resources and Northern Australia, and
    o Lead a positive work culture that is collegiate and inclusive.

Our ideal candidate

The successful applicant will:

  • Possess outstanding critical thinking skills and the ability to analyse information, assess risk and anticipate strategic and operational challenges.
  • Have strong communication skills, including communicating sensitively and collaborating effectively with stakeholders including ARWA staff, departmental executive and representatives of other departments
  • Have strong written skills and ability to deliver high quality work including policy position papers, Ministerial briefings and other products as required
  • Be experienced leading sensitive activities in a dynamic and fast-paced environment
  • Be resilient, self-driven and comfortable working fluidly to accommodate competing priorities, and time critical processes.

Please note: The successful candidate must have a current Baseline security clearance or willing to obtain.

If you are interested in the role and you have the right experience for the position, please apply now following the link below.

Chandler Macleod is partnering with candidates and clients alike to unleash their full potential. Successfully working with leading operations throughout Australia, the team at Chandler Macleod is actively sourcing and placing candidates in the right roles using our 'Best Fit Methods'