Job Details
  • ReferenceBH-140410
  • LocationSurry Hills
  • Salary$112000 - $120000 per annum
  • Job TypeContract
  • Postedabout 1 month 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 EL1 Assistant Director, Policy Advisor to join a leading Federal Government agency. This is an Ongoing or Non-Ongoing position, temporary to the end of financial year 2023 with an option to extend and based in Sydney CBD.

The key duties of the position are:
  • An opportunity exists, at the Executive Level 1 classification, for a proactive manager who will contribute to a range of complex policy issues including developing and implementing major government reforms.
  • As a part of the new branch, you will contribute to its design. You will support the Director to establish governance arrangements across digital service advisory and undertake stakeholder engagement with industry and Government.
  • Work in a team to consider governance arrangements to support evaluation of digital services.
  • Engage across the agency to connect work of the branch to other teams and input to the Investment Oversight Framework (IOF) and Data and Digital Government Strategy (DDGS).
  • Liaise with government stakeholders to develop artefacts and support the agency’s authority for upcoming digital service submissions (including the myGov User Audit response).
  • Support the branch with other ad hoc requests required from Executive to contribute to the establishment of the branch.

To be successful in the role you will need:
  • Security Clearance level required: Baseline (or ability to obtain and maintain).
  • To be eligible for employment with the applicant must be an Australian citizen.

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