Job Details
  • Reference372863A_1619064216
  • LocationParramatta
  • SalaryAU$65 - AU$69 per hour + + Super
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted19 days ago
  • ConsultantLinda Murphy

Position title: Senior Planning/Policy Officer - Town Planner - Government
Contract Estimation Duration: 2 Months (With a possibility of extension(s))
Company Type / Size: Government - State
Location: Sydney / WFH
Salary / Rate: $65.00 - $69.00/hr + Super (DOE)
Purpose of this position:
Primary purpose of the role The Senior Planning/ Policy Officer develops implements and reviews planning policies and processes and provides policy analysis and advice to deliver a streamlined planning system in line with Government and Department objectives.

General Requirements:
Manage and coordinate allocated policy development implementation and review projects and initiatives to contribute to improved policy directions and outcomes

  • Provide timely, expert and accurate advice to enhance informed decision making across the Department about policy issues and initiatives
  • Undertake qualitative and quantitative research and analysis to evaluate issues and formulate evidence based options and recommendations to support policy and program development and implementation
  • Develop policy and contribute to ongoing policy monitoring and evaluation to assess the social and economic impacts of policy and to enhance consistent policy execution and quality service delivery
  • Identify, critically analyse and evaluate key issues, and formulate options and recommendations to improve planning processes
  • Prepare reports, submissions, briefing notes and correspondence to address identified issues and respond to requests for information
  • Contribute to the development and maintenance of systems, policies and procedures to enhance effective team operations

    Technical Scope:
    Balance complex and multiple policy issues, often subject to a high level of scrutiny, impacting the business in an environment with diverse stakeholder needs and conflicting interests and opinions, competing work priorities and time pressures
  • Assimilate information quickly and translate complex, technical information into easy to understand, plain English policy, reports and communication material




    If you are interested in this or similar positions, apply through the link required or send your cv direct and in confidence to Linda.Murphy@chandlermacleod.com