Job Details
  • Reference400998A_1668036391
  • LocationCanberra
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted21 days ago
  • ConsultantAshleigh Blair-heykamp

As one of the Australia's largest providers of human resources solutions, Chandler Macleod has a proven track record of unleashing potential in people and companies. For over 40 years Chandler Macleod's recruitment business has connected leading-edge projects and employers with outstanding business professionals.

Our Federal Government client is seeking to engage a Senior Policy Officer on a contract for 6 months with possible extension.

Position Overview

The Department requires the services of some Policy Officer to lead/assist policy development.

The contractors are required to undertake a range of policy functions including:

  • Developing and recommending appropriate policy options to address Government objectives;
  • Leading/assisting in the development of Ministerial briefings and submissions on regional processing, resettlement and counter-people smuggling matters; and
  • Liaising with other policy areas within the Taskforce and across the Department and effectively managing relationships and communications with external stakeholders.

Existing policy development experience, advanced written and oral communication skills, attention to detail and the ability to operate in a dynamic and supportive environment is essential.

If you feel you are a suitable candidate submit your application by hitting "Apply for this job". One of our consultant will reach out. Alternatively, you can call Ashleigh Blair-Heykamp on 02 6268 9934 or email for further discussion.