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Policy Officer

Job Details

Location
Melbourne
Salary
Competitive
Job Type
Contract
Ref
JO-1907-532343
Contact
Cammy Phung
Posted
26 days ago
Our highly valued client - a federal government body, is seeking a Policy Officer to join a growing team to be located in their Geelong office. Our client is transforming the disability sector by providing participants with the freedom to access funding based on their individual needs providing flexibility and choice.

You will see yourself working in sub teams responsible for addressing current and emerging issues identified through their largest project to ensure consistency of policy development and advice.

Responsibilities will include:
  • Administrative support to the Branch
  • Strategic planning for longer term initiatives
  • Prepare correspondence and reports
  • Draft briefing papers
  • Develop policy and policy implementation
Requirements: 
  • Background in a similar role as an Policy Advisor
  • Ability to juggle multiple competing tasks and manage a large workload 
  • Adaptability, flexibility and high attention to detail 
  • Data Entry 
  • Positive attitude towards disability - direct or indirect experience within this sector or within health, aged care, medical, not-for-profit, volunteering or community involvement HIGHLY regarded 
  • Knowledge of government processes - highly regarded
Initial contract term to February 2020 with the potential to extend beyond. This is a great opportunity to join an employer of choice.  

For more information please call Cammy on 03 9236 7715. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Due to the nature of the client, successful candidates will need to pass background checks.