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Senior Policy Officer.

Senior Policy Officer

Job Title: Senior Policy Officer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sydney
Start Date: 01/06/2020
Reference: 3128728
Contact Name: CGC Government Team
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 27, 2020 15:32

Job Description

Start Date: 01/06/2020
End Date: 31/07/2020
Hours/day: 7
Hours/week: 35
Location: Parramatta
The Senior Policy Officer is required to assist with the development of the NSW plastics plan.

Key tasks include:
•  Research & analysis
•  Report drafting,
•  Liaising with stakeholders
•  developing policy positions.

Strong writing and analytical skills required with a background in NSW Government policy.

Key accountabilities
• Develop and implement effective policies, procedures and strategies, utilising information gathered from consultation and other sources.
• Providing policy advice and input to a range of complex areas
• Responding to correspondence and queries
• Assessing and analyzing submissions and stakeholder feedback
• Providing regular advice, information and drafting complex correspondence, briefings and reports to the Manager

Key challenges
• Dealing with a complex and varied range of policy issues that can be contentious and to develop and recommend solutions that provide effective and credible outcomes.
• Developing effective relationships within the agency and across other Government agencies recognising the complexities of interagency and Government policy development.
• Working in a continually changing policy landscape, with the ability to manage competing views and develop robust policy solutions
Applications are accepted via this website only- no email applications or agency referrals, please. Please note that only successful candidates will be contacted. If you have any further questions, please email