53d ago

EL1 / EL2 Policy Officers


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About the role
Allygroup is seeking experienced policy officers at the EL1 and EL2 levels for a number of prestigious government departments. 

This is an amazing opportunity to work with some of the brightest minds in government on some of the most interesting and challenging issues facing the government. Your experience and motivation will help contribute to the successful development and delivery of fresh policies to meet the challenges Australia faces.

Core Responsibilities:
While the roles will be varied, you will need the ability to:

  • prepare quality policy advice that aligns with the strategic direction of the relevant department
  • prepare various briefing documents for both senior management and ministerial review
  • prepare government documentation including responses to Questions on Notice, Senate Estimates and Ministerial submissions
  • engage with a range of internal and external stakeholders to assist with informing policy advice and achievement of the relevant outcomes.

To be successful you will need to have:

  • strong research and analytical skills 
  • the ability to produce high quality and timely advice 
  • excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • the ability to build strong and constructive working relationships 
  • the ability to exercise sound judgment, work to tight deadlines and the ability to work flexibly with changing workloads and priorities.

Candidates who already hold an Australian Government issued security clearance will be well regarded. As it is an eligibility requirement to obtain a security clearance, candidates will need to be an Australian citizen. 

Applying for this role
To submit your application, press ‘Apply Now’.  Alternatively, please feel free to call us on (02) 5104 3170 for a confidential discussion or email your resume through to recruitment@allygroup.com.au.

About Allygroup
Allygroup is a law firm which specialises in legal management consultancy, legal project management and legal recruitment.

Allygroup is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds and endeavour to put forward the best candidates regardless of their cultural, gender or religious identity. 

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Job details
Date posted
20 Jun 2022
Government, Emergency & Defence
Policy, Planning & Regulation
Contract type
Work type
Full time
Job mode
Standard business hours
Work Authorisation
Australian citizen / Permanent resident

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