Senior Policy Adviser | Full-time Temporary

Classification: Adviser 2 - Senior Adviser
Salary: $91,356 - $113,498
Position No: Policy1
Directorate: ACT Executive
Advertised: 15 November 2017
Closes: 30 November 2017
Contact:Hanna Froehlich on or (02) 6205 0011

Details: The ACT Executive has a vacancy in a Minister’s office for an experienced policy professional who is able to provide high level policy, analytical and strategic political advice on social policies and programs. Key responsibilities of the Social Policy Adviser’s role include analysing and reviewing complex policy issues; determining priorities and ensuring the Minister’s deadlines are met by developing policy and political initiatives relevant to the Minister’s portfolio responsibilities; and working closely with other policy advisers to support and provide input into longer term planning, strategy development, and policy review for the Minister.

Contract: The role is for the term of the Government and will be remunerated at Adviser Level 2 ($91,356 - $95,866) or Senior Adviser ($108,140 - $113,498) plus 7% allowance and superannuation depending on skills and experience. Applications to undertake the role on a part-time basis will be considered. The successful candidate will be engaged under a Legislative Assembly Members’ Staff contract, and other terms and conditions of employment are governed by the ACT Legislative Assembly Members’ Staff Enterprise Agreement 2013 – 2017. It is not an ACT Public Service position.

Note: For further information please contact Hanna Froehlich on or (02) 6205 0011.

Applications addressing the position requirements, including a CV and contact details of two referees, should be sent to by cob 30 November 2017.

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Administration and Business Support
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