Senior Director, Policy Design and Evaluation
Closes: 24 July 2019
Classification: Senior Officer Grade A
Position No: 44436
Directorate: Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development
Advertised (Gazettal date): 08 July 2019
Contact Officer: Narina Dahms on
(02) 6207 6614
Details: The ACT Governments Policy Design and Evaluation Team is seeking an experienced evaluation professional to lead a new team to embed a culture of learning, evidence and evaluation into how the ACT Public Service designs and delivers policies, programs and services. This is a hands-on leadership role that provides an exciting opportunity to shape innovation in policy design and evaluation in the ACT. You will lead major strategic evaluations for the ACT, design initiatives to build internal capability and establish partnerships with research institutions, inlcuding capacity for behaviour insights and other policy trials. Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate (CMTEDD) supports workforce diversity and is committed to creating an inclusive workplace. As part of this commitment, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people with disability and those who identify as LGBTIQ are encouraged to apply.
Eligibility/Other Requirements: You will have extensive experience in designing and undertaking fit-for-purpose evaluations and a track record in finding a pragmatic way forward.
Note: This is a temporary positon available from August/September 2019 until 30 June 2022. This position will be moving to a new workplace designed for activity-based working (ABW) in 2020. Under ABW arrangements, officers will not have a designated workstation/desk.
How to Apply: Your application should include a 1000 word Statement of Claims, outlining skills and experience, taking into account the Selection Criteria. Each criterion does not have to be individually addressed, however the overall statement should provide a good understanding of your claims in each area.
Applications should be submitted via the Apply Now button below.
This is a temporary positon available from August/September 2019 until 30 June 2022.