Executive Branch Manager, Macroeconomics
Full-time Executive

Closes: 17 December 2019

Classification: Executive Level 1.3
Salary: $236,451 - $245,570 depending on current superannuation arrangements
Position No: E811
Directorate: Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development
Advertised (Gazettal date): 03 December 2019
Contact Officer: Sue Vroombout on sue.vroombout@act.gov.au or (02) 6205 3216

Details: ACT Treasury, a stream of the Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate, is seeking an experienced economist and manager with strong quantitative skills to fill the position of Executive Branch Manager, Macroeconomic Branch in our Economic and Financial Group.

In the role you will have the opportunity to apply your macroeconomic and revenue forecasting, analysis and/or broader economic policy skills, as you work closely with your team to provide advice to government on a broad range of macroeconomic and revenue matters. You and your team also produce or contribute to a range of ACT government processes and publications, including the budget.

In addition to having a strong macroeconomic framework, we are looking for someone with well-developed written and oral communication skills, including the ability to turn economic and revenue estimates and outcomes into a compelling economic narrative. You will also need to be comfortable presenting complex economic ideas in a clear manner in a range of contexts, including publicly. You will have the opportunity to deal directly with Ministers and their offices and senior leaders in Treasury.

You will also work across the ACT government to ensure advice is informed by the economic context and assist in building economic and quantitative capability. You will need to be able to establish and maintain networks with a wide range of stakeholders, both within the ACT Public Service and across the Commonwealth, states and territories and with the private sector.

In working with your team and others you will be expected to lead by example, have effective interpersonal skills and the ability to motivate others. You will also be part of the senior executive team for Economic and Financial Group, contributing to the broader strategic direction and organisational management of the Group.

Remuneration: The position attracts a remuneration package ranging from $236,451 to $245,570 depending on current superannuation arrangements of the successful applicant. This includes a cash component of $182,388.

Contract: The successful applicant will be engaged under a temporary performance based contract for a period of up to five years. Prospective applicants should be aware that details of long-term engagements are tabled in the ACT Legislative Assembly.

How to Apply: Applications should include an application coversheet, a Curriculum Vitae and a statement of claims against the Selection Criteria.

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