Assistant Director, Strategic Assessments
Full-time Permanent

Closes: 29 April 2019

Classification: Senior Officer Grade C
Salary: $104,630 - $112,626
Position No: 43286
Directorate: Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development
Advertised (Gazettal date): 15 April 2019
Contact Officer: James Bennett on jamesp.bennett@act.gov.au or (02) 6205 4877

Details: The Planning Delivery Division is seeking an experienced Manager to coordinate the implementation of and reporting on commitments of strategic assessments under the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 (Cth). The successful candidate will have excellent organisation and communication skills. You will also have excellent writing skills and the ability to produce written reports, briefs and Cabinet submissions. We are seeking a creative thinker who is able to contribute to a culture of continuous improvement and to find effective solutions to administrative processes. The successful candidate will also require a well-developed understanding of the planning context in the ACT and have the ability to provide advice on and assess development proposals within strategic assessment areas. You will also take pride in being a representative of the Division and engage with other government agencies, the development industry and community groups. If this sounds like you and you enjoy working in a fast-paced area with a focus on teamwork, then we would like to hear from you.
Note: 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. Selection may be based on application and referee reports only.
How to Apply: Please email to jobs@act.gov.au: an Application Coversheet, a written application addressing the Selection Criteria limiting responses to 350 word per criteria, along with your current Curriculum Vitae, listing two referees and their contact details.

Career interest categories:

Administration and Governance
Environmental Care and Sustainability
Leaders and Senior Management