Policy Officer - Royal Commission Team | Full-time Temporary

Classification: Administrative Services Officer Class 6
Salary: $79,824 - $91,356
Position No: 39864
Directorate: Justice and Community Safety
Advertised: 13 February 2018
Closes: 27 February 2018
Contact:Melanie Moss on melanie.moss@act.gov.au or (02) 6207 5214
This is a temporary position available until 29 June 2018, with a possibility of extension.


Details: Legislation, Policy and Programs are seeking applications for an Administrative Service Officer 6 level (ASO6), in its Royal Commission Team. The Royal Commission team leads the ACT Government’s engagement with the development of the Commonwealth led Redress Scheme for survivors of institutional child sexual abuse and response to the Royal Commission’s law reform recommendations. The successful applicant will be required to cover a diverse range of legal and policy issues that impact on the justice system in the ACT. Functions will include preparing advice and related reports and correspondence for relevant Ministers, managing justice related projects, engaging in consultation with the community and government, preparing budget bids and participating in local and national forums. The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to the strategic direction of the team.
Eligibility/Other Requirement's: Tertiary qualifications in Law will be highly regarded.
Note: This is a temporary position available until 29 June 2018, with a possibility of extension.
How to Apply: Interested applicants should provide a supporting statement of no more than two pages outlining their practical experience against the selection criteria. Applicants should also provide an up to date copy of their resume with the names and contact details of two referees.
Applications should be sent to the Contact Officer.

Job categories:

Justice, Corrections and Emergency Services
Legal