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Energetic Policy Officer

  • Call Jacinta Hehir - 6112 7690

  • Fascinating social policy content

  • 12 month contract

Are you a highly motivated Policy Officer with experience in psychology?

Your new company
This area within a key government Department is known for their dynamic working environment and supportive team culture. Currently we are seeking an enthusiastic officer to work on new and exciting social policy content.

Your new role
An opportunity has arisen for an experienced policy officer to come on board for a 12 month contract. With a strong understanding of health policy, you will be working on a high profile project that centres on the psychology of the human mind.

What you'll need to succeed
You will be joining a fast paced and high performing team. You will be curious about human behaviour and be passionate in driving positive change in a policy setting. As a large portion of this role incorporates research and evaluation, a background or experience in psychology will be highly regarded.

You will be a motivated and enthusiastic individual .Your highly developed writing skills will assist you in preparing concise material about complex matters, and your proven ability to think analytically will assist you in providing strategic direction to internal and external stakeholders. Solid experience in working collaboratively will enable you to build relationships within the Department, and assist you in working to tight deadlines.

What you'll get in return
In return, you will be a part of a supportive team which will allow you to showcase your skills. You will be offered a 12 month hourly rate contract and be involved in innovative policy development.

What you need to do now
If you would like a further elaboration on this exciting opportunity please call Jacinta Hehir on 6112 7690 or email your CV to jacinta.hehir@hays.com.au to apply now.

Date Posted
Executive & Strategic Management
Canberra, ACT 2601
Job Type
Full Time, Temporary/Contract
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