Senior Policy Officer

Location Melbourne
Discipline Policy
Job reference 159770
Salary Negotiable

  • Contract until 26 December 2021
  • Victoria Government Department
  • Competitive salary

ManpowerGroup is actively engaged with a state government department that is now looking for a dedicated Senior Policy Officer to join an exciting new project. This person will report to the Manager of Health Policy as a subject matter expert on public health policy and infection prevention and control strategy for education settings, including but not limited to COVID-19.

Key Responsibilities

  • Undertake research and analysis to identify health policy issues and inform the policy development process
  • Provide policy advice to support the achievement of the department's objectives
  • Provide sound information and advice on current and emerging policy issues to a variety of Stakeholders
  • Establish and maintain relationships with internal and external stakeholders to facilitate decision making processes
  • Prepare high quality written reports, briefs, correspondence, and cabinet documents to inform decision making

About you

  • Previous experience within the health sector and leading government policy initiatives
  • Excellent Stakeholder engagement and communication skills
  • Proven ability to work autonomously and in a team
  • Strong problem-solving skills and appropriate judgement of difficult situations
  • Proven ability to adapt in situations that lack clarity and work to resolve hurdles.

Please feel free to reach out and register your interest for this role by sending me your resume

Maroun Ghossain
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