$750-$1000 per day plus super
Job Type
Lauren Atkinson
An opportunity for a Policy Manager to join the Policy and Regulatory Reform team on a contract until the end of October with high potential for an extension.

The successful candidate will manage small agile teams of policy officers, to lead a range of policy projects, including the development of policy responses and regulatory reform proposals to support safe, productive and sustainable freight.

Key accountabilities:
  • Drive and manage policy initiatives, as well as influencing other areas of Government to achieve the strategic objectives of the Freight Branch.
  • Build strong working relationships internally and externally through exceptional stakeholder management skills.
  • Lead on policy initiatives and matters related to freight ensuring a multi-model view and having regard to freight strategy target outcomes
  • Research, analyse and review complex policy issues, identifying emerging issues, developing evidence based options, and recommend solutions to resolve problems and mitigate risks
  • • Build and maintain relationships with key stakeholders, facilitating their engagement in, and contribution to, the identification and development of policy solutions and to inform policy decision making
  • Monitor, evaluate and report on the development and implementation of policies to identify issues and ensure the achievement of desired outcomes
Essential requirements: 
  • Demonstrated ability to work as part of a team to deliver quality, customer-focused products and services that align with strategic outcomes.
  • Solid experience working collaboratively, leading multiple policy projects and have the ability to manage agile teams to deliver results.
  • Excellent written communication skills with a capacity to gather and analyse complex information and present it in a logical, systematic and clear format.

For further information on this role or to confidentially apply, please contact Lauren Atkinson on 02 8227 9200 or apply directly via the Apply for this job button. Only WORD FORMAT resumes will be accepted.