Assistant Policy and Project Officer

Job title: Assistant Policy and Project Officer
Discipline: Business Support
Location: Parramatta
Contract: Contract
Salary: $65 - 75 p / h + super
Duration: 7 week contract
Contact: Grace Burton
Call: Grace
Reference: 10992

Assistant Policy and Project Officer | 7 Week Contract | $82.50 p/h Including Super

  • $65 - 75 per hour + super 
  • 7 Week Contract
  • Parramatta / Work from Home

About the Company

We are seeking an Assistant Policy and Project Officer to join a NSW government organisation. This is a 7 week contract to start with the potential to extend. It will be flexible work arrangements with 1 day in the parramatta office and the 4 days working from home.

About the Role

  • Undertake research, synthesise and analyse quantitative and qualitative material and data to communicate to senior officers of the Department contemporary developments in all aspects of vocational education and training policy.
  • Develop and effectively communicate advice to senior officers through the preparation of briefings, correspondence, speeches and other papers using word processing, spreadsheets, PowerPoint and other software
  • Use technology to analyse data from multiple sources and prepare clear and concise reports in relation to the interpretation of the data.
  • Contribute to teams, under supervision, to develop significant policy proposals in vocational education and training policy.
  • Build excellent relationships and work collaboratively with Departmental staff and external stakeholders to ensure that advice are developed on time and projects are managed effectively.

About You

  • Experience in project and policy is ideal
  • Preferably government experience
  • Excellent communication skills

Please apply if you are interested. Please note, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. If you have any question, please contact Grace Burton - Grace@ashdownpeople.com.au