Policy Officer

Job title: Policy Officer
Discipline: Business Support
Location: Parramatta & Western Suburbs Sydney
Contract: Contract
Salary: $54.45/hr + super
Salary low: 50
Salary high: 54
Contact: Caleb Spark
Call: Caleb
Email: email Caleb
Reference: 3254645
About the Company 

This NSW government agency is a major service provider who strives to deliver a more consistent and efficient experience within government. This government agency uses data and behavioural insights to drive improvements with government and providing services to NSW.

About the Role 
  • Undertake allocated policy development and/or analysis, implementation and review projects and initiatives to contribute to improved policy directions and outcomes.
  • Prepare advice in allocated policy and/or technical areas and timely reports, discussion papers, briefs and submissions to support decision making and contribute to the development of policies and initiatives.
  • Undertake qualitative and quantitative research and analysis to assist understanding of policy impacts and delivery of desired policy outcomes and support policy and program development.
  • Identify and evaluate key issues, and formulate options and recommendations to inform policy and regulatory needs and changes.
  • Provide policy, procedure and/or technical advice to staff and managers to assist in the delivery of consistent policy and quality service delivery.
About You 
  • Tertiary qualification in public policy, planning, law, economics, ecology, geographical information systems or other relevant discipline or equivalent experience.
  • Demonstrated understanding of New South Wales government processes and policy making.
  • Experience policy and project management experience in environmental/planning policy.
  • Experience managing consultants, developing public plans and strategies, writing briefing notes and correspondence.