Principal Policy Officer, Social Policy2019-05-27T14:13:08+10:00
Department of the Premier and Cabinet | Brisbane CityTemporary, Flexible Ful-Time Yearly salary in the range of $115,810 -  $122,358You have the opportunity to join the Queensland public sector; in a position of trust where you will contribute to better outcomes for Queenslanders by giving effect to the policies and priorities of the elected government. We are committed to building a diverse and inclusive workplace by supporting equal opportunities irrespective of gender, culture, generation, sexual orientation or disability. We promote a respectful workplace culture that is free from all forms of harassment, workplace bullying, discrimination and violence. We recognise the importance of supporting and retaining a mobile, flexible and agile workforce.Your contribution:  As Principal Policy Officer you will develop and provide strategic policy advice and options on all aspects of policy development, as well as design, implement and evaluate policies, programs and projects as part of the broader Social Policy team. Your role will be located in the team that manages portfolios relating to domestic and family violence reforms, child protection reforms and gender/women. You will: identify, research, develop and analyse complex policy options and provide high-level policy advice to the Premier and Cabinet; develop, implement and evaluate key policies, programs and projects ensuring timely and quality outcomes are met; lead and manage cross-agency projects and/or multi-disciplinary project teams to develop, implement and evaluate key policies, programs and projects; prepare papers, submissions, briefs, memoranda and correspondence on complex policy and program issues; manage the Government's Cabinet agenda for policy, program and service delivery issues through the provision of timely briefings and advice; represent Policy Division, department or the Government at a range of forums including external stakeholder, inter-departmental and inter-governmental, meetings; and liaise, collaborate and negotiate with other agencies and external stakeholders on a range of policy, program and project issues within a multi-disciplinary environment.All applicants are encouraged to advise the panel of any additional support or reasonable adjustments required during the recruitment process.For further information about this role and details on how to apply, please visit the Queensland Government Smart Jobs and Careers website at www.smartjobs.qld.gov.auApply here: https://smartjobs.qld.gov.au/jobs/QLD-319406-19 Job Ad Reference: QLD/319406/19Closing Date: Wednesday 21 AugustAll applications are encouraged to advise the panel of any additional support or reasonable adjustments required during the recruitment process.Please note, only applications submitted through the Queensland Government Smart Jobs and Careers website will be accepted. 115810 AUD Brisbane 4000

Principal Policy Officer, Social Policy

Department of the Premier and Cabinet | Brisbane City

  • Temporary, Flexible Ful-Time 
  • Yearly salary in the range of $115,810 -  $122,358

You have the opportunity to join the Queensland public sector; in a position of trust where you will contribute to better outcomes for Queenslanders by giving effect to the policies and priorities of the elected government. 

We are committed to building a diverse and inclusive workplace by supporting equal opportunities irrespective of gender, culture, generation, sexual orientation or disability. We promote a respectful workplace culture that is free from all forms of harassment, workplace bullying, discrimination and violence. We recognise the importance of supporting and retaining a mobile, flexible and agile workforce.

Your contribution:  

As Principal Policy Officer you will develop and provide strategic policy advice and options on all aspects of policy development, as well as design, implement and evaluate policies, programs and projects as part of the broader Social Policy team. Your role will be located in the team that manages portfolios relating to domestic and family violence reforms, child protection reforms and gender/women. You will:

  • identify, research, develop and analyse complex policy options and provide high-level policy advice to the Premier and Cabinet;
  • develop, implement and evaluate key policies, programs and projects ensuring timely and quality outcomes are met;
  • lead and manage cross-agency projects and/or multi-disciplinary project teams to develop, implement and evaluate key policies, programs and projects;
  • prepare papers, submissions, briefs, memoranda and correspondence on complex policy and program issues;
  • manage the Government's Cabinet agenda for policy, program and service delivery issues through the provision of timely briefings and advice;
  • represent Policy Division, department or the Government at a range of forums including external stakeholder, inter-departmental and inter-governmental, meetings; and
  • liaise, collaborate and negotiate with other agencies and external stakeholders on a range of policy, program and project issues within a multi-disciplinary environment.

All applicants are encouraged to advise the panel of any additional support or reasonable adjustments required during the recruitment process.

For further information about this role and details on how to apply, please visit the Queensland Government Smart Jobs and Careers website at www.smartjobs.qld.gov.au

Apply here: https://smartjobs.qld.gov.au/jobs/QLD-319406-19 

Job Ad Reference: QLD/319406/19

Closing Date: Wednesday 21 August

All applications are encouraged to advise the panel of any additional support or reasonable adjustments required during the recruitment process.

Please note, only applications submitted through the Queensland Government Smart Jobs and Careers website will be accepted.