Job at Social Services – Assistant Director

Website Department of Social Services

Job Description:

Redress Policy and Legislation is seeking Assistant Directors to contribute to the development of overarching Scheme policy and the legislative framework. As Assistant Director you will work within a team to support the delivery of essential function, which may include:

Job Responsibilities:

  • Developing internal advice on highly complex matters and associated problem solving – supporting amendments to the Scheme’s legislative framework
  • Strategic policy, including the provision of advice and action on whole of Scheme or whole of government issues
  • Liaising with internal and external stakeholders on policy matters.

Job Requirements:

  • Strong communication skills and the ability to communicate with a wide range of stakeholders, including senior management
  • Demonstrated experience in driving policy development and/or policy implementation
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills, ability to identify issues and experience in complex problem solving
  • The judgement and resilience to manage competing priorities with limited supervision
  • The ability to supervise and develop the capabilities of team members.

Job Details:

Company: Department of Social Services

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Sydney, New South Wales, AU

Application Deadline: N/A

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