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APS5-2020 - APS Level 5, Policy Analyst

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Full-time and Part-time
Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney
Economics, Finance, Legal, Policy, Public Policy, Accounting


About the Role

The Treasury is seeking applications to fill various positions as APS5 Policy Analysts.

As an APS 5 Policy Analyst you will contribute to shaping positive economic outcomes for all Australians.  As a member of a team, you will anticipate and analyse policy issues with a whole-of-economy perspective, understand government and stakeholder circumstances, and respond to changing events and directions.

APS5 Policy Analysts have a range of responsibilities that may include, but are not limited to:

             undertaking projects, conducting research and analysis and providing advice on matters relevant to the work of a unit or project team;

             assisting in the preparation of a wide range of legislative materials, including drafting instructions, explanatory materials and a range of products to support the passage of legislation through parliament;

             assisting in the preparation of reports, briefings to Treasury Ministers, submissions to Cabinet, speeches, replies to parliamentary questions and other correspondence; and/or

             supporting and participating in consultation and stakeholder engagement processes.

 Successful candidates will:

               support and engage with the future direction of Treasury;

               be responsive to stakeholder needs;

               be flexible and agile to meet immediate needs and future challenges;

               be team-orientated, have energy and determination to succeed;

               be able to make sound decisions and exercise judgment; and

               be open, accountable and of high integrity.

Desirable Qualifications / Experience

             Relevant tertiary qualification(s) in a relevant field, including, but not limited to, economics, law, business, finance, public policy, political science and/or mathematics; and

             At least 12-18 months’ relevant work experience is highly desirable.



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