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116-2021 - EL1 Policy Coordinator, Strategic Policy and Coordination Branch

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ACT, Canberra

About the Group

Corporate and Foreign Investment Group delivers strategic advice and high quality services and support to the department, portfolio Ministers and agencies through a wide range of activities, including information technology, communications, finance and people management.

Made up of five divisions — Information Services, Chief Financial Officer, People and Organisational Strategy, Foreign Investment and Strategic Coordination and Communications — the Group collaborates across Treasury and has a strong focus on being responsive, innovative and building a culture of continuous improvement as well as being responsible for administering Australia’s foreign investment laws and providing advice to the Government on foreign investment policy.

About the Role

Treasury is seeking Policy Coordinators to join the Strategic Policy and Coordination Branch.

The Strategic Policy and Coordination Branch brings together Treasury-wide strategic policy advice and works collaboratively with other divisions to progress cross-cutting issues.

The Branch also progresses policy projects commissioned by the Executive Board, coordinates the Strategic Policy Forums, and produces a range of whole-of-department reporting products and policy processes.

You will have a range of responsibilities that may include, but are not limited to:

  • leading cross-Treasury advice on issues that span multiple divisions, facilitate cross-Departmental strategic policy discussions, input into key departmental policy priorities
  • drawing on frameworks and work within other areas to provide expert advice and solve complex problems
  • working with the unit manager and have a willingness to supervise and manage APS team members
  • promoting diverse perspectives within Treasury to drive economic reform
  • undertaking research and analysis on a broad range of topical issues

Ideally you will have:

  • worked in a fast-paced and shifting environment
  • developed and sustained productive working relationships
  • strong organisation and co-ordination skills
  • excellent oral and written communication skills
  • developed and communicated key departmental priorities to tight timelines


Employees of the Treasury are required to be Australian citizens and must hold a current security clearance or successfully complete a clearance prior to commencement.

How to apply

Please refer to the Position Description for further information about this opportunity and how to apply.

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