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Policy Adviser (P01338)
Location: Canberra, Melbourne or Sydney
ARENA is establishing a new specialist position to improve the organisation’s capability to engage in and respond to policy discussions. The primary focus is on electricity market issues relevant to the growing share of renewable energy in the electricity mix, although there is also scope to shape ARENA’s contribution to other policy issues.
The Policy Adviser is responsible for analysis and advice on policy issues relevant to ARENA’s functions and objectives, and engaging with internal and external stakeholders to influence policy outcomes. The Policy Adviser will work with teams across ARENA to help embed policy issues into strategy, project design, project management and knowledge sharing.
ARENA is seeking the services for two years, with potential to extend to a total of four years, and is open to filling this position as a consultant, with bids submitted in accordance with tender documentation available on tenderlink. Contractor arrangements via a labour hire firm will also be considered – call the contact officer for further information.
To discuss the position, please contact: Oliver Story, Manager Strategy, 02 6159 7805.
Tenders close: 5pm, Monday 20 November, 2017
Australian Public Service (APS) positions
ARENA is part of the Australian Public Service (APS), within the Commonwealth Department of Environment and Energy portfolio. APS employees at ARENA are employed by the Department of Environment in full time, part time and non-ongoing (temporary) roles.
ARENA employees will have access to APS conditions of service, including competitive salaries, generous superannuation entitlements, flexible work practices, excellent leave conditions and long service leave for eligible employees.