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APS 6 – Senior Program Officer - GEELONG
Ref. JC071218

Our Federal Government client in Geelong is seeking an APS 6 Program Officer for a 12 month contract starting early January 2019 to support the departments market stewardship role, which involves market monitoring, analysis and where necessary, design and implementation of market interventions to achieve objective outcomes.

You will posses strong desktop publishing skills, executive writing, government and sound business report writing and organisational skills.

Duties for this role will include:

  • Undertake policy and program development, review and evaluation of projects to address current and emerging issues in relation to market enablement and development.
  • Liaise, communicate and consult with key internal and external stakeholder representative to secure their engagement and ensure effective interface on policy and program development, planning and implementation.
  • Prepare high quality written advice in the form of reports, discussion papers, Ministerial Submissions, QTBs, Senate Estimates Briefs and correspondence.
  • Translate technical and complex information concisely, including interpreting market data, and presenting this information in formats suitable for diverse audiences. Participate in internal working groups and negotiations with other government and non-government entities.
  • Assist with the working relationships between key internal stakeholders and collaborative relationships with external stakeholders.


  • Tertiary qualifications in Public Administration or a related area.
  • Previous experience in policy development or program management in a government and/or business environment would be highly regarded.
  • Graphic design and/or desktop publishing qualification.

    SOS Recruitment is committed to the principles of workplace diversity and equity in employment and we encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, people with disabilities, women, people with family responsibilities, people with diverse linguistic and cultural backgrounds, religious beliefs and LGBTIQ people.

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