Policy Officer (Climate Change Policy)
Closes: 12 October 2018
Classification: Administrative Services Officer Class 5
Salary: $74,081 - $78,415
Position No: 39277
Directorate: Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development
Advertised (Gazettal date): 26 September 2018
Contact Officer: Anna McGuire on or (02) 6207 1285
Details: The Climate Change Policy Team is seeking a dynamic and experienced officer to support the development and implementation of climate change policy. The Climate Change Policy Officer, under limited direction or as part of a small project team will: Provide high quality policy advice and briefing material on climate change mitigation and adaptation issues; assist in collation and review of data relating to the compilation of the ACT greenhouse gas inventory; investigate and progress government processes for cabinet, assembly and communications; support in the project management of a number of consultancies and contracts; represent the Directorate in presentations and engagement activities to other agencies and the community; maintain records in accordance with the Territory Records Act 2002.
Note: This is a temporary position available until 30 June 2020 with possibility of extension. The Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development Directorate will be moving to a new workplace designed for activity-based working (ABW) in February 2020. Under ABW arrangements officers will not have a designated workstation/desk.