Local recruitment: Intergovernmental Support Officer

Government of South Australia

Adelaide SA, Australia 🇦🇺

Department for Environment and Water
Job reference: 511509
Location: 5000 – ADELAIDE
Job status: Ongoing
Eligibility: Open to Everyone

About the Role:
The Intergovernmental Support Officer oversees the provision of expert administrative support and secretariat services to senior state officers of the Murray-Darling Basin inter-jurisdictional committees. The role coordinates the provision of briefings and manages information in support of the inter-jurisdictional committees and the Water Security, Policy and Planning branch. The Intergovernmental Support Officer maintains effective working relationships with the Commonwealth and interstate intergovernmental units.

About our Agency and Branch:
The Department for Environment and Water works to help South Australians conserve, sustain and prosper. Our work is critical to South Australia’s future social, environmental and economic prosperity and well-being. We aim to be a flexible, responsive and influential adviser to Government and we deliver high quality policy, programs and assets across our wide and diverse portfolio of responsibilities.
The Water Security, Policy and Planning Branch provides coordinated policy analysis and development for planning and management of the State’s water resources to support communities, industry and ecosystems. This enables a healthy, functioning River Murray, as well as a consistent and effective policy framework for the management of other water resources in prescribed and non-prescribed areas.

Contract:  Ongoing

Special Conditions:
•    May be required to participate in fire management or associated duties. 
•    A current class “C” driver’s licence and willingness to drive is desirable. 
•    May be required to undertake intra or interstate travel and work outside of the normal hours of work.
•    This role has been designated as a Position of Trust pursuant to the standards required in the Australian Government Protective Security Policy Framework. By applying for this role you consent to being screened under the process of obtaining a National Police Clearance (NPC), and to the Department requiring you to obtain an NPC.

Remuneration:  ASO4 $74,315 min – $77,901 max p.a.

Enquiries to:
Bea Rogers, Senior Policy Officer
[email protected]
Phone: 08 8463 6918

Application Instructions:

Applications are to be submitted online through I WORK FOR SA.

Please provide your current CV (including current referees) and a letter of application (no more than 3 pages) addressing the technical and professional experience and qualifications outlined in the Role Description.

The Department for Environment and Water is committed to building a diverse and inclusive workplace. We encourage applications from people with diverse backgrounds including all ages and gender identities, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, people with disability, culturally and linguistically diverse and LGBTIQA+.
Applications close: 04/12/2022 11:45 PM

– ASO4 Role Descrption Intergovernmental Support Officer.pdf
– Pre-Employment-Declaration_240522.pdf

Flexibility Statement
The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.