Local recruitment: Senior Stakeholder Relations Officer

Government of New South Wales

New South Wales, Australia 🇦🇺

  • Exciting role available to support and ensure delivery of the Water Strategies Division Stakeholder Engagement
  • Clerk Grade 9/10, salary beginning from $111,077 plus superannuation
  • Temporary opportunity until 30 June 2022, location negotiable across NSW

The Water Group at the Department of Planning, Industry and Environment is currently seeking to appoint a Senior Stakeholder Relations Officer. In this role, you will support and advise on the Water Strategies Division planning and implementation of stakeholder engagement both regional and state-wide.

About You

You will have demonstrated experience managing stakeholders and stakeholder engagement. You will be highly organised, with proven experience balancing competing demands to achieve outcomes in a timely and accurate manner.

Additionally, you will be able to use discretion and individual judgement to deal with complex and sensitive issues, advising committees and project teams on strategic engagement approaches.

For more information read the full Role Description: Senior Stakeholder Relations Officer

About Us

The Department of Planning, Industry & Environment’s (DPIE) vision is to create thriving environments, communities and economies for the people of New South Wales. We strive to be a high-performing, world-class public service organisation that celebrates and reflects the full diversity of the community we serve and seeks to embed Aboriginal cultural awareness and knowledge throughout the department.

In our inclusive and accessible workplace, differences are embraced, contributions are valued, and everyone has a sense of connection and belonging. DPIE supports various employee affinity groups, practice flexible working, offer job share and workplace adjustments. We are committed to the Premier’s Priorities and welcome applications from all.

The Water Group leads the NSW Government in providing confidence to communities and stakeholders with the transparent stewardship of water resources, provision of services and reforms that support sustainable and healthy environments, economies and societies across NSW.

To Apply

If excited by the information above, we look forward to receiving your application, including a copy of your resume and cover letter expressing your interest and suitability for the role.

Applications close Sunday 29th August 2021, 11.55pm

Should you require further information about the role please contact Jon Midwinter at [email protected] or on 02 4904 2534 

A recruitment pool may be created for ongoing and temporary opportunities of the same role or role type that may become available over the next 18 months.

Looking for more information or assistance in applying?

Our Diversity team can assist to:

  • provide alternative formats to apply
  • make adjustments to the recruitment process
  • offer information about workplace adjustments and support networks

We encourage people with disability to apply. If you have disability and require more information on adjustments and assistance to apply, contact the Diversity team on [email protected]  (please include reference number).

If you are an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander check out Our Mob on Country https://www.dpie.nsw.gov.au/premiers-priorities/our-mob-on-country to see the work we do and get assistance in applying.