Job Title: Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sydney
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2021-02-11
Reference: V-38576
Contact Name: Joanne Finchett
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 12, 2021 15:04

Job Description

Seeking an analyst to identify needs, challenge assumptions, break down problems, consider available evidence, and present well-reasoned options for consideration through a policy lens.  

The Role:

You’ll engage, communicate, and coordinate broadly with our stakeholder group, including senior executives, and analyse data holdings and develop business intelligence along with visualisations for briefings, reports and publications. You will need to work in an agile environment in a multi-disciplinary team and have advanced skills in Excel and PowerPoint. Ideally, you will also be familiar with using PowerBI for data visualisation. You will need to demonstrate your understanding of the role of Government in delivering the digital transformation agenda and have experience in a policy environment.

Skills and Experience Required
Essential criteria
  • Demonstrated ability to identify needs, challenge assumptions, analyse problems, consider available evidence and present well-reasoned options for consideration to support policy development. - 30%
  • Demonstrated ability to influence and communicate effectively with a range of stakeholders, particularly senior stakeholders. The candidate must be able to demonstrate their ability to use Excel, Powerpoint and ideally also PowerBI in the process of preparing effective communication products. - 30%
  • Demonstrated ability to work both autonomously and collaboratively to progress work in a complex environment and manage changing priorities. We need someone who can confidently deliver at speed within short timeframes, balancing longer-term goals with immediate priorities in an agile environment. - 30%
  • Demonstrated ability to positively contribute to the delivery of major projects, especially projects involving analysis of complex issues in the digital/ICT space. -10%

Location and Contract Term:

Sydney or Canberra Based – 6 Month Contract with 1 x 6 months extension. option

Security Requirements:

Must be an Australian Citizen. Ability to obtain baseline clearance is required.

How to Apply:

Applications close 21 February 2021

Please upload your resume to apply. Please note you may need to complete selection criteria to complete this application process. We will be in touch with instructions for suitably skilled candidates

Call Jo Finchett 1300 944 936 for any further information

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