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Are you a dynamic leader who is committed to making a difference in the lives of LGBTIQ+ Canberrans?
The ACT Government Office of LGBTIQ+ Affairs is seeking applications from suitable candidates for the position of Assistant Director.
The Assistant Director works within a small, high-performing team in the development of policy, delivery of programs and events as well as active engagement with LGBTIQ+ Canberrans, including support of a Ministerial Advisory Council.
Eligibility/Other Requirements: Demonstrated experience in social policy, superior written and oral communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to lead and deliver effective outcomes in a fast and efficient manner is a requirement.
The occupant must be able to liaise with government stakeholders and community members about their ideas and concerns and develop advice on these matters for the Chief Minister and Directorate Executive. The occupant will be required to demonstrate a high level of sensitivity, confidentiality and a flexible approach to tight deadlines.
Applications from candidates with lived and/or professional experience in LGBTIQ+ issues will be strongly regarded.
Note: Flexible and remote work options will be considered (e.g. we would consider applications from people who wish to be able to work part time, remotely and/or at flexible times).
This is a permanent position available immediately. A merit pool will be established from this selection process and may be used to fill future identical vacancies over the next 12 months. Selection may be based on application and referee reports only. This position will be in a workplace designed for activity-based working (ABW). Under ABW arrangements, officers will not have a designated workstation/desk.
For further information, please visit www.jobs.act.gov.au.
Contact Officer: David Momcilovic (02) 6205 0743 David.Momcilovic@act.gov.au, using the subject line: Assistant Director enquiry via EthicalJobs.