- Job posted on: 8th Apr 2021
- Applications close:
The Office of Northern Australia (ONA) is a branch in the Northern Australia and Major Projects Division in the Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources. The department drives growth and job creation for a more prosperous Australia, by facilitating economic transformation and boosting business entrepreneurialism. The ONA coordinates the implementation of northern Australia policy, including the Our North, Our Future: White Paper on Developing Northern Australia, which sets out key policies and measures to drive growth in the north. ONA also provides policy advice, manages stakeholder engagement across the north, coordinates operational support for the Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility and facilitates governance structures related to northern Australia.
All roles advertised require strong communication, collaboration and negotiating skills in order to interact with a wide range of stakeholders, including internally across the department and externally across the Australian Government, jurisdictions and industry sectors.
The successful candidate will be able to provide good examples to show how their knowledge, skills, experience and potential makes them ideal for the job including:
Thank you for your interest in applying for this position with the Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resource.
The Aboriginal Employment Strategy (AES) is supporting the Department to recruit for this position along with a large number of positions nationally that are part of an Affirmative Measure – Indigenous.
What this means is that only Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people can apply for these roles. It is a strategy that is used to create specific employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. It is also a strategy to increase the number of First Nations Australian people employed by the Australian Public Service.
You must also be an Australian Citizen.
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