Senior Policy Analyst (724296)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • Jul 20, 2021
Technology Part Time - Continuing, Full Time - Continuing, Flexible

Job Description:

Hours per fortnight

Up to 73.5 - hours flexible - talk to us about how this could work for you. We are open to considering a range of flexible work options including part-time hours.


Working both individually, within the Policy Unit and across the branch, this position will undertake policy research and investigations to support the formulation of policy proposals and advice in relation to gaming and wagering, and liquor licensing matters.

This position provides support to the independent regulatory authorities in the gaming and liquor licensing sector (ie the Tasmanian Liquor and Gaming Commission and the Commissioner for Licensing), as well as supporting the relevant Minister(s) in the development and implementation of policy advice. In particular, this position provides executive support to the Commission.

In the context of the selection criteria, to be successful in the position applicants will have:

  • demonstrated high level research and analytical skills that lead to clear, evidence based recommendations;
  • demonstrated the ability to work responsively and to adapt their approach in delivering proposals and advice internally, and to regulatory authorities and government; and
  • the ability to apply judgement, initiative and discretion in supporting the Commission.

We welcome applications from a diverse range of applicants and provide opportunities for flexible working arrangements.

Desirable Requirements

Completion or partial completion of relevant tertiary qualifications and/or professional affiliation.

Download the Statement of Duties and any Associated Documents

Please download the Statement of Duties, Advice to Applicants and Frequently Asked Questions below:

(image) 724296 - Statement of Duties - Senior Policy Analyst.docx

(image) 724296 - Statement of Duties - Senior Policy Analyst.pdf

(image) Advice to Applicants.DOCX

(image) Advice to Applicants.pdf

(image) Frequently Asked Questions for Applicants.DOCX

(image) Frequently Asked Questions for Applicants.pdf

How to apply

Before applying, we encourage you to make contact with the person listed below to ensure you have a good understanding of the role and how it fits within Treasury.

To apply, please provide a copy of your current Resume and Short Form Application (maximum 2 pages) outlining your experience, skills and knowledge as they relate to the Statement of Duties.

Refer to the 'Advice to Applicants' and 'Frequently Asked Questions' documents for further information.

Please note that we do not require a separate statement addressing the selection criteria.

To submit your application, please click the blue "Apply Now" button. You will be prompted to complete an online application form and to attach your Resume and your two page Short Form Application (please note that you can upload .doc, .docx, .pdf, .rtf, and .txt file types only). Referee details are submitted as part of the online application process, so ensure you have the contact details for two referees before doing this.

If you are unable to submit your application online, please contact Recruitment on (03) 6166 4450 or via email [email protected] before the closing date.

For more information

Melissa Ford
Assistant Director
[email protected]
(03) 6166 4310