Policy Manager

About the organisation

The Committee for Adelaide is the independent voice for South Australia, helping shape a more prosperous future.

Membership based and non-sector specific, it brings together diverse organisations from across the State to drive economic, cultural, social and community growth.

As a not for profit association, its vision for Adelaide is an extraordinary, sustainable, vibrant city that people all over the world want to be part of and those who live here are proud to call home.

About the role

Reporting to the CEO, the Policy Manager provides timely, accurate and persuasive advice and research, underpinned by analysis, environmental understanding and stakeholder consultation.

The role helps drive and represent the research and policy activities of the Committee for Adelaide, underpinning and enhancing our reputation as a highly regarded and respected advocacy organisation.

Skills and experience

The candidate will demonstrate skills and interest in researching, analysing and interpreting a broad range of literature and data. Demonstrate high level of written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to research, compile and prepare and present reports, submissions and documents. Ability to build strong stakeholder relationships and networks. Excellent project management skills and the ability to handle multiple tasks and competing projects efficiently and to a high standard.

As well as a deep understanding of local, state and national political environments and knowledge of contemporary issues facing cities and communities.

Further details

The full position description can be found here: Committee for Adelaide РPolicy Manager.

Applicants will need to provide a cover letter¬†and resume to [email protected]

For more information and confidential enquiries contact Committee for Adelaide CEO Jodie van Deventer on 08 8410 5301.

Applications close COB 24 February 2020.