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EL1 Assistant Director- People and Culture Branch - Contract

Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
7th June 2021
Hays - ANZ - 2515624
  • Immediate start
  • 12 month non-ongoing
  • Please call Nancy on 0261127602

Seeking experienced EL1 Assistant Director for 12 month non-ongoing opportunity!

Your new company
This high profile government department is seeking an exceptional leader with an interest in, knowledge of, and experience in HR to lead the People Branch.

Your new role
Our ideal candidate exercises sound decision making and judgement to provide advice and resolve issues in line with relevant legislation, policy and procedures. As someone who is adaptable and organised, you will be required to effectively to deliver high quality outcomes and manage competing priorities in a fast-paced operating environment under limited direction. Key Duties:

  • Manage and implement multiple projects aimed at embedding a high performance culture.
  • Develop and deliver communications materials through various internal channels.
  • Deliver effective presentations to engage with a range of stakeholders.
  • Collaborate with a range of stakeholders to deliver high quality outcomes.
  • Prepare and finalise reports, briefs and updates for Departmental Executive.
  • Contribute to People Branch and wider organisational priorities.

    What you'll need to succeed
    Our ideal candidate is able to think strategically and integrate a comprehensive understanding of HR-related issues, legislation and Australian Public Service (APS) employment frameworks. They will need excellent collaboration, organisation and communication skills to support strong relationships with a diverse range of stakeholders, clients and team members.

    What you'll get in return
    You will be offered an initial 12 month non-ongoing opportunity with a possibility of extension. The opportunity for flexible working arrangements, and a competitive salary package. S26 candidates will also be considered for this role.

    What you need to do now
    If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to

    SA Licence number : LHS 297508