Senior Strategic Policy Adviser | Melbourne
|Position Type:||Ongoing - Permanent|
|Attachments:|| Position Description - EL2 Strategic Policy Adviser - Sept 2018.pdf (PDF, 144KB)
- Coordinate and oversee law reform and policy initiatives which will shape ASIC's regulatory framework
- Sydney or Melbourne, $118,513 to $137,829 plus up to 15.4% super
- Utilise your stakeholder management expertise across various projects
ASIC is Australia's corporate, markets and financial services regulator. At ASIC, there is good reason for everything we do, every law we regulate, every action we take and every interaction we have with industry and consumers. We're proud of the difference we make to Australia's economic reputation and wellbeing.
ASIC's Strategy Group, which is central to ASIC's strategic direction and policy setting, comprises five teams: Strategic Policy, Strategic Intelligence, the Behavioural Unit, International Strategy and Financial Capability.
The work of the Strategic Policy team includes implementing important law reform and public policy initiatives, pursuing strategic projects that shape the regulatory framework, and driving organisational strategy across ASIC, including business planning and performance reporting.
As a Senior Strategic Policy Adviser, you will contribute to the work of the Strategic Policy team by:
- leading regulatory policy projects that support the Commission's strategic objectives
- developing responses to emerging and new areas of work, in consultation with the Senior Executive Leader, Senior Managers and stakeholder teams
- progressing ASIC's strategic initiatives including implementation of law reform and policy to shape the regulatory framework, and contributing to responses to regulatory reviews and other Government initiatives
- providing expert technical insight into the policy development process, guidance on ASIC policy and its application, and advice on law reform issues and proposals
- developing and maintaining key internal and external relationships with stakeholders, including representing ASIC at government or industry meetings;
- providing guidance and support on technical and policy issues to the Commission, other teams within ASIC, and staff in the Strategy Group.
We are looking for strong communicators who have an understanding of financial markets and regulation, and an interest in leading and driving initiatives and projects to deliver on strategic objectives. Ideally you will have a minimum of 8 years' experience in strategic policy, regulation or financial services.
We support our employees to develop professionally and succeed. ASIC offers a range of programs such as flexible work practices and development programs which include a focus on gender equity and women in leadership.
ASIC is committed to providing a diverse and inclusive workplace where the very best talent in Australia chooses to work. We encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply, including Indigenous Australians and people with a disability.
To work with us, you'll be required to satisfy our pre-engagement assessment and obtain a national security clearance. Australian citizenship is also required.
Please view the attached position description for more information or click ‘apply' to submit your application.