First listed on: 02 August 2022

Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development
Climate Change & Energy
Program Delivery
Business and Economic Development Team

Assistant Director, Climate and Energy

Senior Officer Grade C
Salary Range: $114,928 - $123,710 (PN: 35595, several)

The Climate Change and Energy Division is looking for several energetic and well-organised Assistant Directors to help deliver a range of targeted programs and services that empower the Canberra community to be sustainable, reduce emissions, and be energy efficient.

The successful applicants will work in partnership with a wide range of internal and external stakeholders to deliver program outputs and outcomes. Duties include develop, implement and evaluate programs, brief and report writing, stakeholder liaison and communication, staff management and high-quality administration such as procurement and contract support.

The ACT remains a national leader in addressing climate change and promoting sustainability. The Climate Change and Energy Division delivers a comprehensive set of policies, programs, and community engagement activities to reach net zero emissions by 2045. This work is done is in collaboration with all sectors including government, non-government, business, community, and households. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of Canberra’s climate action and have a direct positive impact for the local community.

Eligibility/Other requirements: Occasional weekend work may be required.

Notes: Two temporary positions are available for 12 months in the Program Delivery Branch based on vacancies. One position is in the Business and Economic Development team and one for the backfilling of a maternity fill in the Household team. A merit pool will be established from this selection process and will be used to fill both full-time temporary and/or permanent vacancies in the Program Delivery Branch over the next 12 months. Selection may be based on application and referee reports only.

How to Apply: Contact Officer: Anita Healey (02) 6207 0162 

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Applications Close: 16 August 2022

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