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LGNSW seeks senior policy officer

Local Government NSW (LGNSW) is looking for an experienced and motivated Senior Policy Officer to represent the interests of councils and communities in water and transport policy and other policy areas.

The successful applicant will also engage closely with key policy makers in the NSW and Commonwealth Governments.

Reporting to the Chief Economist, the Senior Policy Officer will play an integral role within the Advocacy Division. The role involves research, development and advocacy of policies and strategies in consultation with councils and other stakeholders. The role focuses on roads and transport, water and disaster management policy with opportunities to expand your horizons into many other vital policy areas.

The salary range for this position starts at $119, 201 (excluding superannuation). LGNSW offers excellent employee benefits including generous leave entitlements, monthly RDO’s, flexible working conditions, income protection insurances and many more. Applicants seeking part-time work may be considered.

The successful applicant will have demonstrated experience in providing expert policy advice and a track record of identifying and responding to policy issues.

Use the link to review the Position Description and submit your resume and cover letter addressing the essential requirements to

For further information, please contact Shaun McBride, Chief Economist on mobile 0438 625 045 or email

Applications close at 5pm on Monday 3 April 2023.

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