Senior Policy Analyst (724317)

Department of Treasury and Finance
Economic and Financial Policy Division
Intergovernment and Financial Policy Branch

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Position details

Applications close: AEST
Award/Classification:Tasmanian State Service Award - General Stream Band 5
Salary:$89,600.00 to $94,036.00 pro rata, per annum
Employment Type: Permanent, flexible, Permanent, full-time, Permanent, part-time
Region: South

Hours per fortnight

Up to 73.5 - hours flexible - talk to us about how this could work for you. We are open to considering a range of flexible work options including part-time hours.


The objective of the Senior Policy Analyst is to actively use their strong skills, knowledge and experience to successfully contribute, individually and as part of a small team, to the achievement of the Branch’s responsibilities.

To be successful in the position you will have:

  • demonstrated ability to research issues and identify possible solutions;
  • the ability to use a range of sources to obtain factual information;
  • strong data and analytical skills, including experience with spreadsheets such as Excel;
  • the ability to communicate effectively with internal and external stakeholders; and
  • demonstrated initiative and the ability to manage your own output and work effectively in a team environment.

Our work is varied and we welcome the opportunity to discuss how your personal skillset could be successfully applied in the Treasury environment.

We welcome applications from a diverse range of applicants and provide opportunities for flexible working arrangements.

Treasury expects all applicants who can be safely vaccinated for COVID 19, to be so.

Desirable Requirements

Completion or partial completion of relevant tertiary qualifications and/or professional affiliation.

Download the Statement of Duties and any Associated Documents

Please download the Statement of Duties, Advice to Applicants and Frequently Asked Questions below:

Download File 724317 - Statement of Duties - Senior Policy Analyst - Band 5.docx

Download File 724317 - Statement of Duties - Senior Policy Analyst - Band 5.pdf

Download File Advice to Applicants.DOCX

Download File Advice to Applicants.pdf

Download File Frequently Asked Questions for Applicants.DOCX

Download File Frequently Asked Questions for Applicants.pdf

How to apply

Before applying, we encourage you to make contact with the person listed below to ensure you have a good understanding of the role and how it fits within Treasury.

To apply,  please provide a copy of your current Resume and Short Form Application (maximum 2 pages) outlining your experience, skills and knowledge as they relate to the Statement of Duties.

Refer to the 'Advice to Applicants' and 'Frequently Asked Questions' documents for further information.

Please note that we do not require a separate statement addressing the selection criteria.

To submit your application, please click the blue "Apply Now" button. You will be prompted to complete an online application form and to attach your Resume and your two page Short Form Application (please note that you can upload .doc, .docx, .pdf, .rtf, and .txt file types only). Referee details are submitted as part of the online application process, so ensure you have the contact details for two referees before doing this.

If you are unable to submit your application online, please contact Recruitment via email before the closing date.

For more information

Gillie Stock 
Assistant Director
(03) 6145 5880


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