The Australian Academy of Health and Medical Sciences is seeking a motivated and professional Policy and Projects Officer or Senior Officer (dependent on experience) to join our small, dynamic team. This is an exciting time to join AAHMS as we enter a period of growth, having recently recruited a new CEO and relocated to our new headquarters in Brisbane.

The Policy Officer/Senior Officer will manage the day-to-day operations of high impact policy projects on key health and medical research issues, working with the Academy’s Fellows. The successful candidate will have excellent interpersonal and organisation skills, with a demonstrated ability to manage competing priorities to meet short and long term deadlines. They will be familiar with the Australian health and medical research landscape and with policy issues currently facing the sector. They will have excellent analytical skills and a track record of delivering successful projects, ideally in a policy setting. The successful candidate must be comfortable working closely with senior academics and health professionals, and will have experience of managing professional relationships with external stakeholders or collaborators.

Please download the Position Description for more information on this role and how to apply. Applications should be sent via email to [email protected] and must be received by 23.59 AEST on Tuesday 3 July 2018.

Position Description – Policy and Projects Officer/Senior Officer

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