First listed on: 07 December 2023

Senior Administrative Officer 2 (Remuneration Package Range $169,163 - $184,232
Onshore Gas Development

Provide high-level strategic analysis and policy advice on the legislative framework governing the petroleum, pipeline, and geothermal energy sectors.

Key duties and responsibilities

  • Lead and undertake research, analysis and provide strategic policy advice to the Department’s Executive on the options for improved legislative reform of energy resource management legislation.
  • Develop legislative and regulatory solutions for broader energy issues impacting the Territory.
  • Form, and represent, the Department in cross agency working groups developing broader policy to ensure effective integration of policy and legislative reforms.
  • Prepare and present complex reports, briefings, cabinet submissions, and drafting instructions on proposed legislative amendments and associated policy issues and initiatives.
  • Develop and maintain effective collaborative relationships with key internal and external stakeholders at all levels, within government and non-government sectors and relevant national bodies.
  • Represent the Department on a range of Territory and national committees and working parties as required.

For further information about this vacancy please contact: James Pratt on 08 8999 6567 or

Quote vacancy number: 34832
Closing date: 20/12/2023

Applications should consist of a one page summary sheet, resume / CV and copies of relevant qualifications.

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