Associate to the President – Australian Human Rights Commission – Sydney NSW

The Commission is seeking applications for the position of Associate to the President.

The Associate will undertake legal and policy research on domestic and international human rights issues and provide policy advice to the President in these areas. The Associate will also draft speeches, reports, responses and briefings for the President.

This is a non-ongoing vacancy for 12 months with the possibility of ongoing employment arising during this time.

The successful applicant will be employed as either an APS Level 4 ($62,966-69,708 pa plus super) or an APS Level 5 ($70,231-77,342 plus super) depending on skills and experience.

Your application should include a resume and a letter outlining your interest in the position and the Commission more generally. You should outline how your skills, knowledge and experience suit the role you are applying for, however, you no longer need to address each selection criterion individually.

Please attach a completed ApplicationCoverSheet.docx.

Applications should be emailed to jobs@humanrights.gov.au by 5.00pm on Thursday 30 August 2018.

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