Full Time
Part Time

Energy Program - Senior Associate or Fellow

Closing date
27 May 2018
Job Location
Location: Carlton, VIC, Australia
Job Description

Ideal career step for exceptionally talented individual to join Australia's leading domestic policy think-tank. 

Based in Melbourne, we have an exciting opportunity to join the Energy Program at Grattan Institute and work alongside some of Australia’s leading public policy thinkers influencing the direction of Australian policy.

Type: Part Time to Full Time

Min. Experience: Experienced

Salary range: $99,000 - $165,000 inclusive of superannuation

The successful candidate will work with the Energy Program Director, aiming to shape the debate on important policy challenges facing Australia’s energy sector.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of five years of work experience in the public sector, industry, academia, and/or consulting.

A deep understanding of the energy sector (or true interest in specialising) and experience in contributing to policy debates are a must.

We are looking for an outstanding individual with excellent communication skills and research capabilities who thrives on complexity, has strong people/project management skills, writes and presents information well for a broad audience, has some experience with policy and policy makers and a broad economic and/or financial understanding.  The ideal candidate will also be able to speak confidently and reliably with stakeholders and the media and quickly develop a public profile.

The successful candidate will be appointed as a Senior Associate or Fellow depending on their background and level of experience.

This is a permanent, ongoing position. As part of our commitment to flexible working we will consider a range of options for the successful applicant to fill the post.  All options can be discussed at interview stage.

Please apply through the link, and address applications to Mary Hannebery.   You will be required to submit a cover letter, resume, academic transcript and a writing sample on a specified public policy topic.  

Please submit documents in PDF format where possible.

If you have any questions please contact Mary Hannebery at mary.hannebery@grattan.edu.au or on (03) 8344 2636.

The closing date for applications is Sunday 27 May 2018.