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      Alternative Title:
        Public Policy Manager

      Plans, organises, directs, controls and coordinates policy advice and strategic planning within an organisation.

      Skill Level: 1


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    Average Income:
    The average salary for a Policy and Planning Manager is $ 145,173 for male employees and $ 112,636 for female employees per year.
    Average Age: Males: 46.6 Females: 45.6 Persons: 46.1
    [See: www.abs.gov.au 1324 Policy and planning managers - Employee Earnings and Hours, Australia, May 2016]

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    Policy and Planning Manager categories in Group B.

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    Policy and Planning Manager job description, duties and education requirements


      POLICY AND PLANNING MANAGERS plan, organise, direct, control and coordinate policy advice and strategic planning within organisations.

      Indicative Skill Level:

      In Australia and New Zealand:

        Most occupations in this unit group have a level of skill commensurate with a bachelor degree or higher qualification. At least five years of relevant experience may substitute for the formal qualification. In some instances relevant experience and/or on-the-job training may be required in addition to the formal qualification (ANZSCO Skill Level 1).

      Tasks Include:
      • developing, implementing and monitoring strategic plans, programs, policies, processes, systems and procedures to achieve goals, objectives and work standards
      • developing, implementing, administering and participating in policy research and analysis
      • coordinating the implementation of policies and practices
      • establishing activity measures and measurements of accountability
      • overseeing and participating in the development of policy documents and reports
      • consulting with and providing expert advice to government officials and board members on policy, program and legislative issues
      • representing the organisation in negotiations, and at conventions, seminars, public hearings and forums convened to discuss policy issues


      Sources: www.abs.gov.au and DIBP

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