Employment Opportunity – Policy Officer Animal Health and Welfare

Policy Officer – Animal Heath and Welfare

Sheepmeat Council of Australia (SCA) is the national body representing Australian sheep producers. Our core business is providing strategic and high level technical advice, on behalf of sheep producers, to government and industry service providers in order to position the Australian sheep industry for future success.

The SCA is seeking a Policy Officer – Animal Health and Welfare to join their small, Canberra based team. The role is responsible for managing policy, projects and stakeholder relationships in the area of sheep health, welfare and biosecurity. The successful applicant will have strong policy development skills, high level communication and project management skills and a strong ability to work independently and within a small team environment.

Salary is negotiable based on skills and experience.

Applicants should address the SCA AHW Policy Officer PD and Selection Criteria May 2017.

Further information is available from the Sheepmeat Council of Australia Office on (02) 62695610 or emailing sca@sheepmeatcouncil.com.au.

Applications close 5pm on Tuesday 16 May 2017 and should be sent to: sca@sheepmeatcouncil.com.au or Chief Executive Officer, Sheepmeat Council of Australia, Locked Bag 9, Kingston, ACT 2604.