Closing Date

Sunday, 22 November


Full time



An opportunity for a highly skilled, capable Manager to lead the successful delivery of real social impact, one policy at a time.

  • Leverage your exceptional project management and people skills
  • Use your commitment to social justice and knowledge of policy to effect change
  • Contribute to the growth of a highly respected organisation

About the Organisation

Acting as a force for positive change, Inside Policy is committed to supporting their clients create solutions to complex policy and program problems. With a deep commitment to improving policy outcomes particularly in the areas of Indigenous affairs, Indigenous economic development, family violence, children and family services and disability services, the Inside Policy Team use creative human centered design methods to collaborate with clients, and the people they serve to build and strengthen policies and programs that deliver real outcomes. The team do this using social research, program evaluation, consultation and policy design and are changing the world – one policy at a time.

The Inside Policy team is made up of independent thinkers pursuing a common goal. At its core, the organisation is a national collaboration of experienced executives, project managers, social researchers, and policy experts. Inside Policy approach every engagement by combining technical skill with substantial real-life experience. Inside Policy has gone from strength to strength as a specialist consulting firm, highly valued amongst its clients and peers.

About the Role

Inside Policy has an ambitious growth agenda for the next five years and are seeking the skills of an experienced Manager. Curious, capable and with an unrelenting drive for excellence, you will:

  • Ensure the effective co-ordination and utilisation of team members, budgets, time, and resources across several projects simultaneously.
  • Provide clear direction and feedback, maintaining excellent levels of communication both internally and externally.
  • Provide strategic insights and technical expertise to team members.
  • Manage research, evaluation and co-design projects that involve the development of innovative, evidence-based solutions to complex problems.
  • Proactively engage with clients as key contact, staying ahead of risks and opportunities.
  • Be very capable of working in a small, growing fast paced organisation.
  • Contribute to business development, leveraging existing relationships and supporting a healthy pipeline of meaningful work.

How to Apply

People for Purpose have been appointed to recruit for this role.  We invite you to read the position description. Once you have absorbed this information and done your own research, if you have specific questions, please email [email protected]

To apply, you must submit a CV and a covering letter outlining why you are interested in representing Inside Policy and how your skills and experience align to this opportunity.

Please access the position description HERE.

Please access Inside Policy’s website HERE.

Applications close Sunday, 22 November 2020.

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