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Principal Advisor

Northern Territory PHN leads the development and coordination of an equitable, comprehensive primary health care system and an engaged health workforce driven by community needs.

Salary: $89,991 - $99,001 + super 
Benefits: Generous salary packaging, six weeks annual leave and flexible working arrangements
Location: Darwin
Maximum term contract until 30 June 2021

About the Opportunity
The Principal Advisor provides timely, high level advice and support to the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) in the preparation of written material on behalf of the organisation.  

The role manages the coordination of, and responses to, requests for information, and supports the CEO with the implementation of high-level agreements with internal and external stakeholders, Senior Executive Leadership Team (SELT) and all management levels within the organisation. 

About You
You are passionate about improving healthcare outcomes for Territorians and your high level communication and interpersonal ability helps you build and sustain positive relationships. You will have experience providing professional advice and preparing ministerial requests, briefings and reports. Your business writing, research and analytical skills enable you to understand high level business requirements and adapt to the relevant contextual framework. You understand the necessity to manage your time effectively and prioritise complex tasks while adhering to critical deadlines. High level computer literacy and advanced knowledge MS Office suite of programs is an essential requirement of this role. 

Reporting directly to the CEO, as the successful candidate you will join a dynamic environment and work towards improving healthcare outcomes for the NT. You will work for an organisation that values and supports their staff through generous employee benefits and flexible work arrangements.

Application Process

Applicants are required to provide a current CV and a cover letter addressing the selection criteria.

For further information about the role including access to a copy of the role description, please visit or call Alan Graham, Business Relationship Manager on (08) 8982 1093.

Applications close Monday 16 September 2019.

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