Job title: Graduate, First Nations Engagement
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary type: Annual
Salary: negotiable
Job published: 2024-04-17
Job ID: 32080
Contact name: Bec Mangelsdorf
Phone number: +61437741623
Contact email:

Job Description

About DPC

The Department of the Premier and Cabinet (DPC) leads the implementation of South
Australia’s strategic priorities and policy commitments in the areas of economic and social
development, international relationships and strengthening engagement between government
and the community.

DPC is currently working to advance engagement levels with People in the Aboriginal and
Torres Strait Islander communities in South Australia.

Murra Partners has been engaged to recruit an exciting new role, Graduate, First Nations

About the role

The Graduate, First Nations Engagement is responsible for providing project and administrative
support that will assist in improving engagement with people and communities. This role is to
assist the development and implementation of inclusive and empowering policy and projects.

You will work closely with the Manager, First Nations Engagement to progress the efforts and
help support strategic initiatives in line with the Close the Gap and Voice to Parliament

In this role you will be responsible for:
● Providing high level, effective, timely and confidential administrative and business
support services
● Undertaking research that contributes to the development and implementation of policies
and programs
● Maintaining awareness of current local and national developments, culture and customs
● Draft briefings, correspondence and advice as required.
● Providing cultural advice that prioritise and support key strategic opportunities
● Identifying issues or opportunities for improved project and program delivery

About the Person

We are looking for someone who is passionate and able to navigate cultural sensitivity within an
evolving and ambiguous working environment. You will have a ‘can-do’ attitude and bring good
computer and communication skills to the team.

If this sounds like you, please get in touch with Yasmine Johnson on 0420 691 100 or Pippa Wanganeen at