System Engagement Lead
- Develop strategic partnerships
- Work on exciting projects
- 6-month contract
- Based in Parramatta NSW
Synapse is the leading brain injury organisation nationally. We
provide a range of support services for people who have been
impacted by brain injury and promote quality of life,
self-determination and choice through information, specialist
support and targeted research activities. Synapse continually looks
for new and better ways to provide the very best support for people
who have been impacted by brain injury.
Our mission is to ensure the rights of people impacted by brain
injury, by connecting knowledge, policy, services and systems. This
direction is underpinned by three core priority areas;
- Strengthening diversity of our product base, enabling more
people and communities to be reached
- Innovation through evidence informed products and
- Fostering collaboration and relationships that strengthen
capacity for national reach and social impact
About the Role
Synapse is currently seeking a highly motivated and dedicated
professional to join the team in NSW to establish and manage
strategic partnerships and to deliver complex projects.
The System Engagement Lead will work closely with the NSW State
Manager to engage with stakeholders and manage all key departmental
connections for Information, Linkages and Capacity Building (ILC)
projects. You will be responsible for mapping system interface
issues as they relate to individuals impacted by Brain Injury or
disability. You will coordinate key relationships and connections
throughout Government Departments and make recommendations about
future development and advocacy agenda.
Demonstrated experience and skills delivering significant
projects with relevant experience working across a range of systems
and sectors, including Government
Tertiary qualification in Health, Social Science, or a related
area relevant to the role, or demonstrable equivalent
Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
Ability to work as part of a team, as well as self-motivated to
Demonstrated understanding of community engagement strategies
Excellent stakeholder management, negotiation and influencing
skills including proven ability to exercise sound judgement in
facilitating stakeholder engagement
Demonstrated knowledge of Government protocols, systems and
processes, for example with Corrective Services, Department of
Housing, Child Protection, NDIS.
High level computer skills including demonstrated experience
with Windows based packages, email and internet
This role is being offered on a 6-month contract and will be
primarily based in Parramatta NSW. Travel is likely to be required
For a copy of the position description, or for a confidential
discussion, please contact the People and Culture team on tel (07)
3137 7400 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note, we reserve the right to close this advertisement
depending on the number and quality of applications received.
Therefore, we urge all suitable candidates to submit their
application as early as possible.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted on this occasion.
We thank you in advance for considering this opportunity.
For more information, check our website: www.synapse.org.au or
connect with us on Facebook at facebook.com/synapse.org.au