Researcher / Analyst

  • Nexus APAC
  • Sep 22, 2021
Contract Government & Public Law Other

Job Description

Do you have an interest in public policy, politics and government?

We are looking for a motivated law graduate to join our Sydney team as a Researcher / Analyst.

Who are we?

Nexus provides strategic advice to businesses about how to engage with government.

We advise some of the world's largest, and Australia's most significant, businesses particularly in health, technology, resources, agriculture, industry and not-for-profit sectors. 

About the role

We are looking for a university student or recent graduate with strong attention to detail and drafting / editing skills. The role involves:

  • Assisting in drafting and reviewing submissions to government, policy papers, briefing notes, letters and related documents;
  • Tracking State and Federal Parliament, including legislation and House of Reps and Senate inquiries; and
  • Media monitoring of issues relevant to clients.

Working arrangements

At least two days per week, preferred. Currently, working from home arrangements apply. However, when available, there will be an opportunity to work from our Sydney Office at 5 Bond Street, Sydney.

We are flexible with days to accommodate university / volunteering timetables (as and when they change).

Ideal candidate

  • A university student / recent graduate with initiative, a solid academic record and an interest in politics, law, health, reform and media (and / or having undertaken paid or unpaid experience in these areas).
  • Strong editorial skills, with previous experience writing or editing for a publication.

How to apply

Please send your CV and a short cover note to (noting the position is for our Sydney team in the subject header) copying and  

Organisation Name

Nexus APAC

Contact Name

Cathy Duncan

Email address

Street Address

Level 5, 20 Bond Street

Job Level

Law Student

State / Province / Region

New South Wales