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Research Specialist with Gov Connex

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About Us

About GovConnex

GovConnex is a fast growing Australian technology company in the public affairs space founded in 2019. Our software is used by a broad range of organisations from listed companies to small nonprofits, to better interact with government. We’re a multidisciplinary team focused on delivering the best information and workflow tools for our customers to help them interact with government. Our mission is to be the world’s leading provider of government information and workflow tools by empowering every organisation to engage better with government and improve public policy.

About the Role

We’re looking for a research specialist to join the team as we experience rapid growth and look to scale our systems and processes. The ideal candidate is someone who is very detailed orientated, has a strong working knowledge of the government and regulatory space, has very strong written communication skills and at least 1 year of experience working in government, law, journalism or academic research.

You will be responsible for

  • Owning manual quality assurance processes
  • Sourcing new data and working with the product team to onboard and validate
  • Drafting research materials such as biographies and issue summaries for distribution through the platform

The role offers significant opportunities for professional growth as we continue to grow our team and expand internationally and build out our research team.


  • Hold an advanced degree preferably in law, government or journalism
  • Very strong attention to detail
  • Very strong written communication skills
  • Systems and process orientated
  • Self-motivated and takes ownership of work
  • Detailed knowledge of government and regulatory space


  • Competitive compensation package with equity options
  • Excellent professional growth opportunities

Please email Cooper ( with the job title in the subject, your CV and/or link to LinkedIn, and a few sentences about:

  • Why you’re interested in working at GovConnex
  • What your ideal role looks like
  • Anything else we should know about you

All recruitment and promotion of employees will be based on merit regardless of sex, race, marital status, sexual preference or religion. We aim to recruit a diverse range of people with a diverse range of talents to help us achieve our goals.

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