Project Officer (APS5)

Job Title: Project Officer (APS5)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Brisbane
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-08-08
Reference: JO-1908-532890
Contact Name: Elizabeth Kostowski
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 08, 2019 08:28

Job Description

Our large federal client is looking for an experienced project officer to join their growing team. Joining an agency focused on supporting Australians through community engagement and development programs, you have the opportunity to join an organisation making a real difference. The role is based in Chermside and it is a 6 months contract initially. 

About the Role

The project officer is responsible for delivering results in accordance with the requirements of their work area and team plans. You will be accountable for organising your own workflow and developing team plans to support project outcomes. In this role, you will also be responsible for providing technical, professional and governance advice related to project management. Communication is key in this position as you will be engaging with varied stakeholders, both internal and external, to progress/achieve outcomes.

  • Monitor and review program/project activities against plans
  • Identify, analyse, and implement alternative courses of action when met with roadblocks
  • Provide advice and support on established project activities, procedures, practices and administrative activities.
  • Make judgments within delegated limits in relation to fund allocation/accountability with individuals and communities
  • Engage in negotiation with external stakeholders to achieve outcomes 
If you are interested in this role feel free to apply below or get in touch with Carolina Ferraz at or 3221 3333.