Project Officer - Government

Job Title: Project Officer - Government
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Melbourne
Salary: APS 5 - $45.74 + Super per hour
Start Date: 2019-10-03
Reference: JO-1910-534698
Contact Name: Cammy Phung
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 03, 2019 14:44

Job Description

Our highly valued client - a federal government body, is seeking an APS 5 Project Officer to join a growing team to be located in their Geelong office. Our Geelong based client is transforming the disability sector by providing participants with the freedom to access funding based on their individual needs providing flexibility and choice.

This role will play a crucial role in providing great care to the agency's clients. In so, experience working in disability and/or aged care services will be highly regarded!

Responsibilities will include:
  • Coordinating the agency's position in relation to future policy and strategy.
  • Supporting the implementation of the action plan
  • Liaising with internal and external stakeholders
  • Managing reporting
  • Providing high level data management and interpretation
  • Background in a similar role as an Project Officer 
  • Schedule and email management
  • Ability to juggle multiple competing tasks and manage a large workload 
  • Adaptability, flexibility and high attention to detail 
  • Positive attitude towards disability - direct or indirect experience within this sector or within health, aged care, medical, not-for-profit, volunteering or community involvement HIGHLY regarded 
Initial contract term to 30th of June, 2020 with the potential to extend beyond. This is a great opportunity to join an employer of choice.  

For more information please call Cammy on 03 9236 7715. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Due to the nature of the client successful candidates will need to pass background checks.