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Senior Project Officer

Job Details

Location
New South Wales
Salary
APS 6 - $51.50 Per hour + Superannuation
Job Type
Contract
Ref
JO-2007-541228
Contact
Jessica Abboud
Posted
16 days ago
Talent International are currently recruiting for a Senior Project Officer to work for one of our Federal Government Clients based in Penrith. This position is an APS 6 level role and will be a  contract for 12 months. The pay rate will be $51.50 per hour plus superannuation. 

About the Client:

Our client is a high profile Government organisation supporting a better life for hundreds of thousands of Australians with disability and their families and carers.


About the Role:

The Senior Project Officer works within a team that is responsible for implementing the employment strategy, which supports participants to find and maintain meaningful employment.


Key Responsibilities: 
  • Preparing information in clear language for inclusion in internal and external publications.
  • Researching stakeholder needs and creating easily understood communication and engagement plans, information products and procedures to meet these needs.
  • Identifying relevant publications that inform improving practices to increase employment outcomes for participants.
  • Engaging with other schemes and employer groups to establish descriptors of employers confident in employing people with disability.
  • Establishing communication networks with internal branches and external influencers.
  • Demonstrating a sound understanding of strategic and broader policy framework for disability employment.

Essential Requirements: 
  • Proven experience within a similar role - championing employment for people with a disability
  • Ability to manage stakeholder relationships
  • Problem solving and analytical skills
  • Critical thinking and innovation

If you can demonstrate all the above and have a genuine interest and experience within the disability sector then please apply now. For further information you may contact Jessica Abboud on 02 9223 9855 for a confidential discussion.