Job Details
  • Reference398104A_1662515764
  • LocationGeelong
  • SalaryUp to AU$53.63 per hour + super
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted29 days ago
  • ConsultantJohn Todd
Chandler Macleod is an equal opportunity employer as part of our commitment to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people living with disability, and culturally and linguistic diverse candidates are always encouraged to apply.

***Mandatory: Australian Citizenship required to work within Federal Government***

Our Federal Government client is seeking to engage an APS5 Claims and Payments Implementation Project Officer for a 12-month assignment with potential extension in their Geelong office.

About the Team

The Claims and Payments Improvement team is responsible for strategic planning and implementation of transformation initiatives to increase payments and claims quality, efficiency, controls, correctness and outcomes in support of the Agency's corporate plan.

The team is responsible for reviewing and evaluating current claims and payments processes and controls and determining and implementing improvement. It is also responsible for ensuring claims and payments processes are optimally included in the base platform build of new CRM Software, future enhancements are included on the backlog and that the implementation of the new platform is implemented in a planned, controlled and consultative manner.

About the Role

The APS5 Claims and Payments Implementation Project Officer is a team membership position and will have a considerable level of contact with internal and external stakeholders. You will be required to communicate with and provide advice on a range of matters to resolve moderately complex to complex enquiries.

Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:

  • Assisting in project management and coordination activities, monitoring and reviewing program and project activities against plans.
  • Contributing to the development and management of project plans and schedules in accordance with the Agency's project management framework.
  • Providing advice, procedural guidance and technical expertise in specific areas of project work.
  • Performing research work and analysis including contributing to the preparation of reports on relevant project activities.
  • Contributing to regular project reporting including status updates and exception reports.
  • Drafting a range of written material including business cases, plans, executive briefs and corporate documentation for review.
  • Assisting with monitoring project budgets, review and report on expenditure and assist with procurement and contract management.
  • Assisting with the identification and management of project risks, issues and benefits.
  • Assisting with project quality management to ensure that project deliverables are fit for purpose and meet client needs.
  • Collaborating with team members to achieve program, project and business outcomes.

Desirable Skills:

  • Experience in communications
  • Experience in Federal Government
  • It is highly desirable that the successful applicant understand or have lived experience in the field of disability.

What's on Offer?

  • Position located in Geelong
  • APS5 $53.63/ph + super
  • Temporary contract for 12 months, with possibility to extend
  • Standard Full-Time Hours - Monday to Friday, 8:30 am till 5:00 pm

If you are interested in the role and you have the right experience for the position, please apply now following the link below.