Job Details
  • ReferenceBH-144682
  • LocationCanberra
  • Salary$83320 - $88348 per annum
  • Job TypeFull Time
  • Posted26 days ago
  • ConsultantJess Kaur
As one of the Australia’s largest providers of human resources solutions, Chandler Macleod has a proven track record of unleashing potential in people and companies. For over 40 years Chandler Macleod’s recruitment business has connected leading-edge projects and employers with outstanding business professionals.

Our Federal Government client is seeking to engage an APS5 Compliance Officer on a contract for 3 months with potential extension.

Position Overview

Duties & Responsibilities:
Compliance Officers will perform some or all of the following duties:
  • Assess assessment of applications for retailer authorisation or exemption to obtain an authorisation under regulatory frameworks
  • Analyse, assess and advise on regulated business participation in energy markets in a timely way
  • Research, interpret and assess potential contraventions of energy laws and rules in accordance with Agency’s processes
  • Contribute to the development and implementation of risk-based compliance initiatives
  • Under guidance, draft less complex written material including correspondence, minutes, briefings, guidelines, advices and submissions on compliance issues, Committee and Board papers
  • Keep accurate, thorough and functional records, including capturing documents in information management systems and updating investigation management systems and reports
  • Liaise with Agency’s staff, Agency’s Board and senior managers, energy market participants, government (federal and state/territory), consumer groups and other stakeholders
  • Work flexibly as part of a team and independently, across multiple projects in a geographically dispersed work environment.
The following job-specific criteria are highly desirable:
  • knowledge and demonstrated experience developing and implementing risk based compliance programs, preferably within a government regulatory environment
  • knowledge or understanding, or the ability to quickly acquire an understanding, of the Australian energy sector and the role, purpose and objectives of the Agency
  • tertiary qualifications in law, economics / commerce, public policy, engineering or related fields.

If you feel you are a suitable candidate submit your application by hitting “Apply for this job”. Alternatively, you can call Neville Smith on 02 6268 9916 or email for further discussion.