Job Details
  • Reference385810B_1642040108
  • LocationTownsville
  • Job TypeFull Time
  • Posted12 days ago
  • ConsultantJac Amai

About the company:

As one of 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. We are seeking an APS5 Defence Liaison Officer for a Federal Government client in Townsville, QLD.

About the role:

  • You will be providing detailed technical, professional, policy, operational support and advice for complex issues
  • You will be liaising with internal and external stakeholders and providing advise on policy and process.
  • You will be preparing policy papers and engaging in policy discussions with key stakeholders
  • You be identifying emerging issues within the organisation and presenting proposed solutions
  • You will be Interpreting and applying legislative, policy and regulatory frameworks
  • You will be providing operational support including administration coordination and tasks

About you:

  • You will have similar experience in a federal government role
  • You will have excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • You will have excellent attention to detail
  • You will be able to work effectively within a team and work autonomously
  • You will have the ability to build strong connections with internal and external stakeholders
  • You will have great negotiation skills


  • Mid-February 2022 - Start date
  • 12-month temporary assignment with possible extensions
  • Full-time hours
  • Townsville location

**** Please note to be eligible to apply for this role you will require a baseline clearance and an Australian Citizenship****