Job Details
  • ReferenceBH-141203
  • LocationCanberra
  • SalaryCompetitive
  • Job TypeFull Time
  • Posted20 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 Program Officer on a section 26 transfer, or a non-going contract for a period of 12 months, with the possibility of an extension.
Position Overview
We are seeking a program officer who:
  • Enjoys working in a fast-paced environment while managing competing priorities.
  • Has the ability to contribute towards achieving program and policy outcomes within the required timeframe. 
  • Has excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Is able to critically analyse information and contribute towards solving problems, including understanding legislative requirements.
  • Has expertise in one or all of the following:         
  • Law/accounting/finance
  • Program and contract management.
Duties and Responsibilities:
The successful applicant will:
  • Contribute towards the delivery of a broad range of venture capital programs.
  • Work with key internal and external stakeholders on complex issues relating to the administration of venture capital programs.
  • Ensure program compliance with legislative, financial and administrative frameworks.  
  • Liaise with program fund managers on fund requests and compliance with program guidelines and directions.
  • Assess committee papers to ensure they meet legislative requirements and guidelines.
Mandatory Requirements:
  • This position requires a Baseline security clearance. The successful applicant will be required to obtain and maintain a clearance at this level.

If you feel you are a suitable candidate submit your application by hitting “Apply for this job”. Alternatively, you can call Diksha Saini on 02 6268 9769 or email for further discussion.