Job Details
  • Reference394185A_1655457934
  • LocationMelbourne
  • SalaryAU$60 - AU$70 per hour + Super
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted14 days ago
  • ConsultantClaudia Leiva

About the Organization:

This leading Federal government agency supports Australian's in achieving their goals and supporting them to live a better life. Their work has an impact on a significant area in the social sector, and you can contribute to the difference that they make in this role. This agency is known for having a great culture across different teams and have excellent office locations in Melbourne (Richmond) or Geelong.

About the role:

The APS6 Fraud and Controls Advisory Officer is responsible for developing controls to mitigate risks and facilitate improved risk awareness and training, reporting on emerging risk profiles and trends. Additionally, you will provide detailed technical, professional, and operational support and advice in relation to complex problems as well as, to coordinate and assist in contributing to highly complex, sensitive projects or work programs aimed at achieving the agency's mission.

Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:

  • Report key findings, observations, trends and emerging risks to corporate committees and leadership networks
  • Develop project and business risk plans to enhance fraud and compliance prevention and detection mechanisms
  • Work with Risk Partners to support areas of the business to analyse risk, identify control gaps and develop treatment plans to support an uplift in the risk environment
  • Work with project teams to facilitate the identification of fraud prevention strategies within strategic project activities
  • Undertake fraud risk assessments and reviews to identify areas of potential exposure in relation to fraud risk and developing strategic initiatives to mitigate risks
  • Identify issues and opportunities to contribute to continuous improvement and management of fraud risk
  • Gather, investigate and analyse information and data from a variety of sources and business systems and proposing control improvement strategies
  • Contribute to the management of the Agency's Fraud Risk Register and Controls Library


  • Tertiary qualifications (Bachelor's degree or higher) in Risk Management or similar (Such as Fraud Investigation, Business Management, Business development, etc).
  • Experience working in a similar role under Australian rules and regulations.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, and proficiency in the use of IT systems including Microsoft Office.
  • Demonstrated commitment to ongoing professional development.
  • Current Police Check, o ability to obtain one.

What you will bring to the role:

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Experience in building relationships both with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Ability to work within and across teams, the ability to adapt quickly to a changing environment
  • Ability to manage confidential and sensitive information.
  • Ability to prioritise and allocate tasks in an efficient manner while also maintaining high work standards and accuracy.

How to apply:

Mandatory: Australian Citizenship required to work within Federal Government.

Please click 'APPLY" to upload your details and resume to be considered for this role. You can also send in your resumes directly to Claudia Leiva at to be considered for this opportunity.

APPLICATIONS CLOSE 29/06/2022 at 15.00 PM