Job Details
  • Reference394353B_1655866272
  • LocationParramatta
  • SalaryUp to AU$58.5 per hour + Super
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted9 days ago
  • ConsultantZoe Eagles

Chandler Macleod is the leading provider of temporary contractors to the Federal, NSW and local Government and has partnered with these Departments and Agencies for more than 25 years.
At Chandler Macleod our mission is to recruit using the BestFit™ methodology which is tailored to providing the most suitable candidate for every position at every level for every Government Department and Agency.

Chandler Macleod is currently recruiting for an experienced Technical Advisory to join a leading Federal Government agency. This is an immediate start with a contract term of 12 months.

12-month contract
Parramatta, NSW
$58.50 per hour plus super

About the Team
The Technical Advisory Branch is part of the Operations and Support Division and is responsible for providing specialist technical, clinical and operational advice in relation to complex cases and support requests.

The Technical Advisory Branch plays a critical role in providing support and building the capability of the clients staff and partners to make complex decisions where technical or clinical advice is required. The branch is also a key contributor to policy development and practice guidance for the Agency.

About the Role
The APS6 Technical Advisory is a team membership position within the organisation and will have delegated authority and responsibility to resolve issues and risks across a range of activities. It will provide detailed technical, policy and operational support in relation to complex problems.

The position has reasonable autonomy and accountability to exercise both initiative and judgment to interpret legislation and policy, in the application of practices and procedures to achieve outcomes within the functions.

Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:

  • Providing subject matter expertise using a coaching and mentoring approach, advising on the most appropriate supports to achieve participant outcomes.
  • Managing complex and sensitive conversations and situations associated with approval of funding.
  • Liaising and working with stakeholders, delegates, partners and providers to ensure consistent decision making and outcome achievement.
  • Supporting staff conducting internal and Administrative Appeals Tribunal review of decisions.
  • Contributing to provision of subject matter expertise to inform Agency guidance and policy.
  • Providing high quality written and telephone advice and record keeping.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate the following:

  • Strong customer service and communication skills along with excellent attention to detail.
  • Ability to manage competing priorities while maintaining high work standards and accuracy.
  • Experience in building relationships both with internal and external stakeholders.
  • It is highly desirable that applicants have an understanding of or lived experience in the field of disability.
  • Experience dealing with complex and confronting situations and information would be desirable.

To Apply:
In order to be considered applicants are required to hold an Australian Citizenship and fully vaccinated for Covid19.

If this sounds like the role for you, please submit an updated copy of your resume in MS Word format by hitting APPLY NOW or email