Job Details
  • Reference382667A_1635739092
  • LocationCanberra
  • Job TypeContract
  • Postedabout 1 month ago
  • ConsultantLeanne Porter

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 12 months with potential extension.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Preparation and collation of briefing material for CDPP and Enforcement Committee: chronologies, background material, contravention spreadsheet.
  • Assist with the preparation of statutory notices and other compliance and enforcement actions (e.g. cease and desist letters, preparation of infringement notices)
  • Identify and record evidence to support investigative outcomes, including possible compliance actions, criminal prosecutions and/or civil proceedings.
  • Draft and issue official correspondence in accordance with relevant Government policy and legislation.
  • Maintain sound records and information management approaches and contribute to procedures and systems development.
  • Other duties as required.

Skills & Experience:


Candidates must be able to demonstrate:

  • Background in compliance, investigations or provision of legal services.
  • Strong analytical and research skills gained through a
  • Strong communication skills based on professional judgement.
  • Ability to work independently under broad direction to resolve issues and deliver quality outcomes.
  • Ability to work within high performing team.


  • Experience operating in a Government compliance or investigations area
  • Experience as a junior government lawyer or working in a government legal practice.

Mandatory Requirement:

  • NV1 Clearance

If you feel you are a suitable candidate submit your application by hitting "Apply for this job". Alternatively, you can call Leanne Porter on 02 6268 9926 or email for further discussion.