Job Details
  • Reference372627A_1621396394
  • 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 APS4 Freedom of Information Officer on a contract for 12 months with potential extension.

Position Overview

The role will assist the team with Participant Information Access (PIA) requests made to the Agency and contribute to the development of the Agency's information handling requirements.

The APS4 Freedom of Information Officer will have a considerable level of contact with internal and external stakeholders and will be required to communicate and provide advice on a range of matters to resolve moderately complex enquiries.

The position will provide operational and administrative support that is informed and directed by sound knowledge in areas and may undertake some research and analysis activities.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Preparing and collating documents required to make FOI decisions in accordance with the FOI Act.
  • Preparing and collating documents required to make PIA decisions in accordance with the PIA scheme.
  • Preparing and drafting a range of other material including data reports, briefing material and correspondence.
  • Providing administrative support to develop systems, processes and practical tools including training to support FOI and PIA handling and awareness.

Skills & Experience:

  • Computer/software applications - Microsoft Office computer-based work
  • Ability to access and use client records management system (CRM) and associated NDIA business applications

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.