Job Details
  • Reference383710A_1637547053
  • LocationNowra
  • SalaryAU$46 - AU$48 per hour + Superannuation
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted17 days ago
  • ConsultantAllison Bell

Chandler Macleod is the leading provider of temporary contractors to the NSW Government and has partnered with NSW Government 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 NSW Government Department.

The Opportunity
Chandler Macleod is looking to engage a Performance Analyst for a contract term of 3 months with a well-established NSW Government department. This role will be based in the Nowra office with flexible working conditions available.

Job Specification
The Performance Analyst is responsible for assisting in the review of council's short and long term performance and ensuring that councils comply with relevant statutory requirements, probity and due diligence.

In this position, you will be required to perform but are not limited to the following tasks:

  • Provide support to the team by participating in targeted council reviews that support councils and ensure compliance with relevant statutory requirements, probity and due diligence.
  • Collate, interpret and analyse data to make recommendations and contribute to the preparation of information, projects and briefs to support informed decision making.
  • Produce well written, accurate and timely correspondence, briefs and supporting documents to facilitate evidence based decision making.
  • Review and assess statutory applications and ensure their compliance with all relevant criteria.
  • Undertake research, evaluation and analysis to identify emerging issues and prepare recommendations.
  • Establish and maintain effective relationships with councils providing timely and accurate information and advice.
  • Contribute ideas to assist with the development and maintenance of team systems, policies and business processes to improve operational efficiency and effectiveness.

About You
To be successful in this position, you will need to have experience in the following:

  • Tertiary qualifications in accounting or finance and/or equivalent relevant professional experience.
  • Experience in working within a local council or NSW Government department will be highly regarded but not essential.
  • Well-developed information technology skills, sound experience with various software packages and the ability to adapt to new software systems quickly.
  • A proven ability to work independently and analytically.
  • Strong stakeholder engagement skills.
  • Sound understanding of the mechanisms of government processes.

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