Job Details
  • Reference366030A_1605744018
  • LocationCanberra
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted15 days ago
  • ConsultantSusan Nesbitt

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 APS6 Program Officer on a contract until June 2021, with potential extensions of 36 months.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Manage a case load of Approved Employers (AE) participating in the Seasonal Worker Programme (SWP), including managing compliance of AEs with the SWP deed and guidelines
  • Conduct targeted assurance activities, including analysing data and report writing
  • Draft compliance correspondence, with an ability to write with clarity
  • Liaison with stakeholders, such as employers, seasonal workers, other government departments and agencies, labour sending countries, industry and community organisations and members of the public, including conducting difficult conversations.

Our Ideal Candidate will have:

  • Sound communication skills, both written and oral
  • Strong analytical and/or data management skills
  • Experience in dealing with difficult and sensitive situations and challenging stakeholders
  • Confidence in public speaking
  • The ability to undertake work travel
  • Experience in contract management
  • Experience with people from culturally and linguistically different backgrounds
  • Experience with conducting assurance activities

Mandatory Requirements:

  • The successful candidate will be required to have a Baseline clearance.

If you feel you are a suitable candidate submit your application by hitting "Apply for this job". Alternatively, you can call Susan Nesbitt on 02 6268 9935 or email susan.nesbitt@chandlermacleod.com for further discussion.