Job Details
  • Reference381099A_1632866494
  • LocationCanberra
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted28 days ago
  • ConsultantGillian Stewart

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 Program Officer on a contract for 6 months.

Duties & Responsibilities:

APS5 Program Officers are required to undertake activities to support the program delivery of the Venture Capital section.

Activities will predominantly include:

  • assess and review the performance and investment plans of existing and potential partnerships against relevant legislation such as the Venture Capital Act 2002 and relevant guidelines;
  • provide general advice and guidance on the Venture Capital Tax Concessions programs to industry and the wider business community;
  • act as a key point of contact for the section for internal stakeholders; and
  • develop better ways to build partnerships with key program stakeholders; and
  • contributing to the priorities of the venture capital section as required.

Skills & Attributes:

Program Officers will be expected to operate at the equivalent of an APS5 level and will be required to interpret and assess legislation and confidential financial and legal documentation including partnership quarterly and annual returns, share sale agreements and audited financial statements. The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications, skills and attributes:

  • Delivering quality outputs on time within a fast-paced environment;
  • Thinking critically and the ability to solve problems;
  • Project planning and/or management;
  • High level communication and negotiation;
  • Forming productive working relationships with internal and external customers; and
  • Adapting well in a changing environment.

Mandatory Requirements:

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

If you feel you are a suitable candidate submit your application by hitting "Apply for this job". Alternatively, you can call Gillian Stewart on 02 6268 9935 or email for further discussion.