Job Details
  • Reference381600A_1634095324
  • LocationCanberra
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted13 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 APS6 Program-Policy Officer on a contract for 6 months.

Ideal candidates will demonstrate strong:

  • written and verbal communications skills
  • research and analysis skills
  • stakeholder management skills
  • ability to take the initiative, and
  • ability to work in a dynamic fast paced team
  • experience with Mapping Applications would be an advantage, although not required.

To be successful in this role you will:

  • engage with key internal and industry stakeholders
  • develop grant guidelines, undertaking grant assessments and administration
  • support contract negotiations and case managing funding recipients
  • prepare high quality briefing for Ministers including evaluation reports, meeting briefs, media responses and replies to the public
  • produce and evaluating reports using excel databases and mapping applications such as, the Self Service Geospatial Data Portal and Google Earth
  • coordinate and draft responses to correspondence, and ensure responses are prioritised and actioned in a timely manner

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.