Job Details
  • Reference395519A_1657761019
  • LocationCanberra
  • Job TypeContract
  • Postedabout 1 month ago
  • ConsultantAshleigh Blair-heykamp

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 a Project Support Officer on a contract for 12 months with potential extension.

Position Overview

Our ideal candidates will have a strong work ethic; thrive in a high pressure environment where time management, good judgement, stakeholder engagement, strategic thinking, strong analytical and communication skills are vital assets.

You must be customer focused and have the flexibility and drive to be responsive to changing workplace objectives, priorities and requirements whilst supporting their team in achieving the outcomes of the role.

A Program Support Officer will work independently with the opportunity for reasonable autonomy and accountability for the achievement of outcomes of their work. They will exercise both initiative and judgement in the interpretation of policy and in the application of practices and procedures. They will provide detailed administration, professional and policy advice in relation to complex work and contribute to strategic planning, program and project management and policy development. They are expected to be capable of building team capability through coaching, feedback and developing the quality of work undertaken by others within a work unit.

The successful candidates will work as part of a collaborative and innovative team, interacting with a variety of stakeholders and business areas within Defence. In a fast paced environment, this role requires initiative, attention to detail, and the ability to review and adjust priorities and work activities to meet business outcomes

If you feel you are a suitable candidate submit your application by hitting "Apply for this job". Alternatively, you can call Ashleigh Blair-Heykamp on 02 6268 9916 or email for further discussion.