Job Details
  • Reference385882A_1642132243
  • LocationParramatta
  • SalarySuperannuation
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted3 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 an experienced Project Officer for a contract term running until October 2022 within a well-established NSW Government department. This role will be based in Paramatta with flexible working arrangements on offer.


The role undertakes project management and support activities to contribute to the development and delivery of a range of projects, including the co-ordination and management of community housing provider related enquiries, operational policy and procedure development and legislative reform within established objectives.

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

  • Provide a range of project management and support services including preparation of reports and briefs, coordinating resources, maintaining project documentation and implementing and monitoring project plans, to ensure project outcomes are achieved on time, on budget, to quality standards and within agreed scope, in line with established agency project management methodology
  • Manage the relationship with community housing providers through effective co-ordination, consultation and management of a wide range of community housing provider related enquiries, in line with relevant contractual frameworks
  • Prepare and maintain project documentation for reporting, monitoring and evaluation purposes to ensure accessibility of quality information and contribute to the achievement of project outcomes, and support effective decision making
  • Identify and interpret relevant statutory provisions and prepare clear procedures for staff to provide clarity in the performance of their role
  • Undertake the evaluation of operational policy and procedures to assess appropriateness, effectiveness and efficiency, and to determine the need for corrective action and review
  • Undertake research, evaluation and analysis to identify emerging issues and prepare recommendations to resolve policy or process issues and inform program activities
  • Communicate with key stakeholders and coordinate working groups, committees and consultations to facilitate exchange of information to support policy and legislative requirements for the delivery of divisional activities

If you are interested in the position the please click on the APPLY BELOW button or alternatively you can email your CV to allison.bell@chandlermacleod.com