Job Details
  • ReferenceBH-145253
  • LocationCanberra
  • SalaryCompetitive
  • Job TypeFull Time
  • Posted20 days ago
  • ConsultantJess Kaur
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 Officer on a contract for 12 months with, 2x12 months extension option.

Position Overview

Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Contribute to drafting and review of project documents, including project schedules, status reports, project plans, project control logs and risk registers.
  • Support senior staff in managing competing priorities in line with the goals and objectives of the team.
  • Contribute to the design, implementation and coordination of the OurSecurity System that deliver effective business outcomes and meet user needs.
  • Undertake research and analysis to support the development of key improvements of processes and ensure the use of project management methodologies and processes to allow for consistent high-quality outcomes.
  • Contribute to the preparation of a range of project-related documents for key stakeholders as required, including status updates, reports, budgets, and discussion papers to manage the flow of information.
Skills and Experience Required:
  • 3 years of previous project management experience.
  • An understanding of project management principles including planning, monitoring, evaluation and assurance.
  • Demonstrated competency in written and verbal communication skills and stakeholder engagement.
  • Demonstrated capacity to learn and acquire new digital skills and get the best out of existing software.
  • A positive solution focused attitude, with attention to detail and ability to meet tight and multiple deadlines.
  • Ability to work independently and within a small team on own initiative, demonstrating resourcefulness and managing competing priorities.
Mandatory Requirements:
  • This is a security designated position, and you will be required to have or be able to obtain a security clearance to current Negative Vetting Level 2 (minimum).
  • Successful applicant must be an Australian Citizen.

If you feel you are a suitable candidate submit your application by hitting “Apply for this job”. Alternatively, you can call Talia Moussa on 0282672475 or email for further discussion.