Job Details
  • Reference355987A_1584496138
  • LocationCanberra, Australian Capital Territory
  • SalaryNegotiable
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted3 months ago
  • ConsultantSusan Nesbitt

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 until June 2020, with potential extensions of 24 months.

Position Overview

A highly-organised dynamic professional to work in a fast paced environment in a project support role is required. The Project Support Officer will have experience working in state or federal government supporting ICT projects with a personable and positive attitude.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Supporting multiple project managers and team members, working on a variety of tasks with competing priorities, the role is responsible for:

  • undertaking diverse administrative processes including managing and maintaining project registers, databases, electronic files and records to ensure compliance with government policy;
  • contributing to project planning, risk and issue management;
  • monitoring project schedules and budgets, preparing progress reports, and liaising with key stakeholders;
  • logging, managing and analysing information on the progress of the project;
  • providing financial services including drafting procurement documents, monitoring purchasing activities and maintaining summary databases;
  • organising meetings and room bookings, preparing and submitting agendas, minutes and briefing papers, and following up on the status of actions arising from these meetings to support project/team operations; and
  • day to day administrative activities as required.

Mandatory Requirements:

  • The successful candidate will be required to have NV1 clearance.

If you feel you are a suitable candidate submit your application by hitting "Apply for this job". Alternatively you can call Susan Nesbitt on 02 6268 9935 or email susan.nesbitt@chandlermacleod.com for further discussion.