Job Details
  • Reference401431A_1668993157
  • LocationCanberra
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted14 days 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.

Position Overview

We are seeking a Project Support Officer to support the project activities within a VDS technical ICT delivery team. They will work with senior leaders and project teams across the program to assist in the planning and delivery of the program. This includes having an excellent organisational skill, and ICT project experience, to support the Project Manager. The ability to work under pressure with short deadlines and a commitment to achieving outcomes through collaborative teamwork.

Key responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to:

  • Project coordination, planning and record keeping
  • Liaising with internal and external stakeholders
  • Secretariat, meeting and workshop organisation, and reporting services.

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate the following capabilities/experience and/or qualifications:


  • Outstanding written and communication skills with the ability to prepare a range of clear and concise written materials including briefs, papers, and minutes etc.
  • Well-developed organisational and time management skills, stakeholder management and interpersonal skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to work under pressure with short deadlines, and a commitment to achieving outcomes through collaborative teamwork.
  • Extensive knowledge of Microsoft Suite including PowerPoint, and Visio to produce documents, presentations, diagrams, and infographics.


  • ICT project experience

If you feel you are a suitable candidate submit your application by hitting "Apply for this job". One of our consultant will reach out. Alternatively, you can call Ashleigh Blair-Heykamp on 02 6268 9934 or email for further discussion.