APS6 Project Officer

  • Australia
  • Melbourne
  • Contract
  • Up to AU$60.26 per hour

The opportunity

Our client is a community focused Federal Government Agency. They have an exciting opportunity available for multiple APS6 Project Officer’s to join the Service Design & Improvement Group in ensuring quality Scheme improvements are delivered to improve Participant outcomes & experiences.

APS6 Labour Hire hourly rate contract spanning an initial 12 months with the strong possibility of extension. Hourly rate on offer is $60.26 + Super, to be based out of our clients Richmond or Geelong location.

This contract will be within a hybrid environment, with 2 days working from home, and expected 37.5-hour weeks.

About the role

The position is a team leadership position within the Agency and will have delegated authority and responsibility to resolve issues and risks across a range of activities. It will be required to provide the leadership, control, planning, resource management, performance management and decision making for the Team Membership within the positions assigned work area.


  • Developing and managing project plans and schedules in accordance with the Agency’s project management framework.
  • Providing specialist advice and technical expertise to staff and stakeholders.
  • Performing independent research work and analysis including the preparation of draft reports on relevant project activities.
  • Coordinating regular project reporting including status updates and exception reports.
  • Preparing draft written material including business cases, plans, executive briefs and corporate documentation.
  • Monitoring project budgets, review and report on expenditure and assist with procurement and contract management.
  • Identifying and assisting with the management of project risks, issues and benefits.
  • Contributing to project quality management to ensure that project deliverables are fit for purpose and meet client needs.

About you

  • Federal, State or Local Government experience.
  • Strong process improvement background, particularly within design improvements, current vs future state designs & evaluation
  • Ability to contribute to solutions with Participants needs at the forefront of design choices
  • Ability to conduct research and identify insights that’s contribute to Agency understanding of information
  • Disability industry or lived experience highly advantageous

Please note that successful applicants will need to provide proof of Australian Citizenship


Submit your resume, or for further information please contact Liam.Lasslett@talentinternational.com or call through on +61 3 9236 7780 for more information.

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