APS 5 Program Officer

Job Title: APS 5 Program Officer
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: ACT
Salary: Hourly Rate
Start Date: Immediate
Reference: 776376
Contact Name: Michelle Stemm
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 20, 2018 12:30

Job Description

APS 5 Program Officer
  • 8 month contract
  • Immediate start
  • Excellent working environment
Our Government client is seeking APS 5 Program Officer who is results driven with recent experience in program/contract/grants management and or secretariat experience.
This role is within a grants management team providing administrative support including contract management, financial acquittals and some secretariat support.
Key responsibilities:
  • Assisting with milestone deliverables in accordance with individual funding agreements
  • Provide administrative support for grant agreements and financial acquittals
  • Preparation of documentation including minutes, reports, briefs and general correspondence
  • Provision of high quality advice and feedback to clients, stakeholders and key staff
  • Sharing best practice information internally and externally
  • Developing and managing key stakeholder relationships
Your background:
  • You must be an Australian Citizen to be eligible to apply for this position
  • You must be willing to undergo a Police Check
  • Previous experience in the APS in a similar role
  • Demonstrated experience in project, program or contract management
  • strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to meet conflicting deadlines
  • Strong problem solving skills including the ability to investigate, identify and resolve issues
  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy
  • an ability to work both autonomously and in a team environment
  • strategic thinking, analytical and problem solving skills
  • reliability and results focused, including in high pressure situations
For further information or a confidential discussion please contact Michelle Stemm on 6198 4000 or apply online today as these opportunities are not going to stay on the market long.