APS5 Project Officer

Federal Government | 12 Months | Full Time Hours

Your new company

Hays Geelong are the preferred supplier choice to Federal, State and Local Government organisations as well as leading employers in Health, Technology, Insurance, Education and Utilities across Geelong and Western Victoria. Our Federal Government Client is currently seeking an APS5 Project Officer on a full time temporary assignment for 12 months with the potential to extend.

Your new role

You will work standard business hours, from Monday to Friday, accountable under limited supervision to undertake moderately complex to complex work across the Provider and Markets Division. Legislation, policies, procedures, standards, methodologies and precedents guide the position as it works to support Providers and steward the market.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Managing project plans in accordance with the Agency’s project management framework.
  • Coordinating project reporting including assessment of risks and issues, progress updates, and
    tracking against project benefits.
  • Scanning for and assessing changes to strategic or operational outcomes for the Agency and
    possible impacts to the work area.
  • Performing independent research and analysis work.
  • Preparing written material including business cases, plans and briefs.

What you'll need to succeed

To succeed, you will need:

  • Highly developed IT proficiency in MS Office, Word and Excel
  • Experience in project management or as a project officer
  • Experience in research and/or analysis
  • Relevant education / qualifications in project management, policy/strategy, or law
  • Exceptional communicational skills, both written and verbal

*Please note, to be considered for this role you MUST:
  • Be an Australian Citizen and
  • Provide evidence of your COVID-19 vaccination status.

What you'll get in return

Through Hays, this role offers you an hourly rate of $53.63 plus superannuation and the opportunity to grow and develop within this Federal Government Agency. Temporary and Contract workers through Hays also enjoy a wide range of benefits including:

  • Weekly pay cycles
  • Nominated choice of superannuation fund
  • Online timesheet submission and approval
  • No hidden costs or payroll deductions for our services
  • No invoicing required for Pty Ltd holders
  • Regular contact with Geelong based consultants throughout the duration of your assignment

What you need to do now

At Hays, we value diversity and are passionate about placing people in a role where they can flourish and succeed. We actively encourage people from a diverse background to apply.

If you're interested in this role, apply online now to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV via our secure portal.

Alternatively, email Brittany.Hall@Hays.com.au.

LHS 297508 #2673859


Job Type
Government & Public Services
VIC, Geelong
Policy and Strategy
$53.63 Per Hour + Super

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Brittany Hall, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Geelong
Suite 16, Level 1, 240 Pakington St

Telephone: 0352268000