Project Officer

Location Australian Capital Territory
Discipline Project Services
Job reference 164900
Salary Negotiable
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PROJECT OFFICER Services Australia Contract Length: 12 Months + 2 x 12 Month extension options Location: ACT, VIC, NSW, SA Security Clearance: Australian Citizen Position Overview Undertake project support activities in a government environment and provide support to the Project Manager. Project Officers monitor project schedules and budgets, prepare progress reports, and liaise with stakeholders. Project Officers provide high-level procedural, administrative and operational support to a work area to support the delivery of agency projects. Working under the general direction of senior staff, they play a role in maintaining relationships with other project teams, and stakeholders to provide advice and ensure the consistent delivery of project outputs. Key Tasks/Duties: Duties may include some or all of the following:

  • Assist in project management and coordination activities including the identification and management of project risks, issues and benefits.
  • Contribute to the development and management of project plans and schedules in accordance with the agency's project management framework.
  • Assist with the mentoring of and training of new staff to build knowledge and capability.
  • Provide advice, procedural guidance and technical expertise in specific areas of project work.
  • Perform research work and analysis including contributing to the preparation of reports on relevant project activities.
  • Contribute to regular project reporting including status updates and exception reports.
  • Draft a range of written material including business cases, plans, executive briefs and corporate documentation for review by senior staff.
  • Support and maintain stakeholder relationships to support the delivery of projects.
  • Represent the team or work area at meetings and forums.

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