Job Details

Sydney CBD
$53- $60 per hour plus super
Job Type
Lauren Atkinson
29 days ago
Our client, a recently established NSW Government Department are looking for a Project Officer to join their team on initial 6 month contract with potential for an extension.
The primary purpose of the role is to provide shared services to stakeholders through the effective coordination of service services projects, activities and relationships to create optimal service outcomes.

Key accountabilities

  • Contribute to the design, implementation and coordination of agency projects that deliver effective outcomes and meet service delivery needs.
  • Deliver timely and accurate advice to support the Division to meet its obligations, policies and procedures whilst maximising benefits and service delivery outcomes.
  • Manage assigned processes ensuring compliance to relevant probity, policy, procedures and guidelines.
  • Develop, implement and manage projects as directed, ensuring projects are delivered effectively, on time and within budget.
  • Build and maintain working relationships with key stakeholders in other agencies to share learnings, innovate and drive process improvements that deliver improved outcomes.
  • Provide support to those involved in procuring emergency supplies and/or services to ensure preparedness and capacity for surge activity.
  • Prepare a range of project-related documents for key stakeholders as required, including status updates, reports, budgets and discussion papers to manage the flow of information.
  • Communicate with key stakeholders and coordinate working groups, committees and consultations to facilitate exchange of information and support engagement as well as program development and implementation.
  • Deliver on assigned projects within agreed upon deadlines and quality standards using robust project management methodologies and processes to allow for consistent high-quality outcomes
In order to be eligable for this role you will have
  • Tertiary qualification relating to procurement, project management or finance and/or relevant knowledge and experience of shared services / facilities management.
  • An ability and willingness to travel within NSW and support other operational roles during disasters, emergencies and other events, consistent with skills, background and personal circumstances.

For further information on this role or to confidentially apply, please send an up to date CV to or/and contact Lauren on 02 8227 9200 or apply directly via the Apply for this job button. Only WORD FORMAT resumes will be accepted.