Macquarie Park
$650 - $750 per hour plus super
Job Type
Lauren Atkinson
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Primary purpose of the role

Our client leading NSW Government Department are looking for a Project Officer to join their team on a 12 month contract with potential for extension.
The role is in their Disaster Relief Team and assists in the provision of high-level business support services to facilitate the delivery of business operations to agreed standards.

Key accountabilities

  • Assist in coordinating business planning processes for the branch, ensuring alignment with corporate strategies and initiatives.
  • Draft strategies and plans for approval by the branch to be translated into meaningful performance targets and provide assurance and regular reporting for senior management.
  • Provide or source advice, technical expertise and operational support for the unit and the branch’s main functions on a wide variety of business matters, including all HR, finance and procurement submissions
  • Draft and coordinate correspondence, briefing notes and reports relating to specific ministerial requests, GIPAs, projects, initiatives and issues, ensuring that submissions are accurate, timely and have appropriate signoffs.
  • Contribute to the sound financial management for the branch, including planning, budgeting, reporting and control
  • Assist in the procurement process within the branch, ensuring compliance with policies and procedures and providing strategic advice and assurance to the Director on all procurement submissions
Key knowledge and experience
  • Demonstrated experience in business planning and evaluating, analysing and reporting on business performance in a large complex environment.
  • Tertiary qualifications in a relevant discipline or equivalent demonstrated experience.
  • Strong experience in Procurement is highly desirable.

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