Senior Project Officer



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Government & Defence Healthcare & Medical Information & Communication Technology


$300 - $500 per day

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Michelle Ha

Are you a Senior Project Officer with experience in complex environments? Our client - a federal government body is setting up a large program within community and health mobilising a large number of programs with multiple projects in each. 
Key programs include:
  • Provider Pathways
  • Provider and Participants
  • Transition Program (eg State to Federal)
  • Insights and Outcomes
  • Market stewardship
We are seeking a Senior Project Officer at the APS 6 level or equivalent for a 6-month contract commencing immediately to join this exciting program based in Geelong.

As a Senior Project Officer you may be responsible for:
  • Supporting the development of detailed project and implementation plans and adhere to a project management framework associated with risks, milestones, interdependencies and status reporting and review;
  • Identify and monitor risks, develop mitigation strategies and escalate issues
  • Perform independent research and analysis to develop innovative solutions
The successful candidate will have:
  • Excellent leadership qualities in connecting with internal and external stakeholders
  • Strong organizational skills in coordinating and monitoring implementation projects.
  • Previous Project experience in a Senior position
  • Experience within Government or the healthcare sector (ideal)
This is an excellent opportunity to work with the Government and to be a support and mentor to not only internal staff but also to customers and the community. 

Entry level checks will be required for all successful candidates and the appropriate working with children and/or vulnerable people checks may need to be undertaken as per State Legislation.

Apply today! or 03 9236 7735

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