Project Officer

Job details

26 June 2024
Job type
Paxus Jobs

Job description

Our client, one of the most interesting government departments to work for, is seeking the skills and expertise of two Project Officers to join their team and engage actively with their clients. Any experience with the indigenous community or housing would be amazing.

As part of a very important and expansive team, you will engage with the Project Manager and multiple other stakeholders, and be responsible for:

Essential Skills:

  • Design and delivery of a long-term calendar of events across the region to ensure the office reaches its target of Home Ownership opportunities each financial year.
  • Provide support to indigenous home buyers with signposting and education
  • Administer the grants program, requiring high levels of probity
  • Provide accurate and up to date data and analysis on the delivery of the Home Ownership Program. Including finalising the Home Ownership Dashboard and establishing and maintaining core internal and external data sets to ensure the program is targeting cohorts most in need, provide analysis, evaluation and reporting needs of the organisation.
  • Contributing to the provision of and support to a range of internal, inter-agency and inter-jurisdictional Committees
  • Assist in coordinating meetings, agendas and the efficient flow of documents and correspondence

Desirable Skills:

  • Maintain an understanding of issues impacting the management of the indigenous community
  • Maintain administrative and document tracking processes, workflows and procedures
  • Previous government experience will absolutely be preferred.


  • This is a secure contract; up to 6-12 months
  • This team is looked after by supportive managers. You will have the opportunity to work with senior stakeholders, teaching you valuable skills
  • Super flexibility with regards to WFH
  • Competitive daily rate that can be regularly re-negotiated.

To be considered for the role click the 'apply' button or for more information about this and other opportunities please contact Jennifer Bohm on 02 9464 5518 or email: [email protected] and quote the above job reference number.

Paxus values diversity and welcomes applications from Indigenous Australians, people from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds and people living with a disability. If you require an adjustment to the recruitment process, including the application form in an alternate format, please contact me on the above contact details.