aps 6 senior program officer in Canberra CBD

mitchell o'connor, randstad
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AU$ 94,400 - AU$ 105,000 per year
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canberra cbd, australian capital territory
government & defence
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AU$ 94,400 - AU$ 105,000 per year
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mitchell o'connor, randstad
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APS6 Senior Program Officer

Looking for your next role in a high profile Department? Are you an enthusiastic and Proactive Person? Are you looking for the new challenge in a developing space? Look no further!

Randstad is looking to recruit an APS 6 senior Program officer who has demonstrated abilities in their work and ready to take on the next challenge!

About us

Randstad has a great reputation in representing the best people to help guide and progress their careers within the Federal and ACT Government Clients.

We currently have an awesome opportunity come to us and we are on the hunt for people who are Highly Motivated and Passionate about working with the government and their Career.

About The Job

  • Co-ordinate and draft responses to complex request such as ministerial correspondence, Briefs, Complaints, FOI requests and more.
  • Create documents and review procedures and other artefacts used by the information office for internal office programs.
  • Develop and maintain key stakeholder relationships with other departments and teams within the departments.
  • Asses Requests and responses for risk management.


  • A growing Department with vast potential to move internally.
  • A fast-paced and challenging role in a supportive environment.
  • Very competitive hourly rates!

About you

  • Minimum 2 years experience working in a similar role.
  • Initiative, flexibility with amazing Analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • A professional manner with the confidence to work independently and deliver outcomes.
  • Experience in dealing with complaints.
  • A high level of organisational skills with the ability to manage competing priorities and tasks within tight deadlines and a high level of attention to details.
  • An understanding of current legislation relating to request and risk management skills to mitigate and escalate when required.
  • Appropriate tertiary qualifications in legal or communications areas.
  • FOI training is highly desirable.
  • Minimum baseline clearance is a must.

If this sounds like you hit “APPLY NOW” and a consultant will be in touch with you.

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


Baseline clearance


Tertiary Legal or Communications

educational requirements