aps5 program officer in Canberra

leanne alexander, randstad
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canberra, australian capital territory
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One of our Federal Government clients is looking to engage with prospective candidates who are skilled and experienced working in Federal Government and looking for a new opportunity. As an experienced Program specialist, working as APS 5, you will be self motivated and capable of bringing your talents to our client who values hard work and commitment.

Your new role

You will bring the following experience to your new role:

  • Effective written correspondence such as briefs, policy, reports
  • Ability to develop in depth knowledge of new subject matter quickly to advise and recommend on policy matters
  • In depth research and analysis on relevant topics to help inform policy
  • Working effectively within team environments and stakeholders for positive outcomes
  • Input and understanding of program management within a Federal Government arena
  • Assisting the program with business improvement tasks and projects where required
  • Contribute to related policy and goals of the team, branch and division by assisting with tasks and consulting with other teams
  • Providing high quality policy and program advice through strategic thinking and effective communication

About you

  • Strong written skills that are aligned with Government writing style
  • High level of experience in a program management experience
  • Effective negotiation and stakeholder management skills
  • Enthusiasm and initiative to input ideas and follow direction
  • High level of attention to detail
  • A commitment to support and promote relevant government objectives
  • You will be an Australian citizen and ideally hold a security clearance

If you would like to be considered for these roles, this is a great opportunity to tell Randstad about you. Please click “Apply Now” to submit your current resume, or send it to Leanne.alexander@randstad.com.au.

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.


APS5 Program Officer required


no relevant qualification required

educational requirements

Secondary School/High School