aps5 support officer in Canberra

kimberly corneille, randstad
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canberra, australian capital territory
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Your organisation:

This well-known federal government department in Canberra is looking for an APS5 Administration Officer to join their team on a 4 month contract basis with a potential to extend depending on performance.

Your responsibilities:

  • Undertake the role of a Duty Officer / Watch Officer
  • Liaise with state, territory and international governments
  • Drafting of input to daily reports and products
  • Preparation of papers and reports as required
  • Establish strong internal and external stakeholder relationships
  • Contribute to team performance, productivity and accountability for outcomes

To be successful:

  • Ideal candidate will have high level writing, organisational and stakeholder engagement skills
  • Experience working in either policy, legislation, project, grants, funding and secretariat type roles
  • The ability to work on a seven day a week roster with the requirement for weekend work as well as early starts and late finishes.
  • Strong interpersonal skills including the ability to consult, liaise and negotiate with a diverse range of stakeholders.

Please click “Apply now” to submit your current resume in Microsoft Word format or send an up-to-date copy of your resume to Kimberly.corneille@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 | Federal Government | Grants | Project | Program | Secretariat


Experience in working with policy, project, legislation, grants, funding and secretariat type roles would be highly regarded.

educational requirements

Vocational/Professional Qualification