Project Officer

Job Type: Freelance
Salary: AU$500 - AU$550 per annum
Contact: Hilary Williams
Call: Hilary
Reference: 20013137_1613529479


Our client is one of the state government offices in NSW and they are looking for a Project Officer ideally with a Human Resources and/or change management background for a contract role.


Reporting to the Director of Strategic Projects, the Project Officer will perform project management & support activities to develop & deliver a range of projects. The main responsibilities include the following:

  • Prepare & maintain project documentation for reporting, monitoring & evaluating purposes to contribute to project outcomes
  • Prepare reports and briefs, coordinating resources, maintaining project documentation & implementing & monitoring project plans to ensure everything is done on time and on budget
  • Communicate with key stakeholders & coordinate working groups, committees & consultations
  • Source & collate data to identify emerging issues and track & report on project process
  • Carry out research & analysis, identifying trends & prepare project briefs, to inform decision-making & planning


  • The ideal candidate will have relevant tertiary qualifications & ideally a Human Resources and/or change management background in Project Management
  • You will be able to explain complex concepts to individuals & groups
  • This person will need to be able to listen to others and clarify own understanding
  • Write fluently in a range of styles & formats
  • Be able to research & analyse information & make recommendations & identify ways to improve systems & processes
  • You will need to prepare clear project proposals & define goals
  • Be able to establish performance outcomes for key project goals
  • Manage costs & resources required for projects

If you are free immediately, looking for your next challenge, love a project, and have government experience then we look forward to hearing from you.