Jobs/Project Support Officer


Project Support Officer



Agency / Department

Digital Transformation Agency

Experience Level

Mid Level

Employment Type


Expected Rate (inc. Super)

$70 per hour***


Australian Capital Territory


There is an urgent requirement where the DTA are seeking an experienced and capable Project Support Officer who will work in a major transformational program under limited direction to complete moderately complex procedural, operational and administrative work.



Your duties will include (but not limited to): 

  1. Support the delivery of challenging projects 
  2. Provide advice related to project/program objectives 
  3. Build and maintain collaborative partnerships

Essential Criteria

  1. Experience working in a Portfolio or Program Management Office or relatable function with capabilities to support broad functions, including experience in coordinating and management executive and ministerial level status reporting.
  2. Developing, implementing, and improving business frameworks, processes, support material and tools
  3. Ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic, complex work environment managing competing priorities simultaneously
  4. Strong organisation and coordination skills with an ability to manage shared mailboxes, schedule meetings and coordinate and distribute cross-agency correspondence.
  5. Strong stakeholder engagement and negotiation skills, with a proven ability to influence.

Desired Criteria

  1. Experience working with the Australian Public Service.
  2. Involvement in complex stakeholder engagement activities within Government.

Security Clearance

Ability to obtain baseline clearance



12 months

**Please refer to our Terms and Conditions for more information regarding the expected rate



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