APS 6 Data Officer

Canberra Temporary
  • Great Opportunities for Uplifting capablities
  • Attractive Rate

About Our Client

A Federal Government agency delivering above the line support to the department and other named agencies is seeking an experienced, motivated and passionate ICT Business Analyst who enjoys creativity and innovation to join their dynamic project.

Job Description

Your key responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Managing the agency's data process and compliance procedures in accordance with the the Privacy Act 1988, Privacy Policy and other relevant guidelines;
  • Managing privacy complaints and requests from external organisations for protected agency information;
  • Establishing and maintaining positive and productive working relationships with internal and external stakeholders, including contracted service providers and the Office of the Australian Information Commissioner;
  • Working with specialist legal and technical advisors on complex legislative, data and/or privacy related matters;
  • Preparing high-quality correspondence, briefing and reports ranging in sensitivity and complexity;
  • Supporting the broader section with other duties as required; and
  • Promoting workplace practices consistent with Departmental policy and in accordance with the APS Values, Code of Conduct and Behaviours in Action.Australian Citizen who is eligible for an Australian Government Security Clearance - baseline

The Successful Applicant

To be successful in this role you will possess:

  • Strong organisational and time management skills, including the ability to prioritise and coordinate complex tasks, manage peak workloads, meet agreed deadlines and undertake a variety of tasks with limited supervision or direction;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to tailor complex and or sensitive information to suit a range of audiences;
  • A methodical approach to work with attention to quality, detail, accuracy and adherence to processes;
  • Sound judgement and a high degree of initiative, integrity, professionalism and discretion when dealing with confidential and sensitive business matters;
  • Research and analysis skills and the ability to interpret and prepare information for various forums;
  • Ability to quickly gain and maintain a sound understanding of legislative requirements, policy and best practice relating to government data and privacy compliance;
  • Highly developed interpersonal, liaison and negotiation skills and the ability to establish collaborative relationships with a range of stakeholders at all levels;
  • Demonstrated ability to respond in a positive and flexible manner to change and uncertainty and a willingness to share information with others to encourage cooperation; and

The ability to uphold the APS Values and actively demonstrate the Department's behaviours in action.

What's on Offer

On offer for your hard work you will have the opportunity to transport your career to the next level in an energetic and fast-paced team. Also on offer are the following:

  • Great opportunities for uplifting capabilities
  • Excellent work culture
  • Competitive projects
  • Attracting Salary
  • Career Progression
Tushar Musale
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+ 61 2 6222 8945

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Consultant name
Tushar Musale
Consultant phone
+ 61 2 6222 8945
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