Project Officer |Health Sector

Job Title: Project Officer |Health Sector
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sydney C B D
Salary: $44 - $66 per hour
Start Date: 2019-03-07
Reference: JO-1902-93734
Contact Name: Zoe Brown
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 07, 2019 11:31

Job Description

About the Company

A well- respected Health department is currently seeking an experienced Project Officer for a 6 month contract! The project is heavily community focused, working with other government departments, charity organisations and researchers to develop and evaluate current programs to improve the services provided. 

About the Role

This role is highly dynamic and challenging, however you will be supporting the implementation, management, delivery and evaluation of the project with a collaborative team, external vendors and contracted service providers.

You will be responsible for: 
  • Preparation of detailed project scopes and briefs along with developing and monitoring project plans and the progress
  • Manage assigned tasks to ensure projects are undertaken effectively and within scheduled time frames and budget
  • Conduct research such as literature searches to inform project outcomes
  • Provide administration support by scheduling meetings, taking minutes, booking travel, preparing and distributing papers and event management
  • Prepare a range of project documentation, including draft communications for internal and external stakeholders
  • Triaging shared mailboxes and responding to adhoc inquiries and requests
  •  Acting as a liaison between the technical team and the project team when other project team members are off-site 
**Please note: Travel will be required for this role**
      Day trip or potentially up to a week

About You

The ideal candidate will have: 
  • Tertiary qualification in a health related field (clinical, applied sciences or administrative)
  • Demonstrated experience in large scale, multi scale projects
  • Demonstrated senior project support experience 
  • Understanding of the NSW Health System and the Health Records and Information Privacy Act
  • Experience with formal project management tools and methodologies
  • Strong Microsoft Suite skills
  • Current unrestricted Australian driver’s license
  • Current police check 

To apply, click the link and upload your current resume in Microsoft Word format only (.doc or .docx). If you would like to have a confidential discussion, please contact Zoe Brown on 02 8093 0626, quoting ref no. JO-1902-93734. Want to know more about Davidson? Visit us at

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