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AO5 / AO6 Governance Officer

  • Build upon your governance and secretariat skills

  • Immediate start

  • 8-12 week temp job with possibility of extension

Governance / Secretariat Officer temp job based in Darwin. Immediate start.

Your new organisation
This government department is currently seeking an AO5/AO6 Governance Officer to support a Clinical Team whilst they undergo systems changes in an initial 8-12 week temp opportunity with possibility for extension for an immediate start.

Your new role
Reporting to the Senior Governance Officer, you’ll be responsible for a clinical working group comprising of up to 30 clinicians (nurses, doctors and hospital administration staff) across the NT and will assist in establishing a new structure for the group which may contain up to seven sub-working units. You’ll also be responsible for providing secretariat support to these units and will be required to communicate with a range of stakeholders including doctors, nurses, and executives.

What you'll need to succeed
As the successful candidate you’ll have the following attributes, experience, and abilities:

  • Well-developed knowledge and demonstrated experience of governance and risk management frameworks

  • Experience in secretariat services and stakeholder coordination

  • Well-developed communication, collaboration, and interpersonal skills, as well as the ability to influence a wide range of stakeholders

  • High level organisation and coordination skills

  • Ability to understand stakeholder perspective, expectations and desired outcomes and adapt communication, style and approach as required

  • Awareness of challenges and directions relating to governance matters in a public sector, shared services context

What you'll get in return
Based in the Darwin CBD, this is a great opportunity to further develop your governance, stakeholder engagement, and secretariat skills at the AO5/AO6 level. This role is for an immediate start and will span 8-12 weeks initially with possibility for extension.

What you need to do now
Please send your resume to rebecca.wiles@hays.com.au or apply online. Alternatively you can call Rebecca on 08 8943 6000 for more information.

Date Posted
Government, Defence & Emergency
Darwin, NT 0800
Job Type
Full Time, Temporary/Contract
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