This is a six (6) month fixed term, full-time or part-time position with the possibility of extension.
When you join the Department of Justice, you become part of a people-focused organisation working hard to make our community a fairer and safer place to live. We offer many different employment opportunities in locations around Western Australia. You will have a chance to make a real difference to your local communities and to the lives of those you work with.
About the role
The Knowledge and Information Directorate (KIT) is seeking a suitably experienced and professional person to fill the position of Senior Project Officer.
The Senior Project Officer role is responsible for managing the Application Support Team of seven personnel in providing state-wide support for Departmental core business systems – TOMS, C-BIS and EcHO. On a regular basis, this position organises meetings with the support team and software developers to review, manage and prioritise requests for bug fixes and enhancements.
To be a good fit for this role you will require excellent communication skills, together with high level analytical skills and proven experience in requirements gathering and system implementation. Familiarity with the right service engagement model is also a necessary skill for this position to build long-term client/stakeholder relationships.
All employees are required to undergo employment screening, which includes a National Criminal History Check and other checks that may be relevant to the position requirements.
How to apply
Please ensure you review the attached JDF for further information about the work-related requirements of the position. This information will assist you with the preparation of your application.
We require you to submit:
A current comprehensive CV including the contact details of two (2) referees and a one (1) page statement outlining in broad terms your suitability for the role. Please do not provide a statement against each of the work related criteria.
Please ensure you allow sufficient time to submit your application, as late applications will not be accepted.
To submit your application click the “Apply for Job” button at the bottom of this page. Emailed applications will not be accepted.
If required we may choose to supplement the field of applications by conducting a Candidate Search.
Equity and Diversity
The Department of Justice is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to growing the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander workforce as a part of EEO Management Plan and its Aboriginal Workforce Development Strategy. We embrace diversity and encourage applications from a diverse field, people from a culturally and linguistically diverse background, young people and people with disability including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.
Applicants found suitable but not recommended for this vacancy, may be considered for subsequent similar vacancies in the Department of Justice in accordance with Part 5 (General Appointment) of the Commissioner's Instructions: Filling a Public Sector Vacancy.
If you would like further information on this opportunity please contact Eric Young, Principal Application Service Delivery Officer on 08 9264 9509 for a confidential discussion.