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APS6 Senior Workforce Analyst - Contract

Townsville, Queensland, Australia
6th April 2018
Hays - ANZ - 2026408
  • Federal Government
  • Long term contract
  • APS6 level role and remuneration

Work collaboratively with a national Human Resources team in Federal Government

Your new company
Due to increasing project requirements, this Federal Government department is seeking Human Resources professionals for a number of contract roles to cover skill shortfalls and deliver on short term projects. The Organisational Development team operates virtually across the department, which can accommodate this position to work from Townsville.

Your new role
The Senior Workforce Analyst is responsible for undertaking research and analysis to identify workload pressures and develop workforce and workload management strategies to meet customer contact demand and workload distribution across the Department. Your objectives will include but are not limited to:

  • Developing and implementing improvements in forecasting, scheduling & capacity planning
  • Analyse & interpret data to identify trends and risks in workload patterns and resource shortfalls
  • Provide expert advice and support to stakeholders regarding resourcing requirements

What you'll need to succeed
Your success will be a measure of your ability to research and gather information combined with highly developed critical thinking and problem solving skills. Successful candidates will demonstrate:

  • Microsoft Excel and Visio skills and the ability to apply functions & manipulate data
  • Ability to cope with ambiguity & change
  • Exposure to SharePoint design
  • Knowledge of workforce management principles and tools

What you'll get in return
This is a full-time, long-term contract position with possibility of extension based on business requirements. You will be compensated a competitive casual hourly rate and will be privy to future opportunities with Hays Human Resources.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV in Word Format. Due to the high volume of applications we receive, please ensure you apply through the 'apply now' function. For a confidential discussion, you can call Lauren Handforth | Recruiting Experts in Human Resources on 07 4771 5100.