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APS5/6 Recruitment Officer - Contract

Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
19th July 2021
Hays - ANZ - 2530578
  • Call Jayde Ashmore 61127636
  • Long term contract, 12 months plus!
  • Growing & Supportive Team

Centrally located department requiring strategic recruitment officers to drive strategic for 12 months.

Your new company
This Federal government department is responsible for the design and implementation of the Australian Government's infrastructure, transport and regional development policies and programs . The Recruitment team is looking for an APS5 or APS6 Recruitment expert to join them.

Your new role
Your new exciting role will see you assist in daily recruitment activities for the entire organisation. This is including however not limited to, onboarding, pre-employment checks, working closely with directors to get approval for positions, informing internal staff of processes and advising on how to write panel reports and recruitment legislation and process.

What you'll need to succeed
To succeed in this role, you will be a high-performing individual with demonstrated recruitment experience ideally within a public sector environment. As well as this, you will have:

  • Relevant HR qualifications, including experience in running end to end recruitment processes
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively and influence internal and external stakeholders across all levels within the department.
  • Strong understanding of APS Recruitment legislation and guidelines would be advantageous
  • Strong written communication skills and a customer service focus
  • Experience using SAP or success factors or a similar model.

The ability to obtain and hold a baseline security clearance is mandatory.

What you'll get in return
In return for your dedication and drive you'll be rewarded with:

  • An opportunity for training and development with a collaborative management team
  • An opportunity to make the role your own and decided on the strategic direction of the role.
  • An opportunity to showcase your end to end recruitment skills and great stakeholder management and internal client engagement.
  • A 12 - month contract opportunity with an extension option.

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, or call or email Jayde Ashmore on (02) 6112 7636 or If this job isn't quite right for you, though you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion and visit our website to review our current list of available positions.

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