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Change Lead Officer - Contract

Melbourne CBD, Victoria, Australia
21st July 2021
Hays - ANZ - 2532830
  • Federal Government Department
  • 6 Month Temp Assignment | Full Time
  • Melbourne, CBD

Exciting new opportunity in Federal Government

Your new company
Based in Melbourne's CBD, you will work for a leading Federal Government Department that works with sensitive subject matter that will require empathy and resilience in an ever-changing environment.

This 6-month Temporary Assignment with the strong possibility of extending to 12 months, as a Change Lead Officer concentrating on critical change/transformation in a fast-paced environment.

Your new role

  • Support the initiation of change initiatives, through identifying key stakeholders and facilitating workshops to elicit information
  • Provide support, advice and education on the change management process to employees at all levels
  • Support change owners to develop change management plans and identify risks and mitigation strategies
  • Evaluate the impact of planned organisational change and offer recommendations and advice on how to minimise any identified impacts
  • Support transformational activities associated with the objectives in accordance with Trauma Informed Principles
What you'll need to succeed
  • Demonstrated experience and a clear understanding of Change Management Principles
  • Fantastic communication and written skills, and not afraid to build relationships virtually
  • Proven ability to work within a fast-paced and ever-changing environment, while also juggling multiple priorities at once
  • The ideal candidate will show traits of empathy and resilience, due to the nature of the subject matter
  • Australian Public Service experience desirable, however not a requirement
What you'll get in return
This temporary assignment reporting to the Assistant Director of Change and Improvement. You will be a part of a community-oriented department that genuinely wants to make a difference, with a passion for supporting those affected by trauma. You will be exposed to a go-getter/fast paced environment with the view to have a lasting impact on the organisation's transformation across several teams. Boasting an impressive hourly rate this opportunity has a strong possibility of extending beyond 6 months.

What you need to do now
To be considered for the role please press "Apply Now" or send your CV to Lachlan at If this role is not quite right for you but you're in the market for your next position, please reach out to Lachlan with your updated CV in Word.

SA Licence number : LHS 297508