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Project Officer

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The Opportunity

  • Join CSIRO - Australia's Premier Science and Technology Research Organisation
  • Immerse Yourself in an Inclusive Culture
  • Use your Skills and Make an Impact on Key Pawsey Projects!


As the successful applicant you will play a key role in supporting projects within the Pawsey Supercomputing Centre. You will assist in the tracking of project budgets and the delivery of KPIs, make a significant contribution to the development of business plans, and produce high quality reports for a variety of stakeholders. You will also be required to collaborate with the Director of Strategic Projects and Engagement on a number of outreach events and engagement activities.

Your duties will include


  • Tracking of project budgets and the delivery of KPIs
  • Participating in the development of business plans
  • Co-ordinating and producing quarterly reports
  • Contributing to the planning of several engagement activities and events
  • Assisting Financial Services with the administration of invoicing relating to the projects.


Location: Kensington, WA

Salary: AU$82K - AU$93K plus up to 15.4% superannuation

Tenure: Specified term until 30th July 2019

Reference: 59599


To be successful you will need

  • Demonstrated ability working in a diverse, disparate team, under limited supervision providing guidance to the manager
  • Previous experience managing multiple demands whilst still delivering to strict deadlines
  • Demonstrated experience developing and implementing system documentation and user support materials
  • Proven ability in producing solutions to complex problems and resolving issues using creativity, reasoning and experience
  • Understanding of basic financial tracking and procurement processes.


For details about who to contact and for more information please view Position Description


A relevant tertiary qualification in project administration/management or equivalent work experience in a related field.

Flexible Working Arrangements


We work flexibly at CSIRO, offering a range of options for how, when and where you work. Talk to us about how this role could be flexible for you. Balance



At CSIRO you can be part of helping to solve big, complex problems that make a real difference to our future. We spark off each other, learn from each other, trust each other and collaborate to achieve more than we could individually in a supportive, rewarding, inclusive and truly flexible environment. 

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To apply online, please provide a CV and cover letter outlining your suitability and motivation for the role.

Applications Close

10:59 AEDT 18 December 2018

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