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Governance Officer

  • Based In Weipa

  • Monday to Friday Roster

  • Ongoing Contract

About the Role:

WorkPac are currently seeking an experienced Governance and Grants Officer for an ongoing role based in Weipa. This role will work a Monday -Friday roster and will report to the Coordinator Corporate Services.

Please note that this role is for residential candidates, subsidised accommodation is not available

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Developing governance and implement high quality frameworks, policies and templates which increase internal control and compliance.

  • High level professional support role to the WTA Elected Members through the delivery of governance systems and delegations.

  • Preparation and distribution of WTA Meetings and Workshops - agenda, minutes and associated documentation.

  • Review and development of WTA policies, procedures and templates.

  • Contribution to corporate and annual planning and reports, as required.

  • Ensuring compliance with relevant legislation and statutory requirements and provide a key liaison role for governing bodies/agencies.

  • Identifying grant opportunities and co-ordinate grant applications. Track, administer and acquit grants, and liaise with stakeholders to ensure grant requirements are met.

About You:

  • Knowledge of legislation and policy and ability to provide policy advice.

  • Skills to prepare policy, grant submissions and corporate documentation.

  • Well-developed time management and prioritisation skills.

  • High level written and verbal communication including the ability to communicate recommendations clearly and succinctly.

  • Ability to improve and enhance processes and practices, and to add value to the team.

  • Proactive approach towards personal and team Health, Safety, Environment & Community awareness.

  • Previous experience in Local Government. (Beneficial)

  • Appropriate tertiary qualifications (diploma or degree equivalent) in governance, policy and risk management. (Beneficial)

  • Current C Class Australian Licence

  • Full Working Rights in Australia

Please be aware that proof of COVID-19 vaccination may apply in accordance with Public Health Orders, State Health Directions and/or site-specific Health and Safety requirements.

Job Reference Number: 7396J202235792

How to Apply:

Click on the Apply button or for more information please contact:

WorkPac Principal Consultant: Brooklyn Patroni on (07) 4969 4747 or quoting the above reference number.

About WorkPac

WorkPac is Australia's leading, privately owned recruitment provider to the mining, construction, engineering, light industrial and healthcare sectors. We are proud to partner with some of the country's leading companies to deliver rewarding permanent, contract, temporary and traineeship recruitment opportunities.

At WorkPac, we recognise we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women and Indigenous people.

Job title: Governance Officer
Contract type: Full Time
Location: Northern QLD - Greater Cairns & Far North, Northern QLD
Industry: Administration Administration
Job expiry: 2022-10-14
Reference: 7396J202235792