Senior Project Officer – (Temporary up to 2 to 3 years with the potential of Ongoing Employment) – Strategic Priorities & Identity – Office of the Commissioner, Sydney CBD – NSW Police Force

  • Company:
    NSW Police Force
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    2 days ago
  • Category:
  • Clerk Grade 9/10
  • Temporary up to 2 to 3 years with the potential of Ongoing Employment 
  • Sydney CBD
  • About us

    The NSW Police Force (NSWPF) is one of the largest police forces in the western world, with more than 20,000 employees, including more than 4,000 administrative employees who support the sworn officers that provide a range of law and order services 24 hours a day, seven days a week to the socially, geographically and culturally diverse community of NSW.

    Our commitment to Diversity

    The NSW Police Force is a proud employer of a diverse range of people. We are committed to reflecting the diverse community we serve and creating an inclusive and respectful workplace for all employees. Differences are embraced, contributions are valued, and everyone has a sense of connection and belonging.

    We welcome people with diverse skills, experiences, perspectives and backgrounds and encourage applications from Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander peoples, and individuals who may identify as LGBTIQ, with disability, a culturally and linguistically diverse background, and people of all ages.

    If you identify as a person with disability or require information or specific arrangements to participate in the recruitment process, please contact Sally Haydon on 04 4818 4820.

    If you identify as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander and would like assistance with your application, please contact the NSWPF Aboriginal Employment & Engagement team on (02) 9768 0644.

    About the role

    We have an opportunity for a Senior Project Officer to be part of our Strategic Priorities & Identity team. The Senior Project Officer manages and coordinates the development, implementation and evaluation of complex projects to achieve project outcomes and support the achievement of organisational objectives.

    The mission of Strategic Priorities and Identity (SPI) is to lead and develop projects, strategies and services, and provide strategic policy, operational advice and support to the Commissioner, Secretary and Government. SPI will facilitate the achievement of organisational and management objectives and serve as a focal point for all matters relating to technological capability, innovative solutions, intelligence systems and legal & transactional identity, including biometrics. SPI also promotes working systems between government agencies, liaising with senior executives across government to innovate, design, develop and implement modernised policy solutions and services for the Cluster and broader government to deliver on government priorities. 

    This is a  temporary role  and employment is either as  temporary employment  under Rule 11 of the Government Sector Employment (NSW Police Force) Rules 2017,  temporary assignment  under Rule 15 of the Government Sector Employment (NSW Police Force) Rules 2017 or a  secondment  under section 95 of the Police Act 1990 up to 3 years.

    Essential requirements

  • To be eligible for this role you must be able to apply for and obtain a Negative Vetting 1 security clearance, which requires Australian citizenship.
  • Proven experience in project management and or relevant qualification.
  • For more information on this role (e.g. key accountabilities, key challenges and capabilities required for the role), to view the role description.

    What we can offer you

    At NSWPF our people have access to a range of benefits that help balance life at work and at home. Some of the benefits available when you join the NSWPF include:

  • competitive salary;
  • flexible work options;
  • opportunity to purchase leave;
  • annual leave loading;
  • corporate wellbeing programs including seminars and the Fitness Passport;
  • free annual influenza vaccination;
  • salary packaging options via superannuation contributions or a novated vehicle lease;
  • convenient location for public transport and to shops etc; and 
  • in-house gym facilities.