APS 6/EL 1 Grants Team Leadership

First Grade Recruitment

This Commonwealth Government Department is currently seeking leadership personnel for their grants establishment team in Tuggeranaong

This Commonwealth Government Department is currently seeking leadership staff at the APS 6 and EL 1 level to join their Grants Establishment team based in Tuggeranong on an initial 3 month contract with extension possibilities.

The Grants Agreement Team works with the Department to ensure that established agreements are fit-for-purpose through preparation and population of grant agreements for funding offers to individual applicants who deliver programs. They provide a technical and enabling function providing consistent, timely and quality delivery of grant agreements.

Your responsibilities in these roles would be as follows:
  • Lead and manage a team of APS officers and contractors in the establishment of grant agreements
  • Effectively manage the establish component of a joint project between relevant parties and represent them in project governance
  • Build and maintain strong internal and external stakeholder relationships
  • Set team objectives and priorities at the operational level in a complex work environment and in line with a project plan
  • Capacity to adapt to a dynamic work environment
  • Ability to utilise data and prepare reports and briefs

The desired skills, knowledge and experience the successful applicant will possess are as follows:
  • Experience in leading and managing a team in an operational work environment
  • Experience and success in implementation of projects
  • Effective stakeholder management skills in a complex environment
  • A knowledge of grants administration and GOVGPS (FOFMS) would be an advantage

If successful you will be well rewarded with an opportunity to further your APS career with one of the Commonwealth's leading Departments, an initial 3 month contract and the possibility of further extension opportunities.

For more information, or to be considered for the positions, please send a copy of an up to date CV to Dan at First Grade on daniel.wilson@firstgrade.com.au