Data Analyst

First Grade Recruitment

Major Federal Government department seeking a Data Analyst with experience in program or project management.

Location: Canberra, ACT
Contract length: 14/12/2020 (approx. start date) to 14/05/2021
Salary: Circa $55 - $65 + super / hour
Level: APS6

About the Opportunity:
This major Federal Government Department is seeking a Data Analyst at the APS6 level to join the Assurance Activities Team.

The Data Analyst will work as part of a team to deliver assurance activities across employment services.

About the Role:
Key responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

• Managing and taking responsibility for individual projects
and work plans, detailing measurable milestones and
• Contribute to a variety of projects, working collaboratively
with key internal stakeholders
• Monitoring project and work progress
• Managing competing priorities within strict timeframes
• Undertaking and writing analysis on assurance activities,
and preparing recommendations for decision makers
• Developing assurance guidance material, policies and
processes, and sharing of lessons learnt to drive
continuous improvement.

About You:
The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate the following
capabilities/experience and/or qualifications:

• Well organised
• Possess outstanding communication skills
• Exercise sound judgement
• High attention for detail
• Ideally have experience in program or project
• Ability to work in a dynamic environment, delivering high
quality work in tight timeframes, both collaboratively and
• Intellectual curiosity, with an ability to analyse and draw
conclusions from a range of information sources to
provide comprehensive and evidenced proposals and
• Ability to build rapport and share information effectively
with a range of stakeholders
• Strong project management and organisational skills.

About Us:
First Grade Recruitment is one of Australia's leading Indigenous owned and Supply Nation certified consultancies, with long-standing clients across Federal, State and Local Government, and the Private Sector. 

We're committed to building a diverse and inclusive workforce and we encourage applications from people of all cultures and backgrounds.

We look forward to receiving your application!