Project Coordinator Job at ACT Government – Canberra ACT

Access Canberra is committed to delivering great regulatory outcomes and customer services to the community of the ACT and understands it is the capability and ingenuity of our workforce which determines our ability to deliver on this commitment. As part of our promise to provide quality services to the community, we are undertaking a modernisation program for one of our government critical business systems – Rego.act.

The Rego.act Modernisation program, funded by capital funding for the Digitising Government Services initiative, will focus on delivering outcomes in the following key areas:

Prioritise functions for modernisation.

Application Programming Interface (API) enablement for prioritised functions.

Multi-disciplinary approach to solution development.

Microservices deployment.

Introducing contemporary system development practices.

With that in mind, we are seeking to recruit an energetic and organised Project Coordinator who will play a key role in delivering positive outcomes by assisting the Project Manager in directing and managing the quality and progress of the projects within the program. The successful applicant will see to it that the projects adhere to frameworks and all documentations are maintained appropriately. They will effectively communicate with the project team, project sponsor, users and other stakeholders and provide administrative support as needed.

Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate (CMTEDD) supports workforce diversity and is committed to creating an inclusive workplace. As part of this commitment, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people with disability and those who identify as LGBTIQ are encouraged to apply.

Eligibility/Other Requirements:
Relevant tertiary qualifications/project management professional certifications are highly desirable.

Competency in the use of relevant Project Management tools and techniques.

Note: This is a temporary six week position whilst a recruitment for a long-term temporary engagement (12 months) is being undertaken. Touching base with the Contact Officer to discuss the duties of the position is highly recommended. This position will be moving to a new workplace designed for activity-based working (ABW). Under ABW arrangements, officers will not have a designated workstation/desk. Selection may be based on application and referee reports only. This position is available to ACT Government officers and employees only.

How to Apply: Please attach the following to your application:

Your curriculum vitae;

Names and contact details of two professional referees; and

A written pitch of no more than two pages, providing evidence of your suitability for the role. Include specific examples of your experience, including details of the context, actions you took and specific outcomes you achieved. Refer to the Position Description for further details of what is required to succeed in this position.

Applications should be submitted to the Contact Officer.


This is a temporary six week position whilst a recruitment for a long-term temporary engagement (12 months) is being undertaken.

Career interest categories:
Administration and Governance

Policy, Programs and Projects

About the Company

Company: ACT Government –

Company Location:  Canberra ACT

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