Workforce Planning Projects Officer Job at Department of Finance – Canberra ACT

Business Enabling Services Group / Corporate Services Division / Human Resources Branch

APS 6 ($86,513 – $105,587) | Ongoing | Full-time & Part-time

Canberra, ACT


The HR Branch supports the Department’s workforce with strategic and operational human resource issues such as pay and entitlements, recruitment activities and HR policy.

The Workforce Planning & Reporting team is responsible for providing strategic advice to the Department in line with the Finance Workforce Strategy. We are responsible for the provision of high quality, accurate and relevant workforce reports to support and inform organisational workforce decisions. This includes the contributing to the preparation and compilation of statutory reporting requirements, as well as other Department-level activities such as Senate Estimates.


Do you have an understanding of workforce planning and analytics? Are you a good project manager? Are you client focused and a problem solver? Looking to step on a career path where you will build your workforce planning skills?

The HR Workforce Planning and Reporting team are looking for an APS6 Workforce Planning Projects Officer.

In this role, you will work closely with the EL1 Assistant Director in the Workforce Planning and Reporting team to deliver a range of projects identified in our current Workforce Strategy. You will engage with the business on the delivery of these projects and support monitoring of progress against our Workforce Strategy Action Plan through analysis of workforce data.


For detailed information about this role, including the job specific capabilities, please refer to the downloadable job pack, which can be accessed by clicking the hyperlink at the bottom of this page.


Under section 22(8) of the Public Service Act 1999, employees must be Australian citizens to be employed in the Australian Public Service (APS) unless the Agency Head has agreed otherwise, in writing.

Successful applicants will be required to undergo the process to obtain and maintain, or continue to hold the required security clearance level for the role as indicated in the downloadable job pack. All Finance staff are required to have a minimum baseline security clearance prior to commencement.


For questions relating to the online lodgement of your application, please email the Recruitment team via [email protected] or call (02) 6215 1717 between 8:30am – 5:00pm AEDT Monday to Friday.

For specific questions relating to this job vacancy, please refer to the details on the contact officer located in the downloadable job pack.

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Company: Department of Finance –

Company Location:  Canberra ACT

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