Sr. Project Officer - Data Governance

Job title: Sr. Project Officer - Data Governance
Discipline: Business Support
Location: Parramatta & Western Suburbs Sydney
Contract: Contract
Salary: $40-$55/hour + Super
Salary low: 40
Salary high: 56
Contact: Rob Francis
Call: Rob
Email: email Rob
Reference: 3258685
About the Company
This NSW government agency is a major service provider who strives to deliver a more consistent and efficient experience within government. This government agency uses data and behavioural insights to drive improvements with government and providing services to NSW.  
About the Role
Provides and/or coordinates expert scientific advice, coordinates/manages multi-disciplinary projects, operates/maintains science management systems, manages outsourced activities, supports research and technical committees, and maintains contacts and networks within the cluster and with key scientific organisations
  • Researches and proposes solutions relating to a wide variety of data governance issues.
  • Liaise with a variety of internal stakeholders to understand data governance challenges, available tools, opportunities and provide advice on potential solutions.
  • Plans and coordinates project scheduling, administrative tasks, and project logistics.
  • Implement and quality control the science and technology component of environmental scanning functions, to contribute to branch/division/cluster corporate and strategic planning and initiatives.
  • Explore and identify potential new scientific alliances, collaboration, networks and funding for enhancing scientific capacity and effectiveness.
 About you
  • Relevant degree and or experience in data governance would be highly regarded.
  • Government experience highly regarded
  • Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures.
  • Techniques and methods in project and/or change management.
  • Project management skills including scoping and planning projects
  • Problem solving
  • Implementation of projects and processes
  • 3+years in Project Coordinator or similar role
  • Immediately available candidates preferred
  • Citizenship or Permanent residency required