Government of South Australia
Department of Treasury and Finance
Job reference: 434363
Location: 5000 - ADELAIDE
Job status: Short Term Contract
Eligibility: Open to Everyone
The South Australian Government provides industry assistance in the form of grants and loans to businesses within the State. SAFA administers the financial support for these government grants and loans.
Job Description: The Contract Officer is accountable to the Manager, Commercial Advisory for providing administrative and analytical support to Contract Managers responsible for advising on, and managing, industry assistance contracts between the South Australian Government and businesses consistent with the State’s economic development objectives.
The Contract Officer reports to a senior member of the Commercial Advisory Division as determined by the Manager, Commercial Advisory. The Contract Officer will develop working relationships with Contract Managers within SAFA. The Contract Officer will also begin to develop working relationships within the Department of Treasury and Finance and other areas of Government. The Contract Officer will also have contact with entities that request or receive financial assistance from Government.
Essential Requirements: Degree in accounting, finance, economics or comparative qualification in a related field.
Special conditions: This position is a term contract up to 12 months. Some out of hours work and intrastate and interstate travel may be required. The incumbent will be required to participate in the Departmental Performance Management Program. The incumbent may be required to be assigned to other positions at the same remuneration level across the department. The successful applicant will be required to undertake a General Probity Screening Check.
Remuneration: ASO3 ($63,681 - $67,868 pa).
Application Instructions: All applications are to be submitted online by clicking on 'Apply' and following the instructions. Please include a current CV (with two referees) and cover letter (2 pages) addressing the essential requirements of the Job & Person Specification. All applicants should also complete the “Pre-Employment Declaration in the SA Public Sector” form.
Enquiries: Brad Weidenhofer (Manager, Commercial Advisory), email: [email protected] Website: www.safa.sa.gov.au.
The Department of Treasury and Finance actively promote flexible working arrangements, and is committed to having at least 50% of interviewees for each role being women. At DTF we value and encourage diversity within our workforce, to help us reflect the community we serve.
Applications close: 17/05/2021 5:00 PM