APS 4 Budget Management Support Planner

Posted 08 July 2024
Salary$43.82 per hour
Job type Full time
DisciplineGovernment FederalGovernment Local

Job description

APS 4 Budget Management Support Planner
  • APS 4 $43.82 Hourly Rate / + Super
  • Deakin, ACT
  • 12-month contract (possible extension)
About the client
The role will apply well established policy, principles, practices and procedures to achieve outcomes that supports and contributes to the agencies. The position provides operational and administrative support that is informed and directed by sound knowledge in service delivery areas and undertakes some research and analysis activities.

Duties of APS 4
  • Analysing participant records using a range of policies, practice guidance and legislation to make funding decisions in relation to participant plans to help reduce overspending
  • Working with participants and their representatives via telephone communication, to identify current circumstances and spending patterns
  • High quality record keeping, including competency with IT systems, adhering to process guidelines and standard operating procedures
  • Research and review decisions and manage moderately complex cases with the assistance of staff at higher classification level
  • Completing administrative and data entry tasks relating to participants
  • Contributing to the achievement of key performance indicators, including planning targets
  • Key skills required include communication and interpersonal skills
Key Skills
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills (written and verbal)
  • Ability to manage difficult conversations
  • Competent IT and data analytical skills
  • Time management and ability to prioritise and manage workload
  • Work independently but also able to work effectively in a team
  • Ability to manage multiple participant records at once
  • Must be able to work from office during training period
Application Requirements 
  • Applicants must hold Australian citizenship.
  • Applications close on 17/07/24.
  • Agency background checks.
If you feel you are a suitable candidate submit your application by hitting ‘Apply for this job’. Alternatively, contact Mishael Solomon on 02 6162 7317 or email via MSolomon@dfp.com.au for further discussion.

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