APS5 Fraud Investigator

Posted 08 July 2024
Salary$55.24 per hour
LocationSurry Hills
Job type Contract
DisciplineGovernment FederalLegal

Job description

  • Federal Government opportunities in Surry Hills
  • 12 months Contract, with possible extension
  • APS5 - $55.24 per hour + super
  • Hybrid work arrangement
  • Weekly Pay
The Organisation:

This Government body works with people with disability, providers, and the community to deliver nationally consistent, responsive, and effective regulation of service providers. They seek to uphold the rights of, and promote the health, safety, and wellbeing of people with disability receiving supports or services.

The Role:

The APS5 Fraud Investigator is accountable for organising their workflow and making independent decisions relating to an area of responsibility. The position will be required to provide policy advice within an area of specialisation with advice based on policies and legislation.
Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:
  • Conduct criminal investigations following Agency and Australian Government standards.
  • Conduct interviews, prepare statements, and manage evidential material.
  • Assist in preparing cases and briefs of evidence for referral to authorities.
  • Represent the Agency in criminal and civil courts.
  • Analysing, processing information and producing accurate and informative reports.
  • Assisting with the execution of search warrants, which may require domestic air travel and working extended hours including overnight stays.
The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate the following:
  • Certificate IV in Government Investigations or equivalent
  • Strong interpersonal skills; capable of team and independent work
  • Experience in interviews, statement preparation, and evidence management
  • Analytical skills for accurate report production
  • Collaboration with partner agencies
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and Excel
  • Willingness for domestic travel, overnight stays, and extended hours
  • Ability to obtain and maintain "Negative Vetting Level 1" security clearance
  • Desirable: court evidence presentation and brief preparation experience
To Apply:
In order to be considered applicants are required to hold an Australian Citizenship.
If this sounds like the role for you, please submit an updated copy of your resume in MS Word format by hitting APPLY NOW or call Ankita on 02 9200 3683 for more information.

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