Freedom of Information Officer
Closes: 09 December 2019
Classification: Administrative Services Officer Class 6
Salary: $84,257 - $96,430
Position No: 36177
Directorate: Community Services
Advertised (Gazettal date): 02 December 2019
Contact Officer: Tracy Chester on
(02) 6205 0469
Details: Community Services Directorate (CSD) is seeking an experienced Freedom of Information Officer (FOI) for Its Legal and Coordination Unit. This position is responsible for preparing responses to access applications under the Freedom of Information Act 2016 by maintaining a high level of confidentiality in all aspects of work. CSD is an inclusive employer where all people are respected and valued for their contribution. We strongly encourage and welcome applications from Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, People with Disability, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, veterans, mature age workers and lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex and queer (LGBTIQ) people.
Eligibility/Other Requirements: Experience with understanding and interpreting legislation and high-level experience in FOI matters.
Note: This is a temporary position available until 30 June 2020 with possibility of extension up to 12 months. Applicant may be selected from application and Referee reports only.
How to Apply: Expressions of Interest are sought from potential candidates and should include a supporting statement of no more than 2-3 pages outlining their experience and/or ability against the Selection Criteria focusing on FOI experience.
Applications should be submitted via the Apply Now button below.
This is a temporary position available until 30 June 2020 with possibility of extension up to 12 months.