Vacancy: Project Officer, Risk & Compliance, Catholic Education

Catholic Education Melbourne is a dynamic education service provider to 331 Catholic schools in the Archdiocese of Melbourne. More than 450 staff work across four regional offices and in its central office in East Melbourne. Employees are offered flexible working arrangements, generous salary and conditions, and the opportunity to enhance the educational outcomes of more than 150,000 students.

Working within the Analysis, Policy and Research team, the Program Officer will support Catholic Education Melbourne, the Catholic Education Commission of Victoria Ltd and schools in achieving high level school compliance with government reporting and accountability requirements, managing organisational risk and supporting effective policy and research governance.

The successful applicant will have advanced administrative skills in a multi-disciplinary role with the ability to effectively support various programs. You will possess high level computer literacy skills in the Microsoft suite of applications with the ability to produce reports, presentations, spreadsheets and databases. Your attention to detail and the ability to follow processes thoroughly, analyse and assess information and articulate options to resolve complex issues is a must.

Well-developed communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with internal and external stakeholders is essential.

A detailed position description and application requirements are available by accessing the ‘Find a Job’ link on our website at and selecting ‘CEM Staff’ as the position type.

Applicants need to provide (1) a separate statement addressing the Key Selection Criteria (2) a Cover Letter and (3) an up to date Curriculum Vitae including contact details of two referees . Applications to be forwarded, via email, to the Recruitment Officer at

Applications close: Thursday, 18 February 2016