People and Culture Officer

People and Culture Officer

Job Title: People and Culture Officer
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Melbourne
Salary: Band 5 ($32 - $40 per hour plus superannuation)
Start Date: Monday 13th January
Reference: 3085529
Contact Name: Bryony Reid
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 07, 2020 09:16

Job Description

Public Sector People are currently inviting applications for the role of a People and Culture Officer to join a Council in the outer Northern suburbs.
  • 3 Months
  • Band 5
  • 38 hours a week
This position is responsible for delivering a broad range of transactional and operational people and culture functions, and providing accurate and timely advice. This position also supports the attraction and retention of a workforce to achieve Council objectives.

  • Be the first point of contact for people and culture issues, providing guidance and solutions to support effective people management and resolution of workplace issues
  • Develop relationships with internal stakeholders to achieve high quality outcomes on people and culture matters
  • Under the broad direction of the Senior People and Culture Advisor, identify issues, and develop effective procedures, action plans and responses to ensure compliance with policy and statutory obligations
  • Participate in low risk performance management meetings and discussions when required
  • Classification of position descriptions in accordance with the descriptors and criteria
  • Support recruitment and on boarding activities in accordance with the recruitment policy, including interviewing, training hiring managers, ensuring processes support non-discriminatory merit-based selection of candidates, and associated administrative activities.
You must have a passion for people and culture and a strong customer service focus.

For a confidential discussion regarding this opportunity or roles in Local Government, please contact Bryony Reid on (03) 8535 3111.