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Risk Management Officer

Risk Management Officer

Job Title: Risk Management Officer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne
Reference: 3303043
Contact Name: Paul Gleeson
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 23, 2021 13:47

Job Description

This progressive Local Council is seeking a suitably qualified and experienced professional to join the Governance Department as Risk Management Officer.

Reporting to the Risk Coordinator, you will be responsible for ensuring that the organisation is compliant with its obligations under the Local Government Act 2020, Local Government Act 1989, Local Government regulations and other relevant legislation.

Management experience in the main functional elements of this position are:-
  • Risk Management
  • Freedom of Information and Privacy
  • Legislative compliance
  • Insurance
  • Audit and Risk Committee, and;
  • Service delivery standards and continuous improvement frameworks.
You will have tertiary qualifications in Risk Management, Business Management, Law or a related discipline or a willingness to progress towards a formal qualification, and experience in leading corporate based governance, compliance and risk management. 

You will have sound verbal and written communication skills; with the ability to write reports and confidence to present to Council, excellent customer support skills, desire to achieve results and the ability to gain co-operation and assistance from other staff within the organisation. 

The position is full time, and based at our main office in Leongatha (with ability to work remotely if required due to COVID19 risks and restrictions). 

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