Department of Employment Careers – Senior Data Officer

Website DESE

Job Description:

The Office of the Chief Data Officer team, within the Data and Analytics Branch, is responsible for promoting, delivering and reporting on data management across the department. The team has a central function to lead and deliver the department’s Data Strategy which has six focus areas: culture, staff capability, governance, data asset discovery, data sharing and release and infrastructure.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Assisting with developing a range of reports that present data and evidence in a way that is readable and digestible for our key stakeholders, both internal and external.
  • Producing briefs, minutes and reports to a high standard.
  • Assisting with initiatives to build organisational capability to manage and use data effectively.
  • Building and maintaining effective working relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Undertaking qualitative research for the purpose of establishing data management practices and data initiatives in the department.
  • Conveying a positive and professional image of DESE and modelling the expected behaviours of the APS Code of Conduct and APS Values.

Job Requirements:

  • Understanding of the way data can be used to inform departmental priorities.
  • Good conceptual, analytical and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Ability to see projects through to completion, and work with a diverse range of people, in an equitable, participative, and consultative manner to achieve organisational goals.
  • Demonstrated self-awareness, professionalism, integrity, and a commitment to Australian Public Service code of conduct values.
  • Previous work experience or training in a data related field such as data management, data analysis, data visualisation or research is desirable.

Job Details:

Company: DESE

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Canberra, Australia

Application Deadline: N/A

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