Compliance Officer

Compliance Officer

Job Title: Compliance Officer
Contract Type: Fixed Term/ Temp
Location: Sydney, New South Wales
Salary: AU$40.00 - AU$45.00 per hour + Super
Reference: RM48213_1597732300
Contact Name: Rachael Musgrave
Contact Email: rachael@empiregroup.careers
Job Published: August 18, 2020 16:31

Job Description

  • 6 month contract with potential for further 6months
  • Located in Penrith
  • Start ASAP

The Role

Our client is seeking suitable candidates for an APS4 Compliance Officer. This position is for 6 months and is based at their Penrith Office. There is a potential option to extend for a further 6 months (depending on performance).

Besides having great general knowledge of the Compliance role and functions of the Commission your duties will include:

  • Assist Providers with understanding of obligations
  • Ensure COS files are updated and ARC files are created and updated and records maintained as matters progress
  • Demonstrate sound understanding of the Compliance function that contributes to team goals
  • Research and analyse any breaches of legislative requirements to create a response
  • Provide advice and education to stakeholders on regulatory and compliance issues
  • Proactively manages own workload within Commission's standard procedures, ensuring matters that require escalation or priority are brought to the attention of Senior Compliance Officer/Assistant Director
  • Produce high quality reports
  • Participate in compliance education and marketing campaigns working with Providers and other stakeholders regarding legislative requirements


To be suitable for this opportunity, apart from possessing the required and specific experience, you will have a professional and flexible attitude, be self-motivated and resilient, have strong communication skills (both written and verbal), ability to prioritise, take initiative and to work autonomously.

Our ideal candidate will also have:

  • An understanding of the NDIS Quality and Safeguarding Framework and the NDIS Act.
  • Live experience of disability or demonstrated understanding of disability services in a State or Territory Government context would be an advantage.
  • Relevant tertiary qualifications.

Applicants also must be able to establish their background as checkable to be considered eligible for a security clearance. This includes:

  • hold Australian citizenship
  • be willing to undergo an Australian Federal Police check
  • be willing and eligible to obtain a security clearance to the level applicable to the position.

For a confidential discussion regarding this role or to explore other career opportunities please contact:

Rachael Musgrave
Ref No: RM48213
Email: rachael.musgrave@empiregroup.com.au
Phone: (07) 3231 1207

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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