Senior Assurance Officer

Job Title: Senior Assurance Officer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Brisbane CBD, Queensland
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 241576_1638422386
Contact Name: Vidya Sadawarte
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 10, 2021 16:13

Job Description

The primary duties of the role include:

We are looking for an individual to drive the successful delivery of the service, ensuring a consistent high quality of planning, delivery, and reporting across the service.

The ideal candidate for this role will have worked within a Gateway Review unit/assurance function, or have significant experience managing/coordinating an assurance service or managing projects within a complex project delivery environment.

The successful candidate will have:

  • A common-sense approach to service delivery with an ability to prioritise time critical actions
  • An understanding of the value of reviews and working well with key stakeholders to optimise each review
  • Significant experience in project delivery and/or working within a complex project environment.
  • Knowledge of Project, Program and Portfolio Management practices
  • Ability to apply strategic thinking and planning principles to ensure high quality consistent planning processes
  • Knowledge of Gateway Review principles
  • Experience establishing and maintaining relationships with key stakeholders utilising an internal consultancy approach.
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills including the ability to tailor to a senior executive audience.
  • Ability to analyse large volumes of information to identify risks, thematic learnings, and related recommendations for organisational continuous improvement.
  • Demonstrated experience in undertaking robust independent assurance reviews to recognise at-risk projects/programs/portfolios will be highly regarded.

This role is not a compliance auditing role but an independent assurance review role that supports successful local and organisational outcomes through high value review activities.


  • Past experience in similar role, certifications relating to assurance reviews and project delivery methodologies and frameworks

Take the next step - APPLY NOW! Or contact Vidya Sadawarte or Shipra Verma on 07 3518 3266.