First listed on: 09 July 2020

Governance & Compliance Officer

Exciting Opportunity in Ballarat!

Up to $96,365.05 pa plus Super

Fixed-Term (to 9/7/2021) full-time

Central Highlands Water is a major regional employer, and we want you to join us!

At CHW we provide drinking water, sewerage, trade waste and recycled water services to residents and businesses in the Central Highlands region of Victoria. We are a public sector employer with a proud history spanning more than 150 years, of supporting regional prosperity through service excellence.

In everything we do, we strive to make a real difference to the lives of the people and communities we serve, and we share a common goal of making Ballarat and the Central Highlands region a great place to live.

About us

At CHW, we understand that you spend a lot of time at work so we focus on making your time with us as enjoyable and rewarding as we possibly can. We are a great bunch of people that are passionate about what we do.

We offer stable, secure employment in a fun and supportive environment. We also offer a huge range of employee benefits like flexible working arrangements, RDOs, generous Leave options, ongoing professional development, a health and wellbeing program, and much more.

The Role

Our Risk and Governance team is responsible for ensuring the integration of risk management thinking into decision-making across the business. This is achieved through protocols, procedures and frameworks that ensure we are aware of the risks, and manage them efficiently and effectively, whilst ensuring compliance with statutory and regulatory requirements.

The Risk & Governance team is a close-knit group who support each other, and the business, to ensure risk, compliance and governance is at the front of all our team members’ minds. 

You will be responsible for:

  • administering Central Highlands Water’s compliance and risk management function and databases;
  • providing oversight to the Contractor Management System; and
  • reporting regularly on key business functions to senior management.

About you

You will be a dedicated governance and compliance professional that is passionate about the positive effect your function can have on the customer experience.

If you’ve got:

  • Tertiary qualifications (diploma minimum) in a relevant field (ie. Governance, risk, law etc.) and/or a minimum of five (5) years’ relevant work experience;
  • Extensive experience in systems administration and digital technologies, including a demonstrated commitment to continuous improvement in tools and processes;
  • Relevant experience in compliance, risk management and system administration;
  • A high level of computer competency utilising a range of business applications; and
  • Great interpersonal skills to build positive working relationships and rapport with customers and stakeholders ….

We’d love to hear from you! Click on APPLY NOW to be redirected to our website and attach your CV. While you are on our website, take a look around. You won’t be disappointed!

Download a copy of the Position Description

Applications close 9:00am, Monday 27 July 2020.

Got Questions?

Contact Brenda Wong via email or call direct on 0401411900.

Central Highlands Water is proud to be an inclusive and an equal opportunity employer.

We offer a range of flexible work arrangements and people of all abilities and backgrounds are encouraged to apply.

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