Recovery Funding Coordinator (002453)

  • Tasmania Government
  • Australia, Tas
  • May 9, 2022
Maths Flexible - Fixed Term

Job Description:

Having a diverse workforce that represents the wider Tasmanian community is very important to us and we actively encourage applications from people with disabilities, from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, people who may identify as LGBTQI+, and all genders. We also recognise the value, unique skills and knowledge that Aboriginal employees bring to the workplace and welcome and encourage applications from Aboriginal people.

We support reasonable adjustment requests in any stage of the assessment process to remove barriers and facilitate full participation in all aspects of employment for applicants. If you have individual requirements that need to be accommodated in order to participate in an interview or recruitment activity, please inform the contact person listed for this vacancy.

We understand that people have different needs to manage their work and life and to support people we embrace the benefits of flexible working arrangements. Talk to us about how this could work for you.

Period of Appointment

ASAP to 12 months

Hours per fortnight

Up to 73.5 hours - flexible options available.


  1. Liaise, consult and negotiate with all tiers of government, private enterprise and community organisations in relation to the DRFA and related policies and processes, including providing high level advice on eligibility.
  2. Coordinate the collection of relevant data to support DRFA reporting obligations including preparation and verification of whole of government financial reports and financial assistance claims.
  3. Undertake analytical, research and administrative work to support recovery funding policy and programs.
  4. Prepare correspondence, reports, briefing notes, plans, policies and other documentation as appropriate, including Ministerial and Cabinet documentation, in relation to recovery funding arrangements and other security and emergency management issues as required.
  5. Represent the Office on state-based and national working groups and policy forums as required.
  6. Support arrangements for response to and recovery from emergencies as required, including supporting the operation of the State Control Centre.
  7. Undertake other duties as required to support the Office to carry out its role and functions.

Essential Requirements

As a result of a risk assessment process, the Head of Agency gave consideration to where vaccination is a necessary control to protect the health and safety of workers and the community. Therefore, it’s been determined that prior to appointment to these duties, a person to is to provide evidence that they are vaccinated against the disease known as COVID-19.

Desirable Requirements

Tertiary qualifications in a relevant discipline or research experience to a similar level.

Capacity to obtain a national security clearance.

Download the Statement of Duties and any Associated Documents

(image) SOD Recovery Funding Coordinator - 002453.docx

(image) SOD Recovery Funding Coordinator - 002453.pdf

(image) Short Application - FAQs.DOCX

(image) Short Application - FAQs.pdf

How to apply

Electronic submission of application is preferred, please click the blue 'Apply Now' button.

You will be prompted to complete a 1-2 page short application outlining your experience, skills and knowledge as they relate to the Statement of Duties and a resume.

Please note that we do not require a separate statement addressing the selection criteria.

If you have any difficulty uploading your application, please contact us prior to the closing date on (03) 6270 5607 or (03) 6270 5599.

For more information

Chris Heard
Principal Policy Officer
Phone: (03) 6232 7012