Senior Project Officer

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The role 
Reporting to the Manager, Operational Management Team, you will lead the BreastScreen Queensland data service team to provide high quality, computer-based health related data and information services. You will also:

  • Analyse and document functional data and system requirements and technical specifications for the BreastScreen Queensland Register and participate in related testing
  • Collaborate with a wide range of internal and external stakeholders
  • Provide high quality data collection and management advice and support
  • Oversee the operation of the BreastScreen Queensland State-wide coordinated reading model

The successful person
The successful candidate will be:

  • Experienced in managing the delivery of high quality data service delivery with practical working knowledge of health terminologies, health data standards and code sets
  • An effective negotiator and problem solver, with high level verbal and written communication skills
  • A credible data collection and management advisor, with proven practical abilities in specialised health application software products and associated ICT tools (such as SQL) to interrogate, query and modify data
  • A collaborative and capable team leader, able to motivate and develop staff to perform at a high level

About us
The Department of Health is responsible for the overall management of the public health system in Queensland.  We are an organisation that strongly believes in the need to work with people who value the goals of our organisation and who will thrive in our workplace.  Working at the Department of Health is about making a difference.

The Prevention Division leads and sets direction for improving the health of the people of Queensland through the prevention of disease, protection of health and promotion of wellbeing.

This role is located within the Preventive Health Branch which has two key areas of responsibility – Cancer Screening and Health and Wellbeing. Staff develop strategy, policy, and programs related to population cancer screening, health promotion and chronic disease prevention. Staff also provide valuable public health epidemiology monitoring and reporting functions, as well as managing the security, confidentiality and accuracy of public health data and the maintenance of critical screening information systems.

Benefits of working with the Department of Health
By joining the Department of Health you will work within a fast-paced, challenging and supportive environment where every employee plays a critical role in our ongoing success.  You will enjoy a variety of benefits, including:

  • Competitive salary + generous superannuation and leave loading
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Diverse work culture
  • Career training and development

To apply for this exciting opportunity, please submit your resume and a cover letter (maximum 2 pages) outlining your skills and experience relevant for this role.

18 August 2019
Location: Australia Queensland Brisbane - North
Work type:
Healthcare and Medical
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.

Only direct applications will be considered.

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