First listed on: 26 June 2020
Payment Assurance Officer 

$67,100.00 to $73,256.00
Dudley Park, SA

The Role

The Pricing and Cost Assurance Team provides pricing and cost support to all areas of the Future Submarine Program including cost modelling, internal reviews, cost audits, budget management, invoice assurance and other assessment, assurance and cost estimation activities. This is a new team which is establishing itself within the program with lots of opportunity to grow and develop. It's a fast paced, challenging environment where complex issues are solved with innovation, teamwork and expertise.

As a Payment Assurance Officer, you'll play a vital role in undertaking the accounts payable requirements of the Future Submarine Program, including registration, validation and approval of invoices for payment. You'll also raise and administer purchase orders, conduct simple procurements and provide cost and payment support to the Team Lead.

About the Team

The Australian Government is laying the foundations for a nationwide naval shipbuilding enterprise to support the implementation of the Naval Shipbuilding Plan. The Plan outlines the Australian Governments vision for the Australian naval shipbuilding enterprise and the significant investment required in coming decades. Submarines are a unique Defence capability and play an essential role in supporting Australia’s maritime security, and your work within the program, by engaging with Navy and Industry suppliers will ensure that Navy has an enduring and potent Submarine capability.

In addition to being involved in building Australia's future naval fleet, at FSP, you will enjoy Australian Public Service conditions which include an attractive salary package and flexible, family-friendly working arrangements. Our staff have access to flexible working hours with opportunities for part-time and home-based work. Defence provides a superannuation contribution of 15.4 per cent, higher than most industries, with the opportunity for you to make additional personal contributions.

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Our Ideal Candidate

Our ideal candidate is a team player who values relationships and has a positive attitude to change. They work well under pressure in a fast paced environment, possess good customer service and communication skills and pay close attention to detail.

Application Closing Date: 10 July 2020

For further information please review the job information pack, reference CASG/02706/20 on


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