Manage the administration, response and reporting for access applications made to the Department under the GIPA Act for a leading Government Department for 6 months.
This leading Government Department is seeking a Senior GIPA & Privacy Officer for a 6 month contract, based in Parramatta. In this role you will be responsible for managing the administration, response and reporting for access applications made to the Department under the Government Information (Public Access) Act.
Manage GIPA enquiries by mail, email and telephone as the central point of contact.
Negotiate with applicants as required on the scope of their request and determine applicable processing charges.
Conduct third-party consultation with external parties as required, to ascertain any objections to the release of information for which third parties have an interest.
Make determinations on the release of information in accordance with the provisions of the GIPA Act, including applying the public interest test to balance the considerations in favour of and against the release of information.