Freedom of Information & Privacy Officer (Temp)

Job Title Freedom of Information & Privacy Officer (Temp)
Reference ID 9717371301
Category Compliance
Location MOUNT GAMBIER, SA, 5290
Job Type Labour Hire/Temp
Salary Award
Contact Person Receptionist
Phone 08 8724 8577
Closing Date -

Jobsearch - Position Vacant - Freedom of Information & Privacy Officer (Temp)

A Health Department in Mount Gambier is seeking an experienced Freedom of information & Privacy Officer to actively participate as a supportive member of the Department by being responsible for all request made in accordance with the Freedom of information Act.  Position is short term for approx. 6 month placement.

Duties will include:                 

  • Manage all freedom of information requests regarding access to documents and amendments/ annotation of personal records.
  • Assist with responses to warrants and other compulsive notice and request for information under the national Laws
  • Recommend solutions or alternative courses of action within organizational policies and procedures
  • Manage the daily operations
  • Maintain a database of all FOI and privacy requests


  • Tertiary qualification in governance / compliance /legal or business-related discipline
  • Previous experience in a similar role
  • Demonstrated experience in processing Freedom of information and privacy legislation/requirement and the ability to interpret and apply to this
  • Team player with a can do attitude ability to collaborate and excellent relationship building skills

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted directly.