IFAM Compliance Manager (BB-8E7F5)

Found in: Neuvoo AU

The Australian Trade and Investment Commission – Austrade – is Australia’s leading trade and investment agency.We are experts in connecting Australian businesses to the world and the world to Australian businesses. We have a proud history of helping Australian businesses pursue their global ambitions and have the power to open doors, unlock opportunities and help Australian businesses go further, faster. We help attract game-changing investment to Australia, to support new industries, enhance existing ones and bolster our world-class research and development – strengthening global supply chains, creating local jobs and boosting the economy. With over 80 offices around the world, our experts in Australia and abroad collaborate to provide the best ‘in-country’ advice. Our diverse team, consisting of country experts, industry specialists, and trade and investment analysts, provides clients with actionable macro and micro insights. From trade and investment processes to protocols and regulation - we help Australian businesses, big or small, navigate complex overseas markets and make it easier for them to go global. At the same time, our advice, contacts and support at every step, reduce the commercial risk of exporting to overseas markets. And, our work continues. At a time of increasing global uncertainty, we are transforming our services, to help ensure Australia’s growth and a global future for all. Austrade offers exciting careers both in Australia and overseas. Here are some key reasons why you might choose to work for Austrade: - Interesting work supporting Australia's trade and investment development - Networking with people from all over the world- Opportunities for overseas travel and postings- Career opportunities within Austrade and the broader Australian Public Service

The International Freight Assistance Mechanism (IFAM) is an initiative that forms part of the broader Australian Government’s COVID-19 Relief and Recovery Package. Its goal is to help restore airfreight capacity through the COVID-19 pandemic, including airfreight supply for Australian agricultural exporters to key overseas markets, as well as return flights bringing back vital medical supplies, medicines and equipment of national interest. Austrade is the lead agency for this mechanism working with a number of federal government departments.

The Compliance Manager is part of the IFAM Commercial and Finance team responsible for delivering the IFAM grants program.

This employment opportunity is for a period of 6 months and may be extended to 12 months.

  • Responsibility for the development and delivery of the IFAM compliance plan with a focus on identified key risks associated with the management of the IFAM grant program
  • Assess IFAM grant applications and payment requests, ensuring grant recipients are compliant with the conditions included in the IFAM grant agreement.
  • Grant recipient engagement – engage with grant recipients to request documentation as evidence of compliance with their IFAM grant application and highlight any areas of compliance concern and actions to resolve directly with grant recipient.
  • Use resources to confirm grant compliance including Airway Bills, Australian Border Force Customs data and other relevant freight and airline information.
  • Collaborate with the Commercial and Financial Team and the Data Cluster Team to develop reports in Microsoft Excel and Power BI.
  • Provide advice on emerging compliance issues and prepare briefing information for inclusion in executive updates.
  • Prepare a weekly report to the Commercial and Financial Team detailing compliance activities and results, including key areas of focus, compliance issues identified and recommendations to improve compliance (mitigation and management activities).

  • Australian citizenship – our successful candidate must be an Australian citizen.

    Security clearance – our successful candidate will be subject to a number of vetting processes, including holding an active baseline security clearance level prior to appointment.

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    location_onSydney, Australia

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