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Assessment Officer

Published on 7 Jan 2021

Applications close 9:00 am, Thursday 28 January 2021

$72,135 - $75,616 p.a. (ASO4)
Contract appointment and merit list for up to 12 months

Working in the high-performing Office for Public Integrity, the Assessment Officer plays a critical role in supporting the Independent Commissioner Against Corruption preserve integrity in South Australian public administration.

Utilising highly developed communication skills and liaising with a range of stakeholders, the Assessment Officer gathers and interprets information to assess complaints and reports, making recommendations about appropriate actions to the Principal Assessment Officer, Manager Assessments and Commissioner.

The Assessment Officer also monitors and reviews assessments of complaints and reports about police conduct made by SA Police to make recommendations to the Manager Assessments regarding consultation with SA Police.

The Independent Commissioner Against Corruption is committed to gender, cultural and linguistic diversity, and encourages applicants from all backgrounds.


To be successful in the role you must be able to demonstrate:

  • Tertiary qualifications in law.
  • Proven experience in dealing with the public, specifically through interviewing, interpreting and assessing information received.
  • An ability to exercise judgement to make recommendations in accordance with legislation.

Special conditions

Applicants may be required to undergo psychometric profiling. 

Shortlisted applicants will be required to complete a statutory declaration verifying their statement of claims.

Any offer of employment will be subject to a satisfactory security and integrity assessment and evidence of Australian citizenship or permanent residency.

How to apply

Apply online before the closing date and include:

  • A letter of application no more than three pages, with a minimum 10 point font, demonstrating how you meet the essential selection criteria set out in the job and person specification (personal qualities can be addressed as one criterion).
  • A resume outlining your relevant experience and aptitude for the position.

Apply online


Further information

Fiona Gowen, Manager Business Services
08 8207 1907

Applications close

9:00 am, Thursday, 28 January 2021