Current opportunities

Current vacancies, including tips on how to apply, can be found at IWORKFOR.SA.gov.au


Contract Officer, Commercial Advisory (ASO3)

  • Do you have what it takes to contribute to a dynamic finance related government agency that manages industry assistance grants and loans?
  • Are you a motivated team member, have a customer centric outlook, and want to help those in business and industry?
  • Do you want to join an award winning team that promotes a collaborative team environment and develops working relationships with other government agencies?

If you have answered yes, come and join the South Australian Government Financing Authority (SAFA) team.

We are seeking a Contract Officer with a focus on customer success, particularly in providing support through government grants and loans.

SAFA provides financial support to other government agencies in South Australia, offers business advice to ensure new industry proposals are prudent for this State and deliver financial commercial leadership to industry.

The Contract Officer will develop working relationships with Contract Managers within SAFA and will also begin to develop working relationships within the Department of Treasury and Finance and other Government agencies.  The Contract Officer will also have contact with entities that request or receive financial assistance from Government.

SAFA has a positive culture, provides excellent training development and work life balance.

This role presents an opportunity for a suitable candidate to join an award winning team, with the SAFA, Commercial Advisory team recently being awarded the Department of Treasury and Finance’s ‘Make it Count’ Recognition Award for 2021.

We are committed to supporting our employees to learn, grow and achieve their full potential.

To apply visit IWorkForSA website

For more information about SAFA visit the website.

Applications close: Friday 3 June 2022 - 11:45 PM


Working at SAFA, you'll be exposed to extensive career opportunities both within the department and across the entire public sector. The good news is, should you decide to expand your horizons in another state government department, your entitlements go with you. Our department also supports the strategy in maintaining work life balance in South Australian workplaces, and offers a range of professional development opportunities and wellbeing programs to support our staff throughout their career with us.