Senior Project Officer (2 positions)

The Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions (DJPR) was established on 1 January 2019 to ensure Victoria's strong economic performance by growing industries and regions. Here at DJPR, we're making sure Victoria's economy benefits all Victorians by creating more jobs for more people, building thriving places and regions and nurturing inclusive communities.

We are committed to building a culture where we say 'yes' to flexible work arrangements, provide personal and professional development programs and support ways of working that help employees balance work and life.

The department is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applicants from a diverse range of backgrounds.

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Department: Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Projects
Classification: VPSG5
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/026163
Closing Date: 23-Jul-2019
Salary Range: $98,396 - $119,052
Job Duration: 12 Months
Attachments: VPS5 Senior Project Officer - Suburban Revitalisation PD June 2019.docx (Word, 116KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Melanie Zuberman
03 9948 8546

Position Details

Senior Project Officer (2 positions available)

  • $98,396 - $119,052 (Plus Superannuation)
  • Fixed Term 12 Months 
  • Usual hours of work: Full Time (flexibility may be available)
  • Usual work location: 2 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne (flexibility may be available)

The positions of Senior Project Officer form a part of the Suburban Revitalisation branch within the Precincts and Suburbs group.

The Senior Project Officer provides high-level planning and management guidance to facilitate the delivery of exciting urban revitalisation projects across Melbourne's established suburbs working closely with government agencies, local government and key stakeholders to enhance the liveability and prosperity of selected metropolitan centres.

To be successful in this role you will have proven experience in developing and managing urban revitalisation and community development projects. Strong negotiation and facilitation skills are vital for this role.  Are you highly motivated and enjoy building and developing effective stakeholder relationships? 

If so, this may be the role for you…

For a confidential discussion, please call Melanie Zuberman on 9948 8546.

Successful candidates will be required to undergo a National Police Records Check prior to commencing employment with the Department.

For further information on the position, please see the attached position description.  To apply, please click the ‘Apply Now' button below.

Applications close at midnight on 23 July 2019.

Please note:  When submitting your application online, there will be questions pertaining to a number of the position's Key Selection Criteria to which you are required to respond. The generic online form may ask you to provide the responses to all of the KSC. At this step in the on-line process, please only upload your resume and cover letter (there is NO requirement to address all of the KSC) and move on to the last screen where you will be asked to submit responses to the specific questions only". Complete these specific questions to complete your application.


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