Events Advisor

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Department: Sustainability Victoria
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Communications, Marketing and Media
Classification: VPSG4
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/102309E
Closing Date: 03-Oct-2022
Salary Range: $90,067 - $102,192
Job Duration: 24/01/2025
Attachments: 102309 Events Adviser_PD_26082022.pdf (PDF, 271KB)

Information for Applicants.pdf (PDF, 1.25MB)

Contact: Kathryn Smith

Position Details

VPSG-4.1 Fixed term to 24 January 2025

About the role

The Events Advisor plays a pivotal role in the coordination and delivery of SV events ensuring all events, or ones that SV partakes in, support the strategic plan and its outcomes to deliver value for the organisation.  You will work closely with SV teams to understand their needs and align them with SV's strategic priorities.

About you

You will bring your proven project management and communications skills, flair for digital and in-person events, and ability to work with diverse stakeholders and suppliers to a role that is crucial in assisting SV mobilise Victorians to create a better environment.

An effective problem solver you will be comfortable collaborating with internal and external stakeholders to achieve mutually beneficial outcomes. A team player with the energy and drive to achieve in a fast-paced dynamic working environment with the ability to visualise “big picture” impact and translate into action while contributing to an inclusive and high-performing workplace culture. 

About us

Sustainability Victoria (SV) is a trusted delivery agency of the Victorian Government and a market enabler. We are passionate about creating a future where waste is designed out of the system and products and materials stay in our economy for as long as possible.

SV recognises that flexibility is an essential part of a diverse, agile, and high performing workforce. We strive to support all employees unique working situations while ensuring that the operational and strategic needs of SV are met. 

 What next?

Applications including a resume and cover letter addressing the Key Selection Criteria are to be submitted online. All documents are to be attached as a Microsoft Office Word document. Applications not addressing the Key Selection Criteria may not be considered.

Requirements and relevant information

  • In accordance with the Australian Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation (ATAGI) guidelines in relation to COVID-19 Mandatory Vaccination (Workers) Directions you are required to be fully vaccinated and your employment with SV is subject to proof of vaccination. At 1 September 2022 this means:*

-          three doses for all employees 49 years and under

-          four doses for those aged 50+ years; and

-          optional fourth dose for those aged 30 – 49 years

*unless excepted

  • Applicants must be an Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident or hold a valid work permit or visa


If you have a disability/medical condition and require a copy of this advertisement and attached documentation in an accessible format or would like to discuss an access requirement/reasonable adjustment for the recruitment process, please contact the Recruitment Team via email or on 8656 6746.




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