Manager, Communications and Engagement

The Victorian Public Sector Commission plays a key role in stewardship of the public sector. It works to strengthen the efficiency, effectiveness and capability of the public sector and maintain, and advocate for, public sector professionalism and integrity. Join the Victorian Public Sector Commission and become a valued member of this innovative and high performing team. Your contribution will help shape and lead strategic government directions across Victoria.
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Department: Victorian Public Sector Commission
Work Type: Ongoing - Flexible
Job Function: Communications, Marketing and Media
Classification: VPSG6
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/1334097
Closing Date: 23-May-2018
Salary Range: $115,136 - $154,076
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: PD 049542011 - S&E - Manager_ Communications and Engagement(1).docx (Word, 119KB)

Contact: Kate Ramsay
9651 5968 or 0447 234 649

Position Details

VPS 6 Manager, Communications and Engagement, Strategy and Engagement Branch

The Manager, Communications and Engagement, is responsible for the establishment, ongoing development and delivery of internal and external stakeholder engagement strategies, including communications, to support the VPSC's delivery of key projects and objectives.

The role requires capability to proactively identify and manage issues and risks, facilitate high quality communications and stakeholder engagement activities and be highly experienced in managing multiple stakeholder interfaces in an issues-rich and complex environment.

The role is responsible for managing the Communications and Information Management team (three direct reports) including workload allocation and prioritisation, supervision and professional development of staff as required.

The role reports to the Manager, Strategy and Engagement.

 How to apply:

Applications including a cover letter with your resume, outlining your skills, knowledge and qualities that will make you a success within the VPSC are to be submitted online. To apply online, visit: and refer to VG/1334097.

Applications close at 23:59 on Wednesday 23 May 2018

Other relevant information:

A comprehensive position description is attached. For further information regarding the Victorian Public Sector Commission, please visit our website at

For enquiries regarding the position please phone the contact on the position description. If you experience difficulties in applying online, please contact HR Shared Services on 1800 039 411.

The Commission values the contribution of all employees and fair and equitable treatment of all people is integral to all activities. As such, the Commission offers reasonable adjustments for applicants with disabilities on request.

Employment of successful candidates will be subject to a National Police Check.

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