Senior Digital Policy Officer

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Department: Department of Premier & Cabinet
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Policy
Classification: VPSG5
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/1357208A
Closing Date: 22-Oct-2018
Salary Range: $95,275 - $115,276
Job Duration: to 30 June 2020
Attachments: Position Description - VPS5 Senior Digital Policy Officer - October 2018.docx (Word, 185KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Max Towns
0438 552 464

Position Details

An exciting Senior Digital Policy Officer role exists within the Digital, Design and Innovation team

The Department of Premier and Cabinet is leading the delivery of a range of whole of Victorian government digital projects that will transform the way the Victorian Public Service operates and engages with the community.

We are looking for an exceptional, outcomes focussed performer with experience in providing high profile analysis and program advice, and leading and/or supporting the delivery of complex, technical and fast moving government projects.

The key policy areas of focus for this position will be the delivery of critical capability building projects that improve the way government shares and utilises its data to improve operations and service delivery, including how it engages with the community through the use of open data.

The closing date for this position is Monday, 22 October 2018.

This position is only open to applicants with relevant rights to work in Australia.

How to apply:

Apply before the advertised closing date via the website

All applications should include:

  • a resume
  • a cover letter which addresses the key selection criteria (within three pages)

Other relevant information:

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

DPC actively promotes diversity, inclusion and an equal opportunity workplace. We welcome applicants from all diverse backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and people with disabilities. All roles at DPC can be worked flexibly, however it may differ from role to role. We work for the people of Victoria by helping the government achieve its strategic objectives. We do this by supporting the Premier, Deputy Premier, Special Minister of State, the Ministers for Aboriginal Affairs, Equality, Multicultural Affairs and Veterans, as well as the Cabinet.

DPC is proud to participate in Recruit Smarter, an initiative of the Victorian Government to address unconscious bias in recruitment practices. For more information on Recruit Smarter, please visit or call 13 22 15.

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