Policy Adviser

Job Details
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Department: Department of Premier & Cabinet
Work Type: Ongoing - flexible
Job Function: Policy
Classification: VPSG4
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/1421263B
Closing Date: 24-Nov-2019
Salary Range: $85,279 - $96,759
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Position Description - Policy Adviser- CSEM- VPSG4- November 2019.docx (Word, 185KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Georgina Glanfield
03 9651 1721

Position Details

This Policy Adviser vacancy is within the Emergency Management Team in the Community Security and Emergency Management Branch. As a member of the team, you will play a vital role in shaping Victoria's emergency management agenda and have an opportunity to advise on high profile emergency management policy issues at the centre of Government.

Core duties include preparing high quality policy advice and analysis for the Premier, Secretary and other senior officers across a range of emergency management issues and liaising with other Victorian Government departments and agencies to develop, influence and guide policy and project development across the emergency management sector.

To be successful in this role, you will have strong policy, analytical and communication skills, a demonstrated ability to navigate complex stakeholder relationships and thrive working in a fast-paced team environment.

The closing date for this position is midnight Sunday 24 November 2019.

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 http://careers.vic.gov.au website

All applications should include:

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

Please refer to the contact on the position description if you have any questions regarding the job vacancy.

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 and Minister for Aboriginal Affairs, Minister for Industrial Relations, Minister for Equality, Minister for Veterans, Minister for Multicultural Affairs, Minister for Women and Minister for Youth.

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 www.vic.gov.au/recruit-smarter or call 13 22 15.


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