Team Leader Engagement Content & Capacity

• Located at CFA Headquarters, Burwood East

• Free on-site parking

• Fixed Term, Full Time up to 31 December 2021

• $117,580 pa (plus 9.50% super)

• Flexible working options available

• Work with a supportive, inclusive team, making a positive difference to the safety of Victorians
Job Details
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Department: Country Fire Authority
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Community Services
Classification: See Advertisement
Work Location: Burwood East
Reference: VG/1443136
Closing Date: 02-Feb-2020
Salary Range: See Advertisement
Job Duration: Up To 31.12.2021
Attachments: TLeader Engage Content & Capacity - 2018-05.pdf (PDF, 63KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Karen Enbom
(03) 9262 8402

Position Details

The Country Fire Authority (CFA) is one of the world's largest, and most highly regarded community-based emergency services organisations. We respond to fire and other emergencies 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Whilst our firefighters are the cornerstone of CFA services, what goes on behind the scenes is just as important in helping to protect lives and property.

CFA's Community Engagement team drives and oversees a range of initiatives with the ultimate aim of leading and supporting engagement for safer communities.

The Team Leader Engagement Content and Capacity plays a key role in managing and driving change in building the engagement capability of our members, as well as creating and maintaining CFA's community engagement messaging, content and publications.

The position has an ‘internal engagement' focus and is responsible for the resource and project management within the engagement team, people management, professional development, and subject matter expertise. This position also plays a key role in management and delivery of the team business plan & budget.

The successful applicant will have:
• Tertiary qualifications in a relevant field (eg: community engagement, project management, business management, change management), and/or relevant industry experience (equivalent 5 years minimum).
• Highly developed organisational and planning skills in the context of a complex, changing business environment requiring agility and flexibility.
• Significant experience in managing and reporting against large-scale project/programs and budgets.
• Proven managerial skills that demonstrate the ability to obtain effective cooperation and contribution from stakeholders and ability to build and maintain effective working relationships with a range of stakeholders at varying levels and seniority.
• Outstanding written, verbal and interpersonal skills including the ability to work effectively with a large and diverse team of professionals.
• Proven track record of partnering with a range of internal and external stakeholders, leading and influencing change in relation to community engagement and/or communications.

Your Application
When applying for a position with CFA, the key to progressing in the selection process is the quality of your application. Your application must demonstrate that you have the qualifications, experience, key attributes and skills required for the position.

Applicants must address the selection criteria outlined in the attached position description.

Your application should include:
• Cover letter
• Responses to the Key Selection Criteria as outlined in the Position Description
• Resume

Submitting your Application
When you click the 'apply' button you will be taken to the online application form. Here you will be asked to provide personal and contact details and respond to employment-related questions.

The successful applicant will be required to complete a National Police History Check.

CFA supports flexible working arrangements and is committed to being an inclusive, fair and child safe organisation for all staff, volunteers and the community.

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