Senior Manager, Governance & Risk

Job Details
Department: Essential Services Commission
Work Type: Ongoing - flexible
Job Function: Other
Classification: VPSG6.1
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/1574921
Closing Date: 28-Oct-2021
Salary Range: $125,893 - $147,184
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: PD Senior Manager Governance and Risk (October 2021).docx (Word, 60KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Nick Field
0404 639 449

Position Details

If you're looking for a role in a dynamic and community-focused organisation that is making a genuine impact on the lives of all Victorians, our Senior Manager, Governance & Risk position could be right fit for you.

             January 2022 start date – VPS 6.1 circa $150K TRP

In this role you will:

  • Work within a growing organisation and contribute as an active member of the leadership team within Organisational Performance
  • Work closely with the CEO, executive team and Board
  • Be responsible for the organisation's governance and risk management frameworks

Position details

The Senior Manager, Governance & Risk has primary responsibility for the planning, implementation, managing and running of governance and risk activities of the organisation.

The role requires a collegiate and collaborative approach to proactively build internal and external relationships with the ability to influence at all levels of an organisation. The successful candidate will demonstrate successes in building management capability in risk management, possess strong attention to detail, exercise astute judgement and proactively identify opportunities for continuous improvement.

Please refer to the attached position description for the principal functions and key selection

Applications close at midnight, Thursday 28 October. For further information regarding the role please contact Nick Field on (03) 9032 1300 or 0404 639 449.

About us

The Essential Services Commission is Victoria's independent economic regulator of essential services supplied by a range of industries. The commission's functions include:

  • making regulatory decisions with respect to prescribed industries (including price determinations, licensing, customer protection and access disputes).
  • undertaking reviews and providing advice to Ministers on a range of economic and regulatory matters.
  • administering the Victorian Energy Upgrades program.

Be part of a highly respected and professional organisation that allows you to apply your knowledge while offering flexible working options and opportunities for professional growth. You'll be working in a dynamic and collaborative environment with opportunities to undertake stimulating work.

How to apply

Please include the following in your application:

  • a professional cover letter outlining your skills, knowledge and experience relating to this opportunity
  • a current resume
  • a separate document addressing each of the key selection criteria

Please note this role will be subject to the receipt of satisfactory pre-employment screening including criminal records, qualification checks and a statutory declaration outlining any previous misconduct investigations.

You can apply by selecting the “Apply Now” button.

Other relevant information

We are an Equal Employment Opportunity employer committed to fairness, diversity and respect. As such, we will respond to requests for reasonable adjustments from applicants with disabilities.

We look forward to receiving your application.


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