Senior Advisor, Communications and Stakeholder Engagement (12 month fixed term)

We are looking for a highly skilled stakeholder relations and communications specialist (Senior Advisor) who’s a strategic thinker, loves planning and delivering best practice engagement
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Department: Major Road Projects Victoria
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Communications, Marketing and Media
Classification: VPSG5
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/1574976
Closing Date: 28-Jan-2022
Salary Range: $102,637 - $124,183
Job Duration: 12 months
Attachments: Snr Advisor Project Development parental leave.pdf (PDF, 318KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Talent Acquisition Manager

Position Details

Major Road Projects Victoria

Working at Major Road Projects Victoria means being part of something big.

We oversee more than 50 projects as a cornerstone of Victoria's Big Build, including some of the State's most important roads. 

We have a specialist Project Development Team who are responsible for developing and planning a large pipeline of future road projects.  And that's where this role comes in…

Join us in building better connections for Victoria by:

  • Leading community and stakeholder engagement activities to support the pipeline of road projects in development.
  • Providing communications and stakeholder engagement expertise to the Project Development Team to ensure we keep our communities informed and engaged.
  • Developing and implementing effective stakeholder relations and communications strategies.
  • Developing and maintaining relationships with government agencies, stakeholder groups, local councils and the community.

We are looking for a highly skilled stakeholder relations and communications specialist (Senior Advisor) who's a strategic thinker, loves planning and delivering best practice engagement. You will work across multiple projects at various stages of planning and development which provides variety, suits someone who likes to work in a complex environment and has exceptional time management skills. You'll be part of a dynamic team, have an exceptional risk radar and play a critical role ensuring our future road projects build better communities.

This is a 12 month fixed term parental leave vacancy.

We do work that matters:

  • At our heart is a commitment to building better roads throughout Victoria.  It's about creating more capacity for our network, improving safety and ensuring drivers enjoy more reliable journeys. But this is just beginning!
  • Find out more about the major road projects in your suburb – search our map for more information
  • Check out our news feed – we want our communities to have their say!
  • Our projects will reduce congestion and travel times, improve safety, connect communities and improve the roads you rely on every day.


MRPV believes in promoting an inclusive and diverse workplace and encourage people from all backgrounds, abilities and identities to apply to our vacancies.

The successful candidate will be required to undergo pre-employment checks which may include national police checks, COVID-19 vaccination status and misconduct screening.


To be part of something meaningful and leave a positive legacy connecting Victorian communities, apply for a role with us today.

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