Project Officer

Victoria Police is a large organisation employing police, public servants and protective services officers. Victoria Police provides support to the community 24 hours a day, 365 days of the year.

At Victoria Police our goal is for our workforce to reflect the diverse community we serve. We continually seek to attract and retain a diverse workforce which includes people of all genders, ages, religions, disability, sexual orientation, family and caring responsibilities and cultures including people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander heritage.
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Department: Victoria Police
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Projects
Classification: VPSG4
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/20000269A
Closing Date: 27-Feb-2018
Salary Range: $81,354 - $92,304
Job Duration: Until 8/3/2019
Attachments: PD C3061.docx (Word, 430KB)
Job Specification

VPS Application Form.docx (Word, 642KB)
Self Assessment

Contact: Trudi O’Loughlin
(03) 9247 3248

Position Details

  • VPSG4 range $81,354 - $92,304 p.a. + super + leave loading pro rata
  • Full time, fixed term parental leave (12/03/2018 up until 9/03/2019) position available
  • Working within the Strategic Investment, Reporting and Audit Division, Victoria Police Executive located at the Victoria Police Centre, 637 Flinders Street, Docklands*

About the role:

As the successful applicant, you will work in a dynamic environment.

By engaging with subject matter experts and other internal and external stakeholders, you will assist the unit in key projects including the Annual Report, Ministerial, Statutory and Performance reporting.

Some of your duties will include:

Collating data from stakeholders and undertaking quality assurance processes to ensure accuracy and consistency of messaging.

  • Prepare reports, including analysis papers, briefing notes, project proposals, correspondence and submissions for a range of stakeholders.
  • Ensuring reporting processes and procedures and compliant with relevant legislation, regulations, standards, policies and procedures.
  • Develop and maintain positive working relationships, ongoing communication, consultation and successful negotiations with key personnel.

As the successful applicant, you will have:

  • Proven project management skills, with a capacity to effectively manage planning and reporting arrangements
  • Ability to conduct research and critically assess collated data and information
  • Well-developed consultancy, interpersonal, oral and written communication skills, including the ability to prepare reports and liaise with senior team members and senior management
  • Demonstrated experience with Microsoft Office Word and Excel
  • Proven ability to prioritise tasks and meet deadlines under limited supervision
  • Ability to work within a highly sensitive and confidential environment

Requirements and relevant information:

*Your usual place of work will be within the Strategic Investment, Reporting and Audit Division, Victoria Police Executive, however you may be required to work at any other division within the Department as required.

How to Apply

Please click the “Apply Now” button at the bottom of this advertisement. Please view the full Position Description attached to this advertisement before applying. If you are experiencing accessibility issues, please open the Position Description through Acrobat Reader.

When opening the Application Form which is attached to the advertisement, please ‘save' a copy to complete.  Please note that applicants are NOT required to respond to each key selection criteria listed in the position description. 

Applications must include:

-          Resume

-          Completed application form


The hiring manager encourages you to contact her with questions or to assess your interest and fit with the role. Please contact Trudi O'Loughlin on (03) 9247 3248 or via email trudi.o'


If you have a disability/medical condition and require a copy of this advertisement and attached documentation in an accessible format or would like to discuss an access requirement/adjustment for the recruitment process, please contact the VPS Recruitment Team via email



Please note: No applications will be accepted via email, applicants must click on “Apply Now” to submit an application.

Closing date for applications is midnight, Tuesday 27 February 2018.


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