Executive Director, Corporate Strategy and Operational Improvement Department

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.
Job Details
Careers Logo
Department: Victoria Police
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Executive Management
Classification: EO2
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/20003332A
Closing Date: 07-May-2017
Salary Range: $202,489 - $324,100
Job Duration: Executive Contract - Fixed term - Up to five years
Attachments: EO009 - Exec Dir CSOID.pdf (PDF, 148KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Clare McCartin or Seamus Scanlon
(03) 9929 9518 / (03) 9929 9589

Position Details


Executive Director Corporate Strategy & Operational Improvement


  •        Senior leadership position for the organisation
  •        Lead Strategy & Capability Development at Victoria Police


Victoria Police provides policing services to the Victorian community 24 hours a day, seven days a week, working to keep over 5.7 million Victorians safe. Employing more than 18,000 staff across the state, the objective is to deliver a safer Victoria with our partners by providing intelligence and confident policing. Focusing on the development of partnerships and working with the community to empower individuals to build a safer Victoria, this can only be achieved with a workforce capable of meeting the future policing demands. This executive role will work across the entire organisation driving the new capability planning approach and embedding it in policy practice.


Leading a highly skilled team of approximately 150 staff across five divisions, you will report to the Deputy Commissioner, Capability and provide critical support services to the organisation and its staff to meet corporate objectives. These services include corporate performance, community engagement, policing practice reform and strategic policing practice strategy and is also embedding the new capability planning approach across Victoria Police.


A proven executive within complex and sometimes ambiguous settings, you thrive on a dynamic environment. Highly regarded for your leadership, you have the ability to engage well with a diverse range of professionals, bringing differences together to achieve organizational outcomes. You have an understanding of the processes with legislative reform as well as knowledge of capability frameworks. Stakeholder management would be considered a key strength of yours and would be advantageous in setting community engagement frameworks. If you are ready for a truly career defining role, then look no further than this opportunity with Victoria Police.


* Your usual place of work will be within the Victoria Police Centre in the Corporate Strategy and Operational Improvement Department.


How to Apply


To apply for this role, please go to www.davidsonwp.com and search for the job title in the Job Seekers tab. For further information or a confidential discussion, please contact Clare McCartin on (03) 9929 9518 or Seamus Scanlon on (03) 9929 9589.   You may also apply by clicking 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.


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 vpsrecruitment@police.vic.gov.au.


Closing date for applications is midnight, Sunday 7 May 2017.


Find out what it's like working as a Victorian Public Servant for Victoria Police: http://www.policecareer.vic.gov.au

From here...