Senior Business Advisor

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Department: Victoria Police
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Finance
Classification: VPSG5
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/20015683A
Closing Date: 20-Sep-2019
Salary Range: $98,396 - $119,052
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: 1. Position Description C3125.docx (Word, 448KB)
Job Specification

2. VPS Application Form 20015683.docx (Word, 638KB)
Self Assessment

Contact: Superintendent Geoff Kedge
(03) 92473484 or

Position Details

About the role:

The Professional Standards Command is charged with the responsibility of enhancing and promoting a culture of high ethical standards throughout Victoria Police. This is achieved through the effective prevention, deterrence and investigation of corrupt behaviour, criminality and misconduct ensuring the continued respect and confidence of the community.

Professional Standards Command consists of the following areas:

  • Investigations Division
  • Support Services Division
  • Conduct and Professional Standards Division
  • Intelligence, Innovation & Risk Division
  • Task Force Salus

The Senior Business Advisor role is a full time position and reports to the Superintendent, Support Services Division and is primarily focused in the areas of budget management, planning, analysis and reporting along with  human resource management.

Your duties will include:

The Senior Business Advisor role has responsibility for:

  • Developing, monitoring and reporting on the budget expenditure and forecasting.
  • Development of strategy to ensure responsible finance control.
  • Providing sound advice and solutions on a range of human resource management issues.
  • Establishing and maintaining partnerships with internal and external stakeholders i.e. Corporate Finance, Workplace Relations etc.
  • Provision of authoritative advice to the Executive Leadership Team relating to the above areas including both verbal advice and high level briefings and written reports.

As the successful applicant, you will have:

  • Demonstrated high level experience in the management of budget, human resource and asset procurement.
  • Proven expertise in business planning and analysis.
  • Proven expertise in the development and delivery of a broad range of corporate business and associated strategic services functions.
  • Sound judgement in making or influencing quality decisions and developing innovative solutions.
  • Demonstrated experience in the preparation of comprehensive briefings, plans, proposals and reports for senior management.

Requirements and relevant information:

  • The position is located at the Victoria Police Centre, 637 Flinders Street, Docklands.
  • The successful applicant will be required to undergo National Security Vetting, achieve and maintain a security classification as determined by the Department Head.  To achieve this, applicants must be an Australian Citizen.

Your application must include:

  • Resume
  • Completed application form - attached to the job advertisement.

Applications close midnight, 20 September 2019 - No applications will be accepted via email.

For further information on this role please contact: Superintendent Geoff Kedge on (03) 9247 3484 or via email

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 requirements/reasonable adjustment for the recruitment process, please contact VPS Recruitment via email or on (03) 9247 5113.

About Us:

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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