Business Support Officer/Coordinator

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: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Administration / Secretarial
Classification: VPSG4
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/20023674AA
Closing Date: 30-May-2018
Salary Range: $81,354 - $92,304
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: C3004.docx (Word, 448KB)
Job Specification

Victoria Police VPS Application Form - 23APR18 .docx (Word, 639KB)
Self Assessment

Contact: Cheryl Low
(03) 9247 3849

Position Details

  • VPSG-4 range $81,354 - $92,304 p.a. + super + leave loading
  • One (1) Full time, ongoing position available
  • Working within the Business Management Division, State Emergencies and Support Command located at the 637 Flinders Street, Docklands*.

About the role:

The State Emergencies and Support Command drives the Victoria Police's strategic agenda and operational response for emergency management, operational communications, custodial management, real-time monitoring and events management. The Business Management Division's strategic focus is to:

  • Strengthen business governance practices and business planning and reporting
  • Develop and implement sound finance and budget strategies
  • Implement strategic Human Resources (HR), workforce planning, communications and professional development initiatives
  • Build the Command's business capability

Reporting to the Business Manager, this role will play a key role in implementing strategic HR initiatives such as workforce governance and providing advice and recommendations within the HR domain. You will also be the go-to person in terms of procurement and contracts and will undertake project management activities across the Command. You are expected to contribute to capacity building and process improvement knowledge bases through feeding back best practices and redefining tools and techniques as appropriate.

Some of your duties will include:

  • Completing monthly workforce profile reports and organisational charts for the Command
  • Salary forecast modelling and analysis
  • Monitoring procurement and contract management activities for the Command
  • Maintenance of HR related Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)
  • Project management activities including development of project documentation in relation to governance, scope, risks, issues and stakeholder management across the Command
  • General recruitment tasks for the Command
  • Managing and updating the Portable and Attractive Items Register (PAIR) register for the Command
  • Maintenance of staff movement register
  • Updating the Business Management Division's intranet page with current and relevant information

As the successful applicant, you will have:

  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Analytical and conceptual skills
  • Background in project management methodology as well continuous improvement initiatives
  • Stakeholder management skills

Requirements and relevant information:

  •  Relevant tertiary qualification will be highly desirable.

*Your usual place of work will be within the Business Management Division, State Emergencies and Support Command; however you may be required to work at any other division within the Command 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

If you would like to discuss the role further, please contact Cheryl Low on (03) 9247 3849 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 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, Wednesday 30 May 2018.

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