Program Manager

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Department: Victoria Police
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Human Resources (HR)
Classification: VPSG6
Work Location: Melbourne - Eastern Metro
Reference: VG/20036181C
Closing Date: 22-Jul-2018
Salary Range: $116,863 - $156,387
Job Duration: until 30/06/2021
Attachments: C3171.docx (Word, 433KB)
Job Specification

VPS Application Form.docx (Word, 639KB)
Self Assessment

Contact: Keith Colliver
(03) 9566 9657 or

Position Details

About the role:

Reporting to the Business Services Manager, you will manage a program of strategic projects in a complex environment which will impact the delivery of education services to Recruits and Victoria Police members.  You will be responsible for co-ordinating the delivery of a range of interrelated projects, establishing governance procedures, analysis and reporting of progress to key stakeholders and working with the business to ensure strategic benefits are realised.

The Business Services Division's focus is to strengthen business governance practices and business planning and reporting, develop and implement sound finance and budget strategies, implement robust human resource practices, manage infrastructure requirements and build the Command's business capability.

Your duties will include:

  • Preparation of periodic progress reports and documentation
  • Leading project planning sessions
  • Engaging and managing internal and external stakeholder relationships
  • Identifying and developing risk mitigation plans
  • Aligning project initiatives with strategic direction and managing the change management process

As the successful applicant, you will have:

  • Experience in managing projects and providing expert strategic advice
  • Demonstrated experience in all aspects of change and project management
  • Demonstrated high level communication skills, including proven ability to manage and influence internal and external stakeholders
  • Strong organisational awareness, including ability to make recommendations on current business practises and develop new approaches that align with Command objectives

Requirements and relevant information:

  • Applicants must be an Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident or hold a valid work permit or visa
  • A relevant tertiary qualification would be highly desirable

Your application must include:

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

Applications close midnight, Sunday 22 July 2018 - No applications will be accepted via email.

For further information on this role please contact: Keith Colliver on (03) 9566 9657 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

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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