Project Officer

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Department: Victoria Police
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Projects
Classification: VPSG4
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/20036653C
Closing Date: 30-Sep-2018
Salary Range: $82,574 - $93,689
Job Duration: until 30/06/2019
Attachments: PD C3061.docx (Word, 430KB)
Job Specification

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

Contact: Vilay Phengrasmy
9247 5132 or

Position Details

About the role:

This role is part of a growing and dynamic team working on the development of mental health initiatives to support employees across the organisation.

A Project Officer is required to work in the Mental Health Program Office to manage the implementation of priority projects as part of the Mental Health Review implementation. Project management experience in all elements of a project cycle as well as experience in senior stakeholder engagement, reporting and communications is desirable.

The role will also be involved in the development and introduction of programs across all levels of the organisation as part of the 2017 Community Safety Statement.

Your duties will include:

  • Preparing high level reports, briefing notes and correspondence for a range of stakeholders
  • Managing ad-hoc assigned tasks independently as required to assist the project team
  • Managing the project life cycle, including completing relevant documentation and maintenance
  • Reporting of data
  • Managing various projects within the larger project

As the successful applicant, you will have:

  • Highly developed research and analytical skills with proven experience in successfully providing solutions for a range of complex issues
  • Strong written and oral communication skills with demonstrated capability in the preparation of comprehensive reports, plans and proposals
  • Ability to work in collaboration with stakeholders to develop and model business requirements using best practice frameworks and methodologies
  • Proven ability to monitor stakeholder satisfaction, and constructively manage issues to ensure positive outcomes for the stakeholder and the organisation
  • Project management qualifications would be desirable

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 30 September 2018 - No applications will be accepted via email.

For further information on these roles please contact: Vilay Phengrasmy on (03) 9247 5132 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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