Senior Project Manager

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Department: Victoria Police
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Projects
Classification: VPSG6
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/20038304C
Closing Date: 29-May-2019
Salary Range: $118,908 - $159,124
Job Duration: Fixed term until - 30/06/2021
Attachments: PD C2818.docx (Word, 430KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Greg Scanlin
9628 8393 or

Position Details

The BlueConnect Program is a government funded program that will address immediate issues to maintain the performance of core Victoria Police information systems and implement the longer-term reforms that will meet the information requirements for operational police.

The Equipment Tracking and Management Solution (ETMS) will provide Victoria Police with a centralised Operational Safety Equipment management system across the State to eliminate the need for stand-alone systems across the organisation.

This occupational health and safety risk mitigation recommendation can be considered the main driver for the ETMS project.

Your duties will include:

  • Lead, manage and coordinate the successful implementation of the ETMS project
  • Provide leadership and manage the efficient progress of the ETMS project through all project management phases.
  • Actively plan, monitor, manage and deliver the ETMS project objectives and outcomes to ensure the project remains within agreed budget, scope and timeframes.
  • Identify and resolve potential risks on legislative, industrial relations and policy issues associated with implementation of major projects within a diverse and complex environment.
  • Establish strong networks with key stakeholders and clients.
  • Develop briefing reports, high quality presentations at short notice in respect to highly sensitive and confidential issues.
  • Significantly contribute to strategic corporate projects.
  • Prepare a list of Steering Committee papers to be presented to the Monthly Steering Committee.

As the successful applicant, you will have:

  • Strong written and communication skills, especially in the presentation of information to senior leadership.
  • Strong Microsoft Office skills, especially in Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Familiarity with project schedules and MS-Project
  • Ability to collate multiple information sources into a coherent whole quickly and concisely.

Requirements and relevant information:

  • May be required to work after hours.
  • Will be required on occasions to work as part of a collaborative team.
  • Applicants must be an Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident or hold a valid work permit or visa.


Your application must include:

  • Resume
  • Response to the Key Selection Criteria – found in the position description attached to the job advertisement

Applications close midnight, Wednesday 29 May,  2019 - No applications will be accepted via email.

For further information on this role please contact: Greg Scanlin on 9628 8393or 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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