Change Manager

Seeking a motivated individual to drive change in major project delivery and complex reforms at Victoria Legal Aid (VLA).
Job Details
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Department: Victoria Legal Aid
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Administration / Secretarial
Classification: VLA5 - V5AO8C
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/2692
Closing Date: 15-Jul-2024
Salary Range: $123,625 - $157,340
Job Duration: Up to August 2026
Attachments: Change Manager Planning and Projects #2692 - PD.pdf (PDF, 157KB)
Position Description

Contact: Danielle Motton, Senior Change Manager
(03) 9280 3857

Position Details

  • Full time / maximum term position up until August 2026
  • Salary based on experience, range: $123,625 - $157,340 plus super
  • Up to $15,900 in salary packaging and hybrid WFH & office model

About the role:
This Change Manager position that will be responsible for collaborating with the Senior Change Manager and Project Managers through providing guidance and oversight on projects and reforms across the organisation.

As part of this position, you will have the opportunity to enhance the change management skills of VLA staff and establish improved practices and standards for effective change management. Additionally, you will play a crucial role in advising managers and project managers on change readiness and stakeholder engagement. This collaboration will involve working closely with the Learning and Organisational Development as well as Strategic Communications teams.

This role is based at our Melbourne CBD office on Wurundjeri Country, occasional travel may be required to our Regional offices.

About you:
As our ideal candidate, you will possess:

  • Significant experience in complex change management programs, preferably in the government, justice, health and social services sector.
  • Exceptional communication, interpersonal and relationship-building skills across all stakeholders to implement the change process.
  • Strong problem solving and root cause identification skills and understanding of organisational challenges in the change process.
  • Demonstrated abilities in mentoring, coaching and advising on change management and stake holder engagement.
  • Excellent judgment, political sensitivity in writing and editing strategy materials by using variety of channels to target multiple audiences.

Don't meet every requirement? At VLA, we understand that your work and life experiences can be just as valuable. If you're excited about this role but your CV doesn't align perfectly with our job description, we encourage you to apply anyway. You may be just the right candidate for this or one of our many other opportunities.

About Victoria Legal Aid:
We provide legal representation to those who need it most. With over 1000 staff employed in 15 offices across Victoria, we help people with their legal problems by providing information, advice and education with a focus on the prevention and early resolution of legal problems.

Our clients come from all walks of life and so do we. We hire great people from a wide variety of backgrounds and foster a work culture that's inclusive as well as diverse. Your unique ideas and perspectives are valued so that we best represent the people we serve.

Employee benefits:

  • Focus on work-life balance including flexible working arrangements
  • Hybrid work from home & office model
  • Training and professional development opportunities
  • Excellent salary packaging options including General Expenses up to $15,900, Meals & Entertainment up to $2,650 and Novated Leasing
  • Opportunity to join Myki Commuter Club(and salary package the cost)
  • Supportive team environment in modern offices (including free gym and end-of-trip facilities at our CBD office)
  • Access to Discounted Private Health Insurance

How to apply:
To be considered for this role, please submit a current resume and cover letter.

If you require adjustment to the recruitment and selection process or need an alternative format to any of the application material, please don't hesitate to get in touch with our team.

For further information review the attached position description or contact Danielle Motton, Senior Change Manager on (03) 92803857.

No agency applications will be accepted.

Applications close by 11.59pm on Monday 15 July 2024.

Other relevant information:
It is a requirement that staff attend for office-based days at their primary work location. In line with this requirement, interstate applications will be considered only where the candidate is able and willing to relocate to Victoria, unless part of a border community.

VLA is committed to putting the safety and wellbeing of children first.


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