Deputy Secretary, Corporate Services

• Organisational wide impact

• Lead on strategic direction and execution

• Be part of a team that is delivering liveable, inclusive and sustainable communities across Victoria

Job Details
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Department: Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning
Work Type: Fixed term - flexible
Job Function: Executive Management
Classification: EO1
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/50821037
Closing Date: 05-Jun-2020
Salary Range: $312,274 - $457,081
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: 50821037 - Deputy Secretary Corporate Services PD.docx (Word, 172KB)

Contact: David Baber, Fisher Leadership
+61 1300 347 437

Position Details


The Deputy Secretary provides leadership across finance, planning, information services, digital and customer and communications, legal and people and culture functions. The Corporate Services Group develops and executes State-wide optimal models of service delivery along with strong governance, and risk management. Key to success is implementing a One-DELWP approach that is efficient and integrated.

The role reports to the Secretary and is a member of the executive leadership team.  You will be an inspirational leader who provides a compelling vision, strategic clarity and effective planning and implementation. Your experience will include leading large teams and managing significant budgets. An extensive understanding of government policy and operations is expected.

Your leadership style is values driven, encompassing, customer focused and resilient. As a key strategic adviser in the department, you will bring conceptual and analytical capability to a complex and diverse operating environment. and bring people along the journey. 

To apply - please go to and click on ‘APPLY ONLINE' using reference DELdcs0520, addressing your cover letter and resume to David Baber, of Fisher Leadership, or call +61 1300 347 437 for further information. Applications including a cover letter and targeted resume are to be submitted. Your cover letter should include a summary taking into account the Key Selection Criteria as a whole and why you are interested in the position.

Applications close midnight Friday 5 June 2020.

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