Program Officer

• Are you highly organized?

• Are you a strong communicator?

• Location: Melbourne CBD

Exciting opportunity position is based in the Grants Systems and Support Team, which provides business support service for better practice grants management and administration across the department.
Job Details
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Department: Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning
Work Type: Ongoing - flexible
Job Function: Policy
Classification: VPSG4
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/50822379
Closing Date: 01-Mar-2020
Salary Range: $85,279 - $96,759
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Program Officer 50822379 PD.pdf (PDF, 123KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Cathy Qian

Position Details

We are building an inclusive workplace to help realise the potential of our employees, embrace our differences, and apply our diverse thinking to innovation and delivering services to Victorian communities. All jobs can be worked flexibly and we encourage job applications from Aboriginal people, people with disabilities, young people and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.

The Program Officer will have the opportunity to work in the Project and Grant Management Branch, Corporate Services of DELWP, contributing to better practice grants management and administration across DELWP.

The Program officer will be responsible for providing business, policy and process advice to grant program areas in DELWP. The role also prepares and delivers grants and system training modules and workshops, participates and contributes to strategic projects as required.  

The successful applicant will be a self-motivated and committed individual, with excellent communication skills and relevant specialist expertise.

Specialist/Technical Expertise

  • A relevant tertiary qualification would be an advantage.
  • Good understanding of grants management processes and policy would be desirable.
  • Experience with business and financial management systems is desirable. 

This is an ongoing position.

To be considered for this position, your application should include a supporting statement demonstrating that you meet the key selection criteria and any job requirements specified in the position description. 

DELWP will conduct relevant and required checks about applicants and the information provided with an application.  Such checks will include but are not limited to:

  • A Statutory Declaration and Consent form consenting to DELWP contacting current and previous employer(s) to substantiate employment history, past conduct and performance is required.
  • A satisfactory National Police Check will be required (for all non-DELWP employees).

Applications close at midnight Sunday, 01 March 2020.



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