Senior Strategic Project Officer - Emergency Recovery

The successful applicant will have strong critical thinking, problem-solving skills to identify emerging issues and opportunities for continuous improvement.
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Department: Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning
Work Type: Fixed term - flexible
Job Function: Projects
Classification: VPSG5
Work Location: VIC - various
Reference: VG/50943186
Closing Date: 09-Dec-2021
Salary Range: $102,637 - $124,183
Job Duration: until 30 June 2022
Attachments: PD - 50943186 - Senior Strategic Project Officer - Emergency Recovery - VPS 5 - Nov 21.pdf (PDF, 168KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Wayne Buckman
0428 794 809

Position Details

To be successful in the role you will provide high level co-ordination, support and advice to help meet government, departmental, and group objectives and the delivery of key projects. You will also have strong stakeholder management and relationship building skills to be able to operate with sensitivity, sound demonstrate judgement and services excellence.

Specialist/Technical Expertise/Qualifications

  • A tertiary qualification, or equivalent experience, in planning, law, public administration or a related discipline is required.
  • An understanding of the processes and levers that apply to government would be highly regarded.
  • An understanding of emergency management operating environments and policy frameworks is an advantage, but not essential.

This is a fixed term position until 30 June 2022.

To be considered for this position, your application should include a supporting statement demonstrating that you meet the Key Selection Criteria detailed in the position description, including the Specialist/Technical Expertise/Qualifications and capabilities sections. 

For further information please refer to the attached position description.

Applications close at midnight on Thursday, 9 December 2021.

Other relevant information:

Preferred candidates will be required to undertake pre-employment screening, including a Declaration and Consent form and a National Police Check.

Applicants must possess corresponding work rights to be eligible for appointment for the advertised employment period. To be appointed to an ongoing position you must be an Australian Permanent Resident or an Australian/New Zealand citizen.

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.

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