Senior Government Relations Advisor

The Melbourne Metro Rail Authority is responsible for delivering the Metro Tunnel. The project will deliver: * Twin nine-kilometre rail tunnels from the west of the city to the south-east as part of a new Sunbury to Cranbourne/ Pakenham line * New underground stations at Arden, Parkville, CBD North, CBD South and Domain * Train/tram interchange at Domain * High capacity signalling to maximise the efficiency of the new fleet of High Capacity Metro Trains The $11 billion Metro Tunnel will free up the City Loop so more trains can run in and out of the city. MMRA is an Administrative Office established in relation to the Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources. The Head of the Administrative Office is the Coordinator-General.
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Department: Melbourne Metro Rail Authority
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Communications, Marketing and Media
Classification: VPS STS
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/546788
Closing Date: 25-Oct-2017
Salary Range: $153,694 - $209,027
Job Duration: Up to 3 years
Attachments: MM - STS - PD - Government Relations Advisor.pdf (PDF, 247KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Julia Grbac
Senior HR Advisor, 9027 5796

Position Details

The Senior Government Relations Advisor will support the Melbourne Metro Rail  Authority's Communications and Stakeholder team in providing high-quality strategic advice for the delivery of the Regional Rail Revival Program.

This role will require an ability to provide specialist advice to senior internal and external stakeholders to guide engagement and build positive relationships with key stakeholders across local, state and federal government. This role will work closely with a diverse range of government departments and agencies, Victorian regional communities and other stakeholders to identify and resolve complex issues.

How to apply

Please include a Cover Letter, CV and response to Key Selection Criteria. We want to know why you want to work at the MMRA, why you are interested in the role, and, taking into account the Key Selection Criteria as a whole, how your skills, knowledge, experience and qualifications are applicable to the role.

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For a confidential discussion, please contact Julia Grbac - Senior HR Advisor on 9027 5796.

Applications close 11.59 pm - 25 October 2017.

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