Strategic Planning Officer
|Department:||Environment Protection Authority|
|Work Type:||Ongoing - full time|
|Work Location:||Melbourne - Southern Metro|
|Salary Range:||$78,773 - $89,375|
|Attachments:||VPS G 4.1 Position Description - EPA600734 - Strategic Planning Officer.pdf (PDF, 227KB)|
Application Form.docx (Word, 25KB)
(03) 5720 1155
Summary of what you’ll be doing
In this role, you will lead the delivery of priority strategic planning processes, involving the early identification and escalation of significant matters internally. You will be the primary source of expertise in the Regional Services Directorate in strategic planning and will report through the State-wide Planning Coordinator. You will be required to grow the Environment Protection Authority Victoria’s (EPA) capacity in strategic planning and support other staff to develop their skills and knowledge in this area. You will be required to contribute and lead complex strategic planning activities as identified, including building strong stakeholder relationships with Planning Authorities. You will be part of a broader planning team which will influence and contribute to internal and external reform activities.
What you bring
Significant demonstrated post tertiary experience in Strategic Planning; Ability to engage and build relationships easily with others; Well-developed interpersonal, communication and project management skills; Well-developed influencing and negotiation skills; Ability to prioritise, work autonomously on your own initiative and be self-motivated and driven; Demonstrated understanding of the Environment Protection Act 1970 and the Planning and Environment Act 1987; Planning Panels experience;Tertiary qualifications in Planning
How to Apply
You should apply online and submit:a cover letter addressing your experience, motivations, and suitability to the role; a resume; and a completed application form.
You are only required to address the Key Selection Criteria listed in the Application Form. Attachments can be uploaded in either Microsoft Word or PDF format. If you have any queries in relation to this role, please contact Elita Briggs, State-wide Planning Coordinator (03) 57201155
Applications close midnight on 30 March 2017
If you would like further information on this role, please refer to the attached position description. Please include the contact details of two referees with your application. EPA Victoria requires all prospective employees to undergo a National Criminal Record Check prior to an employment offer being made. If you require a copy of this advertisement or any attached documentation in an accessible format such as large print, please email the Resourcing Co-ordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 1300 372 842.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander applicants are invited to contact the Resourcing Co-ordinator via email at email@example.com or by calling 1300 372 842 for advice and support with your application.
All applications will be treated confidentially. EPA Victoria is an equal opportunity employer, with a commitment to merit, equity, diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We utilise merit-based selection. Therefore, you are not required to share personal information such as gender, age, culture etc. unless you so wish.
Please do not email your application. For further information on Environment Protection Authority Victoria, please visit www.epa.vic.gov.au