Senior Commercial Advisor

The Department of Transport brings together all transport modes to design, plan, build and operate Victoria's transport system. Our job is to further integrate the transport network and improve the delivery of services to Victorians for simpler, quicker and safer journeys that connect people and places and support Victoria's prosperity and liveability. We are excited to offer this opportunity for you to become part of the Department that delivers more choice, connections and confidence in our travel, ensuring the whole transport network works as one to deliver better services and outcomes.
Job Details
Department: Department of Transport
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Projects
Classification: VPSG5
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/80011489
Closing Date: 07-Jul-2022
Salary Range: $103,920 - $125,735
Job Duration: Ongoing
Attachments: E - I&T - Commercial Transactions (Roads) - Senior Commercial Advisor VPS5 (1).pdf (PDF, 289KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Arseni Malinovitch

Position Details

Senior Commercial Advisor

  • Annual Salary Range: VPS5 $103,920-$125,735 per annum excluding superannuation
  • Tenure: Ongoing
  • Employment Type:  Full Time
  • Usual Work Location: Melbourne CBD 

 About the Opportunity

The Senior Commercial Advisor sits within Commercial Transactions and is responsible for providing specialist skills to manage operational and financial aspects across Road Public Private Partnerships (PPP) managed by Commercial Roads. These include CityLink, EastLink, PenLink and the Western Roads Upgrade. The role's key purpose will be to manage and assist in all commercial aspects of the State's Road PPPs. This will include managing financial and operational matters, often in conjunction with DoT Metro Assets and Commercial Roads Legal.

 About You

Our ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate the following key skills:

  • Identifies and partners with users/stakeholders/experts to ensure active collaboration in the design process to understand user needs, obtain ideas, insights and input.
  • Takes into account wider business context within business unit when considering options to resolve issues.
  • Understands associated costs of operations and seek efficient ways of operating.
  • Seeks and evaluates options to resolve problems; Negotiates agreed actions to deal with problems.
  • Identifies and manages a range of complex and often competing needs.

More information is available in the Position Description.

 How to Apply

Applications should include a resume and a covering letter briefly addressing the Key Selection Criteria found in the position description. 

Applications close 11.59pm on 7 July 2022

For a further enquiries regarding this opportunity, please contact Arseni Malinovitch, Senior Commercial Manager via email at

 Please note: This position requires the successful employee to provide evidence of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19, or medical evidence which confirms the individual is unable to receive a dose, or a further dose, of a COVID-19 vaccine due to a medical contraindication or an acute medical illness.

Failure to comply with this condition of employment will impact your eligibility for employment in this position with DoT.

Preferred applicants may be subject to pre-employment checks. Information provided to the Department of Transport will be treated in the strictest confidence.

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