Engagement Coordinator

• Manages key projects

• Develop stakeholder engagement strategies

• Understands and meets the needs of target audiences

The Engagement Coordinator works collaboratively in a small team and plays a key role in ensuring the Victorian Environmental Water Holder (VEWH) is effectively engaging and understanding the perspectives of its delivery partners and stakeholders.
Job Details
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Department: Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning
Work Type: Ongoing - Flexible
Job Function: Environment
Classification: VPSG4
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/819535B
Closing Date: 24-Jan-2018
Salary Range: $81,354 - $92,304
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: 819535 VPS 4 Engagement Coordinator PD.docx (Word, 698KB)

Contact: Trent Wallis & Sarina Loo
(03) 9637 8612

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 Engagement Coordinator is responsible for coordinating the ongoing engagement of key stakeholder organisations and peak bodies, working closely with the Planning and Delivery team to guide and track organisational interactions with external stakeholders and improve the VEWH's understanding of stakeholder's needs.

The role requires you to support the community consultation processes for environmental watering managed by waterways managers, including attendance at environmental water advisory group meetings and the environmental water reserve officers network. Initiate, develop and maintain strong relationships with a wide range of stakeholders, and advise on issues management and appropriate engagement strategies and techniques.

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. 

Applications close at midnight Wednesday 24 January 2018.

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