Project Officer

• Stakeholder management

• Policy development

• Location: Melbourne CBD

Provide input to policy development, stakeholder management and project support related to the project governance.
Job Details
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Department: Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning
Work Type: Fixed Term - Flexible
Job Function: Projects
Classification: VPSG4
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/819597A
Closing Date: 24-Sep-2017
Salary Range: $79,955 - $90,716
Job Duration: to 29 April 2018
Attachments: 819597 VPSG4 Project Officer PD Sept 2017.docx (Word, 106KB)

Contact: John Johnstone
(03) 9637 9237

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 Project Officer will provide input to policy development, stakeholder management and project support related to the project governance and oversight of the rural water corporations, effectively manage communications and build strong relationships with key personnel within the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning, other government departments, water corporations and other key stakeholders. Prepare project documentation including funding deeds and review milestone reports to manage projects on time and within budget.

The role will play a key role in project governance processes and will work closely with Victoria's rural water corporations, other sections of the Water and Catchments Group, other Divisions of DELWP, and other Government departments. An appropriate qualification in science, natural resource management or approved equivalent would be desirable.

This is a fixed term – flexible position for a period to 29 April 2018.

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 Sunday on 24 September 2017.

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