Senior Project Officer - Investment Coordination

• Identifies and manages a range of complex and often competing needs

• Liaises with key stakeholders to ensure full understanding of the issues

• Melbourne CBD

The Senior Project Officer – Investment Coordination reports to the Manager Investment and Special Projects within the Strategy, Insight and Investment Branch of the Renewable Energy Division.
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Department: Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning
Work Type: Fixed Term - Flexible
Job Function: Projects
Classification: VPSG5
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/922968
Closing Date: 25-Jul-2017
Salary Range: $92,253 - $111,619
Job Duration: 3 years
Attachments: VPS 5 Senior Project Officer - Investment coordination and special projects.docx (Word, 107KB)

Contact: David Oglesby
(03) 9452 8937

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 Senior Project Officer will undertake feasibility research and technical evaluation of renewable energy and new energy technologies to identify and develop investment opportunities for Victoria's energy sector.

This includes providing advice relating to transitioning or integrating new opportunities into Victoria's mix of energy products and services.  This will include leading the business case development and cost benefit analysis to support funding bids.

Initiatives and frameworks, developed as part of the business case will capture, in practical terms, the conceptual and analytical thinking underpinning the investment opportunity and ensure strategic alignment to the Victorian strategic energy objectives in the medium and longer term.

The Senior Project Officer will prepare cabinet submissions and ministerial briefs designed to attract and secure future funding for investment opportunities, short to medium term opportunities exist in community power projects and the expansion of existing programs.

This role will also be required to represent the Department in senior internal and external forums and to build and maintain formal and informal stakeholder networks.

This is a fixed term position for a period of 3 years.

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 Tuesday 25 July 2017.

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