Heritage Council Project Officer

• Assist in the delivery of a key strategic project of the Heritage Council - the Review of Local Heritage.

• Are you a strategic thinker who can research and develop recommendations to deliver on the Heritage Council's strategic priorities and will have high-level written communication skills?

• Join a small and dynamic team that supports the work of the Heritage Council of Victoria, an independent statutory authority within DELWP's Planning Group.

Research and write the State of Heritage Review Report, successfully liaise with all project stakeholders and contribute effectively to the delivery of the Council's strategic plan.
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/928149
Closing Date: 17-Dec-2018
Salary Range: $82,574 - $93,689
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: 928149 PD VPSG4 Heritage Council Project Officer (1).docx (Word, 121KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Damien Welch
9194 0866

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 Heritage Council Project Officer is responsible for supporting the Heritage Council of Victoria (the Council) and its Executive Officer and Senior Project Officer with the development and delivery of the Council's Review into the State of Local Heritage (the Review). This position is primarily responsible for the research, analysis/evaluation of findings, liaising with government and non-government stakeholders and writing the final Review report. The successful candidate will also be required to assist the Senior Project Officer with conducting any meetings, forums or workshops that are required in relation to the Review and in the support of the Review Steering Committee.

The successful applicant will possess a tertiary qualification in cultural heritage management or extensive experience in the field. They will have demonstrated capabilities in high-quality research, analysis, writing and report formulation, with supporting evidence. Ideally they will have knowledge and familiarity with cultural heritage management practices and the communication of cultural heritage values at local level, and preferably also at state level.

This is fixed term position, available for 12 months.

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 Monday, 17 December 2018.

To apply online and for further information on position description and selection criteria visit www.careers.vic.gov.au.


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