Policy Officer

• Marine and coastal policy and strategy implementation

• Supportive team environment

• Melbourne CBD location

Work within a policy team to provide support to the team members and manager in the development of new state-wide marine and coastal policy and strategy.
Job Details
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Department: Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning
Work Type: Fixed Term - Flexible
Job Function: Policy
Classification: VPSG4
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/931561
Closing Date: 27-Jul-2018
Salary Range: $82,574 - $93,689
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: 3 DELWP-PD VPS4_18_June 2018_V2 (1).docx (Word, 110KB)
Job Specification

3 DELWP-PD VPS4_18_June 2018_V2 (1).docx (Word, 110KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Rebecca Price

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.

Work as part of the broader policy team to development and implementation of coastal and marine management reforms as required by the department. You will be required to lead and manage discrete policy projects, prepare briefings and advice for the Minister, DELWP executives, Marine and Coastal Council, and other relevant parties. The ideal candidate will be able to produce project plans that are clear and concise and as well as have the ability to work with the project team and manager to update and adapt the plans as needed. They will ensure risks and issues are identified and addressed and formulate and communicate public policy options and recommendations promptly.

It is desirable that the applicant possesses a tertiary qualification in a natural resource management or policy development as well as experience in coastal and marine management and planning.

This is a fixed term position available 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 Wednesday, 25 July 2018.

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

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