Director, Delivery

The Department of Families, Fairness and Housing (DFFH) works hard to create equal opportunities for all Victorians to live a safe, respected and valued life.

Our areas of focus are child protection, housing, disability, the prevention of family violence, multicultural affairs, LGBTQI+ equality, veterans, women and youth. The work we do benefits thousands of Victorians, particularly those who are disadvantaged and vulnerable.

We work in a variety of community-based settings, including people's homes, residential facilities and secure settings across metropolitan, rural and regional Victoria.

We are committed to developing and supporting a workforce that is well equipped and highly motivated. All jobs can be worked flexibly, and we encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and people from diverse backgrounds and abilities. .

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Job Details
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Department: Homes Victoria
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Executive Management
Classification: SES2
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/DFFH/HV/586375A
Closing Date: 08-Feb-2023
Salary Range: $267,446 - $384,540
Job Duration: 3 years
Attachments: Director, Delivery PD.docx (Word, 202KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Kingfisher Recruitment

Position Details


Reporting to the Housing Division's Chief Development Officer, the Director, Delivery is an essential member of the Housing Division's executive team, leading the delivery of critical housing projects.

You will support other parts of the Housing Division that are delivering projects or initiatives that are focused on delivering an expanded suite of affordable, appropriate and stable housing options for Victorians. A key part of the Director's role will be working closely and collaboratively with not for profit, local government and private sector stakeholders, within the Housing Division, across the department and Victorian Government to develop responses and initiatives that deliver joint outcomes and are informed by the principles of self-determination.



As our ideal candidate, you will be required to demonstrate: 

  • Strong project/program management and delivery skills with demonstrated ability to plan and designate project resources, prepare budgets, monitor progress, and keep stakeholders informed and engaged in a fast-paced and flexible environment
  • A track record in the successful delivery of high value infrastructure projects in the last 10 years
  • Strong leadership skills and the ability to provide the direction and governance necessary to ensure successful delivery against strategic and financial goals
  • High-level stakeholder management skills with ability to manage sensitive and complex negotiations and competing priorities
  • Creative and innovative thinking with the ability to draw on a wide range of resources to develop dynamic and effective solutions
  • A collaborative personality who can influence and negotiate with key stakeholders within government and the sector to drive forward key government reforms.



The department may require its employees to be fully vaccinated against preventable diseases such as the current coronavirus (COVID-19). The department's COVID-19 Vaccination requirements policy(Word) outlines the requirements for existing employees, other workplace participants and prospective employees. Please read in full prior to applying.


Applicants are encouraged to apply online. Attachments can be uploaded in .doc, .docx, .pdf, .txt or .rtf formats.
Applicants are required to submit a CV and Cover Letter (max 2 pages) outlining their suitability to the role in line with the Key Selection Criteria. 
Applicants must be an Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident or hold a valid work permit or visa. Work eligibility will be checked as part of the recruitment process. 
Preferred candidates will be required to complete pre-employment screening, including a national police check and misconduct screening.

For more information on working with us and our recruitment process, please visit Department of Families, Fairness and Housing Victoria | Jobs (

Please apply to submit your interest in this position.

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