Senior Business Analyst

The Department of Health and Human Services develops and delivers policies, programs and services that support and enhance the wellbeing of all Victorians. Our services are in line with the government's vision for making Victoria a stronger, more caring and innovative state.

Our vision is to achieve the best health, wellbeing and safety of all Victorians so that they can live a life they value.

We are building an inclusive workplace that embraces diversity of backgrounds and differences to realise the potential of our employees for innovation and delivering services aimed at enhancing the lives of vulnerable Victorians.

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Departmental employees are required to comply with all legal requirements including the Child Safe Standards to keep children safe from harm and abuse.

All jobs can be worked flexibly and we encourage job applications from Aboriginal people, people with disabilities, LGBTI and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.

If you want a career within a department striving to make Victoria the best place to be and helping shape communities we all want to be part of, then we encourage you to apply.

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Department: Department of Health and Human Services
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: IT and Telecommunications
Classification: VPSG5
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/DHHS/CS/376958C
Closing Date: 31-Jan-2018
Salary Range: $93,867 - $113,572
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: 2018-1-6 Final PD Senior Business Analyst.doc (Word, 981KB)
Job Specification

2018-1-6 Final PD Senior Business Analyst.pdf (PDF, 293KB)
Job Specification

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Contact: Chris Saunders
03 9096 5349

Position Details

Number of vacancies available: 2 x Fixed Term (1 Year)

Office Location(s): 50 Lonsdale Street, Victoria 3000 

Position Summary:


The Senior Business Analyst works within the Strategy and Design Unit to engage stakeholders at all levels to understand, evaluate and document key requirements in a timely manner and to the appropriate level of detail. They will work with a range of internal and external providers to support identification, funding and delivery of effective solutions across multiple concurrent initiatives. The role will also support the development of ICT strategies and policies. The role requires a dynamic and experienced individual who can adapt to and self-manage across multiple potentially complex concurrent initiatives to deliver timely and fit for purpose outcomes.




Are you :


  • able to build consensus around clear and concise business requirements in a complex environment?
  • able to manage competing priorities to deliver timely and fit-for-purpose outcomes across concurrent initiatives?
  • able to support others to develop their skills and contribute to continuous improvement of the BA practice?



How to Apply:

Applicants are encouraged to apply online, submitting a cover letter and a current resume.

Please note:

For this role, you are not required to address each of the key selection criteria in a separate written document. Applicants are strongly encouraged to view the Information for Applicants document to obtain guidance on what to include in your cover letter and resume. This document also provides information on the department's recruitment and employment safety screening processes.

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