Senior Project Officer, Social Housing Sector Development

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Department: Department of Health and Human Services
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Projects
Classification: VPSG5
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/DHHS/FIDH/513484
Closing Date: 26-Jan-2018
Salary Range: $93,867 - $113,572
Job Duration: Until 31st August 2019
Attachments: 2017-12-14- 513484 Approved PD Project Officer, Senior VPS5 .doc (Word, 951KB)
Job Specification

2017-12-14- 513484 Approved PD Project Officer, Senior VPS5 .pdf (PDF, 75KB)
Job Specification

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Contact: Susan George
(03) 9096 9909

Position Details

Number of vacancies available: 1

Office Location(s):   MELBOURNE CBD

Position Summary:

This newly created position has been established to assist in enabling the growth and development of the social housing sector in support of the government's Homes for Victorians housing strategy.  

The Senior Project Officer role requires an ability to develop stakeholder relationships, adapt quickly to changed priorities, engage in complex problem solving and process improvement.

Are you

  • Flexible and able to adapt quickly to manage changing and competing priorities?
  • Able to think through complex information to identify potential risks in a time-pressured environment?
  • Able to diplomatically provide advice and build relationships with people at all levels?


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.

Click 'Apply Now' below to submit your interest in this role.
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