Senior Project Officer

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Job Details
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Department: Safer Care Victoria
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Projects
Classification: VPSG5
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/DHHS/SCV/533056
Closing Date: 31-May-2018
Salary Range: $93,867 - $113,572
Job Duration: until 11/01/2019
Attachments: 2018-05-17 PD Senior Project Officer VPS5.doc (Word, 829KB)
Job Specification

2018-05-17 PD Senior Project Officer VPS5.pdf (PDF, 276KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Natalia Aulia
03 9096 0255

Position Details

Number of vacancies available: 1 x Fixed Term, Full Time until 11/01/2019

Office Location(s):
 50 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne VIC 3000 

Position Summary:

The team is seeking a Senior Project Officer to join us, to support development of project management capability in the work being undertaken in the Victorian Maternity and Newborn Clinical Network. This network has a number of large scale pieces of work that are aimed at improving the outcomes for women and their babies. The position provides opportunities to stretch yourself at this level, in a supportive team based environment.

Are you:

  • A person with strong project management skills, who enjoys project planning and analysing information?
  • An excellent communicator, who likes working in a team and enjoys the challenge of working across many teams and professions to achieve the outcome?
  • Someone who is highly organised, with excellent attention to detail, who is thorough and accurate?


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 review our Careers Page. This page provides information on the department's recruitment and safety screening processes.

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