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Policy Analyst, Planning & Development
Do you want to?

  • Contribute to the successful delivery of the Victorian Government’s energy efficiency program
  • Utilise your highly developed policy, analytical, research and problem solving skills
  • Work collaboratively with both internal and external stakehholders

  • If you do, there is an exciting opportunity as a Policy Analyst, Planning & Development within the VEET Division of the Essential Services Commission. You will be rewarded with a salary of $79,955 - $90,716 plus 9.5% super per year, in a central Melbourne location.

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    Department: Essential Services Commission
    Work Type: Ongoing - full time
    Job Function: Analyst
    Classification: VPSG4
    Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
    Reference: VG/ESC/D01046
    Closing Date: 20-Aug-2017
    Salary Range: $79,955 - $90,716
    Job Duration: N/A
    File Attachment: Policy Analyst, Planning & Development.docx (Word, 44KB)

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    Contact: Maureen Goey
    9032 1300

    Position Details

    Organisational environment
    The Essential Services Commission is Victoria's independent economic regulator of essential services supplied by a range of industries. The Commission's functions include:
    • making regulatory decisions with respect to prescribed industries (including price determinations, licensing, customer protection and access disputes);
    • undertaking reviews and providing advice to Ministers on a range of economic and regulatory matters; and
    • administering the Victorian Energy Efficiency Target scheme.
    Be part of a highly respected and professional organisation that allows you to apply your knowledge while offering flexible working options and opportunities for professional growth. You'll be working in a dynamic and collaborative environment with opportunities to undertake stimulating work.

    1. Plan, coordinate and undertake research and analysis in respect of legal, administrative and operational developments of the VEET scheme
    2. Provide high quality advice to the Manager, Planning and Development and Director, VEET on complex administrative issues
    3. Manage the delivery of policy projects, at the direction of the Policy Supervisor
    4. Prepare Commission papers, explanatory notes, guidelines and decisions on matters pertaining to the VEET scheme
    5. Develop and maintain relationships with personnel in the other VEET teams, scheme participants, and Government personnel to ensure the objectives of the scheme are achieved
    6. Provide quality assurance of external VEET scheme documents.
    7. Manage the delivery of the VEET Division's key communication activities, including its stakeholder forums

    Key selection criteria 
    For the Key Selection Criteria, please refer to the attached position description.

    How to apply
    Your application MUST include:
    1) a professional cover letter outlining your skills, knowledge and experience relating to this opportunity;
    2) a current resume; and
    3) a separate document addressing each of the Key Selection Criteria, with each response limited to one paragraph per criteria.

    Applications close on midnight 20 August 2017.

    To apply visit and refer to position number ESC/D01046.

    Please note this role will be subject to the receipt of a satisfactory criminal records check and qualification check.

    You can apply by selecting the “Apply Now” button.

    Further contact
    For any additional enquiries regarding this role please contact Maureen Goey, Manager, Planning & Development (VEET) on (03) 9032 1300.

    The Essential Services Commission is an EEO employer committed to fairness, diversity and respect. As such, the Commission will respond to requests for Reasonable Adjustments from applicants with disabilities.

    We look forward to receiving your application.

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