Assistant Manager, Performance Audit

Are you looking for an opportunity to drive performance in the public sector?

Do you enjoy investigating complex issues and working in a team to solve problems?

VAGO are committed to employee wellbeing and encourage work-life balance by offering flexible working arrangements including variable start and finish times, work from home arrangements and part time employment opportunities.

At VAGO, we're on the look-out for a person of integrity who values producing quality outcomes.

VAGO have a mix of permanent and fixed term roles available. If the above sounds like you, don't miss this opportunity to join a high performance culture in the heart of Melbourne!
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Department: Vic Auditor-General Office
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Regulatory, Governance and Compliance
Classification: VPSG5.1
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/PA5106/PA5108
Closing Date: 29-Jan-2018
Salary Range: $93,867 - $103,719
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: PD - 5.1 Assistant Manager - PA - FIXED.DOCX (Word, 216KB)


PD - 5.1 Assistant Manager - PA - ONGOING.DOCX (Word, 216KB)


Contact: Thomas Brosz - Recruitment Adviser
03 8601 1638

Position Details

About The Role

Reporting to the Director, Performance Audit, you will be responsible for:

  • Working in a supportive and collaborative team to produce outstanding results
  • Gathering and analysing evidence to investigate areas of public sector service provision
  • Preparing written findings of audits, along with recommendations, to a range of stakeholders
  • Developing, contributing to and implementing continuous improvement initiatives

Like to know more? Check out the position description for further details.

About You

You're driven, pro-active and self-motivated with a history of success in an auditing, evaluation or investigations career.

You can present complex concepts and highly technical information in a manner that can easily be understood by non-experts. You enjoy working with others to come up with the best possible solution to your challenges.

You build great relationships by your people-centric approach and are known as a go-to person within your organisation.

We'd like you to have tertiary qualifications in the Arts, Law, Business, but we'll consider related fields too.

Why Work With Us?

We have recently relocated to a newly designed, modern, open-plan working environment with upgraded technology and systems. Our conveniently located office boasts easy access to public transport hubs and parking stations, diverse retail outlets, quality cafes and restaurants, along with other lifestyle attractions available on beautiful Collins Street.

At VAGO, VPS employees at all levels are welcome to participate in flexi-time and/or flexible working arrangements aligned with operational requirements. We are committed to supporting ways of working that help our people balance work and home life.

We offer bespoke learning and development opportunities, along with leadership development, technical training and soft-skill development programs.

As an equal opportunity employer, VAGO welcomes applicants from a diverse range of backgrounds, and offers reasonable adjustments for candidates with a disability.


You will also be eligible for annual discounts on various personal utilities. These include Myki pass, professional memberships and subscriptions, private health insurance and study assistance.

How to Apply

Using the “Apply Now” button, please include your resume and brief cover letter (1-2 pages) broadly outlining your experience in line with the Key Selection Criteria.

A separate “Response to Selection Criteria” is not required.


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