Senior Manager, Corporate and Engagement Services

The Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources (DEDJTR) is the Victorian Government’s lead agency for creating the conditions to sustainably develop the Victorian economy and grow employment. Our role is to increase jobs, investment, exports and opportunities; stimulate innovation, competitiveness, and confidence; and support sustainability.

The Department is committed to building a culture where we say 'yes' to flexible work arrangements, and support ways of working that help employees balance work and home life. The Department is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applicants from a diverse range of backgrounds.

The Department strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

The Department offers reasonable adjustments for applicants with disabilities on request.
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Department: Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources
Work Type: Ongoing - Flexible
Job Function: Consulting and Strategy
Classification: VPSG6
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/VSBC001887
Closing Date: 20-Dec-2017
Salary Range: $113,156 - $151,426
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: 001887 VSBC3-CES-PD-SnrManager Corp & Engage-Dec2017.docx (Word, 141KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Judy O’Connell
03 9651 7636

Position Details

Senior Manager, Corporate & Engagement Services

  • $113,156 – $151,426 per annum plus superannuation ($115,136 - $154,076 from 1 January 2018)
  • Ongoing   
  • Usual hours of work: Full Time (flexibility may be available)
  • Usual work location: Melbourne CBD (flexibility may be available)

The Senior Manager, Corporate & Engagement Services will be working within the office of the Victorian Small Business Commission (VSBC). The Victorian Small Business Commission aims to ensure a fair and competitive environment in which small businesses can grow and thrive. The VSBC key functions focus on engaging with the small business community, advocating on issues, monitoring the small business environment and providing an efficient and low-cost small business dispute resolution service.

Reporting to the Victorian Small Business Commissioner, this role will lead a small team to manage corporate planning, performance reporting, budget and finance, risk management, and governance. The role also oversees the processes and systems to support data collection across the Commission maintain databases and systems necessary for administrative support of the VSBC.

The Senior Manager responsibilities will also involve significant stakeholder management with key external stakeholders and oversee internal and external communications, public relations and engagement.

To be successful in this role you will need demonstrated experience in managing a varied workload, and dealing with complex matters. You will have the ability to provide team leadership and guidance, partnered with excellent stakeholder relationship skills and a demonstrated ability to comfortably deal with communications, public relations and media concepts.

The successful applicant will work effectively as a member of a team, enjoy flexible working arrangements and undertake a wide variety of work across the Commission.

For a confidential discussion, please call Judy O'Connell, Victorian Small Business Commissioner, on (03) 9651 7636.

Successful candidates will be required to undergo a National Police Records Check prior to commencing employment with the Department.

For further information on the position, please see the attached position description.  To apply, please click the ‘Apply Now' button below.  All applications must address the Key Selection Criteria outlined in the position description.

Applications close at midnight on 20 December 2017 and must address the Key Selection Criteria outlined in the Position Description.


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