Communications and Stakeholder Engagement Advisor (VPSG4)

Job posted: 08/10/2021
Applications close: 24/10/2021 (Midnight)
6 days remaining

6 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Rail Projects Victoria

Salary: $88,955 - $100,930

Occupation: Communications, Marketing and Media

Reference: VG/1569111

Reference: VG/1569111

Occupation: Communications, Marketing and Media

Salary Range: $88,955 - $100,930

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

Rail Projects Victoria (RPV) is the Victorian Government body responsible for the delivery of the Metro Tunnel Project, Regional Rail Revival, Melbourne Airport Rail and the Western Rail Plan including fast rail between key regional cities and Melbourne. RPV is responsible for all aspects of the projects including planning and development of the project reference design, site investigations, stakeholder engagement, planning approvals and procurement, through to construction delivery and project commissioning. Major Transport Infrastructure Authority (MTIA) comprises of Level Crossing Removal Project (LXRP), Rail Projects Victoria (RPV, MTIA), North East Link Project (NELP), West Gate Tunnel Project (WGTP) and Major Road Projects Victoria (MRPV).

About the opportunity

The Communications and Stakeholder Engagement Advisor will be responsible for providing high quality support and assistance to the Senior Advisor, Communications and Stakeholder Relations for the Regional Rail Revival. The role will require an ability to work in a complex and demanding environment within tight timeframes. The incumbent will need to be well organised and be able to autonomously while also being an effective team player.

About you

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Be experienced in communications, and community / stakeholder relations, including development and implementation of strategies. Experience within construction and/or infrastructure projects is desirable
  • Demonstrate the ability to produce high quality, accurate and effective written communications materials
  • Be proactive in identifying opportunities and risks and work with other team members to manage them
  • Have relevant tertiary qualification and experience in a project-based communications and/or stakeholder relations capacity

Why join us?

  • An emphasis on work / life balance
  • High-performing team environment
  • Equal opportunity employer
  • Personal & Professional development opportunities
  • Committed to safety & wellbeing
  • Training & development opportunities

How to apply

Please include a Cover Letter, CV and response to Key Selection Criteria. We want to know why you want to work for Rail Projects Victoria, why you are interested in the role, and, taking into account the Key Selection Criteria as a whole, how your skills, knowledge, experience and qualifications are applicable to the role.

For a confidential discussion, please contact Ashleigh Whatford, HR Advisor, on 0429 672 423.

Applications close 11:59 pm - Sunday 24 October 2021.

Communications and Stakeholder Engagement Advisor (VPSG4)

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Ashleigh Whatford, HR Advisor | 0429 672 423

Communications and Stakeholder Engagement Advisor (VPSG4)