Communications and Stakeholder Engagement Advisor (MAR) (VPSG4)

Job posted: 09/07/2021
Applications close: 10/08/2021 (Midnight)
17 days remaining

17 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / 30 Months

Organisation: Rail Projects Victoria

Salary: $87,640 - $99,438

Occupation: Communications, Marketing and Media

Reference: VG/1549022

Reference: VG/1549022

Occupation: Communications, Marketing and Media

Salary Range: $87,640 - $99,438

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

RPV, MTIA is seeking to engage a Communications and Stakeholder Engagement Advisor. This role will support the development and delivery of communications and stakeholder engagement strategies for the Melbourne Airport Rail team and related works. This position works closely with RPV's technical and planning teams, and appointed construction contractors. Reporting to the Manager, Communications and Stakeholder Engagement, this role requires an ability to work in a complex and demanding environment within tight timeframes. Applicants will need to be well organised and able to work autonomously while also being an effective team player.

About you

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Be experienced in communications and stakeholder engagement within a highly complex and fast paced environment, preferably in construction and/or infrastructure projects
  • Have proven ability to produce high quality written communications materials.
  • Have excellent project management skills including a proven ability to manage the planning, coordination and delivery of communications activities
  • Tertiary qualification in communications, public relations or related discipline and/or equivalent relevant experience is required

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, 0456 367 559.

Applications close 11:59 pm - Tuesday 10 August 2021.

Communications and Stakeholder Engagement Advisor (MAR) (VPSG4)

Job type:

Full time / 30 Months

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Ashleigh Whatford, HR Advisor | 0456 367 559

Communications and Stakeholder Engagement Advisor (MAR) (VPSG4)