Director, Fair Jobs Code (SES1)

Job posted: 04/06/2021
Applications close: 20/06/2021 (Midnight)
5 days remaining

5 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / Up to 2 years

Organisation: Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions

Salary: $192,800 - $249,700

Occupation: Executive Management

Reference: VG/034511

Reference: VG/034511

Occupation: Executive Management

Salary Range: $192,800 - $249,700

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

The Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions (DJPR) was established to ensure Victoria's strong economic performance by growing industries and regions. Here at DJPR, we're making sure Victoria's economy benefits all Victorians by creating more jobs for more people, building thriving places and regions and nurturing inclusive communities.

Our work supports a range of diverse portfolios and operates across metropolitan, regional and international offices. We also oversee various public entities, including public corporations, regulatory authorities and specialist boards.

The Department strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and offers reasonable adjustments for applicants with disabilities.

Our values are accountability, integrity and respect, and underpin everything we do.

Director, Fair Jobs Code

  • Key executive leadership role
  • Establish and manage the on-going operations of the Fair Jobs Code project
  • Fixed term (up to two years)

The Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions (DJPR) is seeking to appoint a Director, Fair Jobs Code to lead the establishment, implementation, and on-going operations and management of the Fair Jobs Code (FJC) project, ensuring that Victorian businesses seeking to contribute to the delivery of Victorian Government projects or applying for significant industry grants are doing the right thing by their employees and are recognised and rewarded for doing so.

Reporting to the Executive Director, Industry Development and Participation, this role leads a multi-disciplinary team to manage the operations of the FJC including launch and implementation, development and delivery of administrative systems, governance structures and enabling IT systems.

In this position you will forge strategic relationships with key stakeholders across government and industry, as well as provide high-level authoritative advice for Ministers, senior level executives, and industry stakeholders on the launch and on-going operations of the FJC.

An inspiring and collaborative leader you will have a deep understanding of the Victorian Government's objectives and priorities in the context of employment and economic growth, and demonstrated experience working in government and in leading and delivering strategic initiatives, key priority programs, and advisory and policy services.

A proven track record of achievement in implementing innovative programs and strategic initiatives will see you succeed in this role.

How to Apply

Please click the Apply button at the bottom of this advertisement. Applications should include a resume and covering letter addressing the Key Selection Criteria outlined in the Position Description.

Applicants should view the full Position Description attached to this advertisement before applying. 

Enquiries about this position should be directed to Emily Mottram, Acting Executive Director, Industry Development and Participation on 0439 401 890.

Applications close midnight on Sunday, 20 June 2021.

Director, Fair Jobs Code (SES1)

Job type:

Full time / Up to 2 years

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Emily Mottram | 0439 401 890

Director, Fair Jobs Code (SES1)