Director, Office of the EGM, Planning and Precincts (SES1)

Job posted: 09/06/2021
Applications close: 24/06/2021 (Midnight)
5 days remaining

5 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / 3 years

Organisation: Suburban Rail Loop Authority

Salary: $192,800 - $249,700

Occupation: Planning

Reference: VG/26720

Reference: VG/26720

Occupation: Planning

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

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

Suburban Rail Loop Authority is responsible for all aspects of the project including planning and development of the reference design, investment case, site investigations, stakeholder engagement, planning approvals and procurement, through to precinct planning, construction delivery and project commissioning. This is a unique career opportunity to join a transformational city-shaping infrastructure project in its early stages and to help drive the best connectivity, liveability and productivity outcomes for Melbourne. You will work in a high performing environment alongside skilled and experienced experts who are bringing to life some of the most forward-thinking ideas in the rail infrastructure and precincts space.

About the opportunity

The Director, Office of EGM Planning and Precincts has a varied and complex work program directed by the key strategic priorities and imperatives facing the EGM Planning and Precincts.  The position is responsible for providing support and advice, analysis and briefing tasks to support the EGM, their office and the Executive Leadership Team as well as following issues and activities through to ensure outcomes are achieved.  They may also be required to undertake complex research and provide advice where required.

The Director, Office of EGM Planning and Precincts from time to time will lead initiatives on behalf of the EGM, which are generally specialised, confidential, complex and at times will be across the SRLA Divisions which must be managed and coordinated close to the EGM Planning and Precincts' office.

 To be successful you will:

  • Have high level stakeholder skills with the ability to effectively influence outcomes, engage and maintain relationships and manage competing expectations
  • Have an understanding and experience in applying high standards of governance, accountability and performance, within the public sector
  • Lead the engagement of a high performing, capable and delivery focussed workforce and culture
  • Collaborate with senior stakeholders to develop and translate vision and strategy into actionable goals and deliverable outcomes

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 and Resume. We want to know why you want to work for Suburban Rail Loop Authority, 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.

Applications close 11:59 pm – Thursday 24 June 

Please note, appointment of successful applicants will be made subject to a satisfactory pre-employment conditions check.



Director, Office of the EGM, Planning and Precincts (SES1)

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Full time / 3 years

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Jane Betts | jane.betts@srla.vic.gov.au

Director, Office of the EGM, Planning and Precincts (SES1)