Director, Priority Projects Unit (SES1)

Job posted: 29/01/2021
Applications close: 07/03/2021 (Midnight)
6 days remaining

6 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / 3 years

Organisation: Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions

Salary: $192,800 - $249,700

Occupation: Executive Management

Reference: VG/033199

Reference: VG/033199

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. BR>
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. BR>
The Department strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and offers reasonable adjustments for applicants with disabilities. BR>
Our values are accountability, integrity and respect, and underpin everything we do. BR>

  • New executive leadership opportunity
  • Drive strategy and policy across the Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions
  • Fixed-term (up to 3 years)

The Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions (DJPR) is seeking to appoint a Director, Priority Projects Unit to lead strategy development and priority reforms across the department's portfolios. As Director, you will have the opportunity to work closely with the Secretary and the department's senior executives to tackle some of the critical challenges facing the State.

Reporting to the Associate Deputy Secretary of Strategy and Priority Projects, the Director of the Priority Projects Unit leads a high-performing, established, and agile team to address priority issues across the department's portfolio areas.

To be successful in this role you will have a deep understanding of public policy and the policy challenges facing the department's portfolio areas. You will be a senior leader with demonstrated ability to lead high-performing teams and a track record of delivering projects using best practice project management disciplines to support stakeholders to make better decisions.

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 Cam Nolan, Associate Deputy Secretary on 03 8392 6244 or email cameron.nolan@ecodev.vic.gov.au

Applications close midnight on Sunday 7 March 2021.

Director, Priority Projects Unit (SES1)

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Full time / 3 years

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Cam Nolan | 03 8392 6244 or cameron.nolan@ecodev.vic.gov.au

Director, Priority Projects Unit (SES1)