Manager, Behavioural Insights (See Advertisement)

Job posted: 16/10/2020
Applications close: 01/11/2020 (Midnight)
7 days remaining

7 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / 12 months

Organisation: Department of Premier and Cabinet

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial

Reference: VG/1489325

Reference: VG/1489325

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

The Public Sector Reform Division is responsible for leading and coordinating work on issues relating to the performance and reform of the public sector, including workforce reform, outcomes and evidence reform, and public sector innovation. The division supports the Premier, the Minister for Government Services and the Secretary as the head of the Victorian Public Service.

The Public Sector Innovation branch at the Department of Premier and Cabinet works to enable and accelerate innovation across the Victorian public.

The Public Sector Innovation branch works across government to build innovation capability, with a focus on how government employees can work in new or different ways to improve people's lives. Our approach is collaborative, engaged, flexible and outcomes-focused.

Our branch is seeking a motivated Manager who is genuinely interested in innovation and excited by the prospect of improving public sector outcomes. The Manager, Behavioural Insights Unit is responsible for leading and managing the work of the Behavioural Insights Unit in the Public Sector Innovation Branch.

The Manager, Behavioural Insights Unit (BIU) will use their knowledge of behavioural science and management capability to develop the skills and capabilities of the individual behavioural insights team members, manage the workload of the BIU to ensure resources are directed in the most impactful way to respond to current behavioural challenges, and ensure that the BIU's work is delivered to a high quality and in a timely manner.

Please note: Due to COVID-19 restrictions, working remotely arrangements are in place. 

The closing date for this position is midnight, Sunday 1 November 2020.

This position is only open to applicants with relevant rights to work in Australia.

How to apply:

Apply before the advertised closing date, all applications should include:

  • a resume
  • a cover letter which addresses the key selection criteria (within three pages)

Other relevant information:

Preferred candidates will be required to complete a Pre-employment Declaration and Consent form. Employment of successful candidates will be subject to a National Police Check.

DPC actively promotes diversity, inclusion and an equal opportunity workplace. We welcome applicants from all diverse backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and people with disabilities. All roles at DPC can be worked flexibly, however it may differ from role to role.

Manager, Behavioural Insights (See Advertisement)

Job type:

Full time / 12 months

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Kate Phillips | 0417 447 676

Manager, Behavioural Insights (See Advertisement)