Manager Community Relations (VPSG6)

Job posted: 02/08/2022
Applications close: 15/08/2022 (Midnight)
5 days remaining

5 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / Up to three years

Organisation: West Gate Tunnel Project

Salary: $127,467 - $170,579

Occupation: Communications, Marketing and Media

Reference: VG/000401

Reference: VG/000401

Occupation: Communications, Marketing and Media

Salary Range: $127,467 - $170,579

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

for the management of the WGTP on behalf of the Victorian Government. The WGTP will directly link the West Gate Freeway to the Port, CityLink and the city via twin tunnels under Yarraville, a new crossing of the Maribyrnong River and an elevated road above Footscray Road. It will provide a much-needed alternative to the West Gate Bridge and reduce travel time, improve freight access to the Port of Melbourne and remove thousands of trucks from residential roads. 6,000 jobs will be created, and the project will deliver an approximate $11 billion boost to Victoria's economy. Public Private Partnership contracts to build and operate the project were signed in December 2017.

About the role 

  • Exciting opportunity to join the West Gate Tunnel Project
  • Be part of a high performing team

The West Gate Tunnel Project, Major Transport Infrastructure Authority (WGTP MTIA) has an opportunity for an experienced Manager Community Relations to join the Communications and Engagement team on the West Gate Tunnel Project (WGTP).

The Manager Community Relations will require both a strategic and hands-on approach to achieve best practice community engagement outcomes for the WGTP.

A high-level understanding of major infrastructure projects and strong communications and engagement contract management experience is required in this role. With the ability to plan and manage multiple tasks, the candidate will be able to negotiate and influence outcomes, represent the WGTP MTIA in public forums and lead and manage a small and dedicated team.

How to apply

Applications including a cover letter and resume are to be submitted online by visiting www.careers.vic.gov.au. Individual responses to the Key Selection Criteria are not required. Your cover letter should include a summary taking into account the KSC as a whole and why you are interested in the role. All documents should be attached as a Microsoft Office Word document. 

WGTP MTIA is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applicants from a diverse range of backgrounds and strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. 

The WGTP MTIA offers reasonable adjustments for applicants with disabilities on request.

For a confidential discussion, please contact Liz Evans, Deputy Director Engagement, on 0429 606 793.

Applications close 11.59pm – 15 August 2022

Manager Community Relations (VPSG6)

Job type:

Full time / Up to three years

Job classification:



Liz Evans | 0429 606 793

Manager Community Relations (VPSG6)