Manager, Engagement Strategy & Coordination (VPSG6)

Job posted: 12/05/2022
Applications close: 02/06/2022 (Midnight)
7 days remaining

7 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / 30/6/24

Organisation: Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions

Salary: $125,893 - $168,473

Occupation: Consulting and Strategy

Reference: VG/090185A

Reference: VG/090185A

Occupation: Consulting and Strategy

Salary Range: $125,893 - $168,473

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.

Manager, Engagement Strategy & Coordination

  • $125,893 - $168,473 (Plus Superannuation)
  • Fixed Term to 30 June 2024 
  • Usual hours of work: Full Time (flexibility may be available)
  • Usual work location: Melbourne CBD (flexibility may be available)

Reporting to the Director, Secure Work Pilot, you will lead the stakeholder engagement, including strategy development, relationship management, and ongoing engagement to support the Secure Work Pilot.

The Secure Work Pilot aims to improve economic security for many Victorian workers who don't have access to sick and carers pay.  Consultation on the design of the pilot scheme will involve workers, industry and unions.  This Pilot will consider and work through issues including economic impacts, eligibility, payment pathways, and protections for workers who apply to access the scheme.

The accountabilities of the role include:

  • Manage a small team to lead the strategy, planning and execution for stakeholder, industry, and community engagement and consultation, for all aspects of the Secure Work Pilot.
  • Provide engagement intelligence on emerging issues, developing strategic advice and support on priority engagement initiatives, reputational risks, and new and changing engagement priorities.
  • Manage the engagement coordination aspects of the Secure Work Pilot Scheme.
  • Working closely to support the Director on priorities.
  • Prepare a wide range of materials to support Executives.

The position of Manager, Engagement Strategy & Coordination forms a part of the Jobs Victoria branch within the Employment and Inclusion group.

The Jobs Victoria, Secure Work and Inclusion Group promotes and strengthens economic inclusion for all Victorians.

We support more Victorians to participate in the economy and find secure work. We do this by partnering with businesses to address their labour needs and with workers to create sustainable jobs in all communities across Victoria.

For a confidential discussion, please call Sebastian Norman, Director, Secure Work Pilot on 0488 233 382.

Applicants will be required to comply with the Department of Jobs, Precincts and Region's (department's) COVID-19 Vaccination requirements, in line with the Chief Health Officer (CHO) Directions and any other legislative requirements, directions, policies or procedures, including but not limited to any requirement to provide evidence of vaccination status.

Successful candidates will be required to undergo a National Police Records Check prior to commencing employment with the Department.

For further information on the position, please refer to the attached position description.

How to Apply

Please click the ‘Apply Now' button. As part of the application process, you will need to provide a copy of your resume and a cover letter addressing the key selection criteria outlined in the position description.

Applications close at midnight on 2 June 2022.

Manager, Engagement Strategy & Coordination  (VPSG6)

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Sebastian Norman | 0488 233 382

Manager, Engagement Strategy & Coordination  (VPSG6)