Manager Events and Engagement (VPSG6.1)

Job posted: 05/08/2022
Applications close: 21/08/2022 (Midnight)
11 days remaining

11 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Victorian Fisheries Authority

Salary: $127,467 - $149,024

Occupation: Communications, Marketing and Media

Reference: VG/022102

Reference: VG/022102

Occupation: Communications, Marketing and Media

Salary Range: $127,467 - $149,024

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

The VFA is a statutory authority established to facilitate the effective management of Victoria’s fisheries resources in a coordinated and strategic way that ensures their ongoing sustainability. The VFA has around 190 employees located in the Melbourne CBD, metropolitan Melbourne and across regional Victoria. We are excited to offer this opportunity for you to become part of the VFA that delivers more choice, connections and confidence in ensure that the Government, the recreational and commercial fishing sectors, and the Victorian community can share in and obtain the benefits from sustainable fisheries management.

Manager Events Engagement

  • Annual Salary Range: VPS6.1 $127,467 - $149,02 per annum plus superannuation
  • Employment Type: Fixed Term, Full Time [14 Months]
  • Usual Work Location: Melbourne Flexible (VFA provides flexible working options)


About the Opportunity

The Manager Events and Engagement will lead the delivery of minor and major events and build productive and impactful relationships within and outside the organisation through effective engagement to ensure the continued promotion of fishing in Victoria.

About You

The successful applicant will possess demonstrable skills exceptional event management, proven engagement abilities with a wide range of stakeholders including hospitality and media, strong team leadership, an enthusiastic and dynamic disposition and a willingness to deliver high-profile events in short time frames and at short notice.

Other criteria we will assess applicants against include:

  • Stakeholder management, particularly collaborating with internal stakeholders to deliver on projects
  • Event and Project Management, demonstrated ability in planning and delivering successful major events across a broad range of agencies and industries within relevant time constraints and budget funding.
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills, including influencing and negotiating at all levels clearly and with confidence.
  • Problem solving, seeks all relevant information and uses both known and innovative techniques to resolve and obtain desired outcomes.
  • A tertiary qualification in a related area of study will be well regarded

More information is available in the attached Position Description.


Culture and Benefits

The Department of Transport is committed to building a culture of developing our people to achieve great outcomes for the Victorian transport network. We are proud of our commitment to flexible work arrangements that support different ways of working, helping employees balance work and life. We are focused on providing a workplace environment that is rewarding, enjoyable, healthy and productive for all employees, where contributions are valued and recognised, expectations are clear, and treatment is fair and equitable.

More information is available in the attached Position Description.

How to Apply

Applications should include a resume and a covering letter.

Applications close 11.59pm on 21st August 2022

For a confidential discussion regarding this opportunity please contact, Monique Leane on 0408 932 815

Please note: This position requires the successful employee to provide evidence of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19, or medical evidence which confirms the individual is unable to receive a dose, or a further dose, of a COVID-19 vaccine due to a medical contraindication or an acute medical illness.
Failure to comply with this condition of employment will impact your eligibility for employment in this position with DoT.

Preferred applicants may be subject to pre-employment checks. Information provided to the Department of Transport will be treated in the strictest confidence.

Manager Events and Engagement (VPSG6.1)

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Monique Leane | 0408 932 815

Manager Events and Engagement (VPSG6.1)