Manager Policy, Compliance and Governance (See Advertisement)

Job posted: 10/09/2021
Applications close: 26/09/2021 (Midnight)
5 days remaining

5 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Full time / Ongoing - full time

Organisation: Country Fire Authority

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Regulatory Governance and Compliance

Reference: VG/1565889

Reference: VG/1565889

Occupation: Regulatory Governance and Compliance

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

  • Located at CFA Headquarters, Burwood East
  • Full Time, Ongoing
  • PTA Level 6 - $120,519.55 pa (plus 10% super)

The Country Fire Authority (CFA) is one of the world's largest, and most highly regarded, community-based emergency services organisations. We respond to fire and other emergencies 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Whilst our firefighters are the cornerstone of CFA services, what goes on behind the scenes is just as important in helping to protect lives and property.

About the Role:

CFA is seeking a highly motivated, innovative and analytical Manager Policy, Compliance and Governance where you will have the opportunity to really make a difference.  This is a truly unique opportunity to play a key role in strengthening CFA's governance practices in a fast-paced transformative environment.

Reporting to the General Manager Governance, Legal & Risk (GM GLR), this role has responsibility for CFA's Corporate Governance processes, Policy and Compliance framework; to ensure they support a clear, relevant and contemporary governance approach.

This critical role requires the capacity to engage with legislation and policies and build and maintain strong relationships with a range of internal and external stakeholders, including volunteers, operational staff, Executives and the Board.

The role will be tasked with providing a direct and strong support capability to the GM GLR, developing and embedding good governance practices and delivering process improvements and enhanced efficiencies.

The primary location for this role is the CFA Headquarters in Burwood East with flexible working from home arrangements to be considered as appropriate.

About You:

A requirement for this role is a tertiary qualification in business administration, law or a related discipline and/or extensive experience in developing and managing governance frameworks ideally within a large, complex and diverse organisation with a focus on corporate policy and compliance.

In addition, the ideal candidate will have experience within a fast-paced, regulated environment with a sound understanding of the context in which CFA operates. 

Naturally you will be a superior communicator with exceptional interpersonal skills and be able to demonstrate your ability and experience in developing, managing and influencing key stakeholders in a large and diverse organisation.

Crucial to your success in this role will be your proven ability to research complex matters and to distil complex information into clear and concise written documents along with your ability to perform Executive and Board Committee secretariat functions.

If you are enthusiastic and keen to secure a role within a fast paced, rapidly changing environment, and are passionate about bringing governance to life in a clear and concise way, this may be the role you are looking for.

Your Application:

The key to progressing in the selection process is the quality of your application. Your application must demonstrate that you have the qualifications, experience, key attributes and skills required for the position.

Your application should include:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume

Submitting your Application:

When you click the 'apply' button you will be taken to the online application form. Here you will be asked to provide personal and contact details and respond to employment-related questions.

The successful applicant will be required to complete a National Police History Check and a Working with Children Check.

CFA supports flexible working arrangements and is committed to be an inclusive, fair and child safe organisation for all staff, volunteers and the community.

Applications close: 11:59pm 26th September 2021

Manager Policy, Compliance and Governance (See Advertisement)

Job type:

Full time / Ongoing - full time

Job classification:

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Rohan Singh | jodie.clarke@cfa.vic.gov.au

Manager Policy, Compliance and Governance (See Advertisement)