Manager Reform Coordination (VPSG6)

Job posted: 18/11/2020
Applications close: 02/12/2020 (Midnight)
3 days remaining

3 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / until 30 December 2022

Organisation: Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning

Salary: $122,502 - $163,934

Occupation: Planning

Reference: VG/50938604

Reference: VG/50938604

Occupation: Planning

Salary Range: $122,502 - $163,934

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

  • Do you have exceptional negotiation and stakeholder management skills?
  • Are you highly organised? Do you have outstanding communication skills?
  • Location: Melbourne, CBD Exciting opportunity to lead and manage a team that will deliver complex projects across the Victorian Planning Industry.

The Manager, Reform Coordination will play a key role in leading the delivery of government's planning reform agenda, managing risks and issues, liaising with stakeholders and ensuring that objectives are delivered on time. The position will collaborate with the Director and other managers to lead staff, support effective resource planning, performance management and accountability for budgets, resources and employee development. The Manager, Reform Coordination is a member of the Planning Implementation Division leadership team.

Specialist/Technical Expertise/Qualifications

  • A relevant qualification in Planning, Social Sciences or Economics is required.
  • Proven leadership skills, including demonstrated capacity to provide strategic management advice, direction and information in a complex environment and set strategic direction. Demonstrated experience in the delivery of complex projects, managing project teams and budgets in the public or private sectors is required.
  • Technical knowledge or industry experience of the Victorian planning system and/ or legislative reform is highly desirable.
  • Demonstrated ability to build awareness and understanding of economic and political trends and consider the ramifications of these emerging issues and long-term impacts.

This is a fixed term position until 30 December 2022.

To be considered for this position, your application should include a supporting statement demonstrating that you meet the Key Selection Criteria detailed in the position description, including the Specialist/Technical Expertise/Qualifications and Knowledge and Skills sections. 

For further information please refer to the attached position description.

Applications close at midnight on Wednesday, 2 December 2020.

Other relevant information:

Preferred candidates will be required to undertake pre-employment screening, including a Declaration and Consent form and a National Police Check.

We are building an inclusive workplace to help realise the potential of our employees, embrace our differences, and apply our diverse thinking to innovation and delivering services to Victorian communities. All jobs can be worked flexibly and we encourage job applications from Aboriginal people, people with disabilities, young people and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.

Manager Reform Coordination (VPSG6)

Job type:

Full time / until 30 December 2022

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Alana Macwhirter | 0428 557 451

Manager Reform Coordination (VPSG6)