Manager, Strategic Risk and Partnerships (VPSG6)

Job posted: 18/02/2021
Applications close: 28/02/2021 (Midnight)
2 days remaining

2 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Department of Justice and Community Safety

Salary: $124,033 - $165,983

Occupation: Other

Reference: VG/EMV165B

Reference: VG/EMV165B

Occupation: Other

Salary Range: $124,033 - $165,983

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

Emergency Management Victoria (EMV) leads emergency management in Victoria by working with government, agencies and business to strengthen their capacity to withstand, plan for, respond to and recover from emergencies. EMV is a statutory entity and is part of the Department of Justice & Community Safety (the Department). The Department, through the Secretary, employs EMV staff and provides corporate functions to EMV. EMV is led jointly by the Chief Executive (CE) and the Emergency Management Commissioner (EMC).

Manager, Strategic Risk and Partnerships

  • Role with broad reaching impact
  • Engaging strategic risk focused role
  • VPS6, Full-time, Ongoing

Reporting to the Director Capability and Risk, the Manager, Strategic Risk and Partnerships is Primarily responsible for the development and overall management of policy, capability and doctrine for emergency risk management across Victoria.

Key accountabilities include:

  • Collaborate with EMV's sector partners to provide strategic advice to ensure that municipal, regional and state emergency management plans are informed by risk.
  • Drive risk management principles and practices throughout the sector to ensure they are considered and applied operationally through the preparedness, response, and recovery of phases of emergencies.
  • Lead the Strategic Risk and Consequence function at the State Control Centre including building capability, training, rostering and the development of products to meet legislative and operational needs.
  • Build capability and coordinate support for incident, regional and state-level consequence management.

To be successful you will have:

  • Demonstrated experience in emergency or community risk management.
  • Extensive experience in the managing and engaging with a wide-range of stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated ‘hands on' expertise in managing complex programs of work through the full project management life cycle.

How to Apply:

Please click the "Apply Now" button at the bottom of this advertisement.  Applications should include a resume and covering letter briefly outlining your skills and experience. Attachments can be uploaded in .doc, .docx, .pdf, .txt or .rtf formats.

The successful candidate will be required to undergo pre-employment checks which may include national police checks and misconduct screening. Applicants should view the full position description attached to this advertisement before applying. 

Enquiries about this position should be directed to Lachlan Kelsall, Director Capability and Risk on 0438 175 819.

Application close midnight on Sunday 28 February 2021.

Manager, Strategic Risk and Partnerships (VPSG6)

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Lachlan Kelsall, Director Capability and Risk | 0438 175 819

Manager, Strategic Risk and Partnerships (VPSG6)