Policy Officer x2 (VPSG4)

Job posted: 22/12/2020
Applications close: 20/01/2021 (Midnight)
3 days remaining

3 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / 24 months

Organisation: Department of Premier and Cabinet

Salary: $87,640 - $99,438

Occupation: Policy

Reference: VG/1499873A

Reference: VG/1499873A

Occupation: Policy

Salary Range: $87,640 - $99,438

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

The Economic Policy and State Productivity Group is responsible for providing high quality policy analysis and advice to the Premier and portfolio Ministers in the areas of: economic development; regional and local government outcomes, international engagement, infrastructure, planning, major transactions, energy, resources and land policy.

The Economic Strategy Branch advises the Premier and Cabinet on current and future economic challenges and opportunities that affect Victorian's prosperity. We do this by understanding the whole of the Victorian economy. 

The Economic Strategy Branch is looking to recruit a talented and dynamic Policy Adviser for DPC's Implementation Office to support the coordination, implementation and monitoring of priority reviews across government.

The role requires strong conceptual, quantitative and analytical skills, as well as an ability to provide advice in a time-pressured environment.

The role offers the opportunity to work closely with other DPC branches and other Government departments to deliver the Victorian Government's objectives with respect to the implementation of priority reviews.

The Policy Officer will play a key role in providing high quality advice, analysis, and coordination support to DPC senior leadership and the Premier.

Please note: Due to COVID-19 restrictions, working remotely arrangements are in place. 

The closing date for this position is midnight Wednesday 20 January 2021.

Please note there are two VPS4 roles being advertised. 

These positions are only open to applicants with relevant rights to work in Australia.

How to apply:Apply before the advertised closing date, all applications should include:

  • a resume
  • a cover letter which addresses the key selection criteria (within three pages)

Other relevant information:

Preferred candidates will be required to complete a Pre-employment Declaration and Consent form. Employment of successful candidates will be subject to a National Police Check.

DPC actively promotes diversity, inclusion and an equal opportunity workplace. We welcome applicants from all diverse backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and people with disabilities. All roles at DPC can be worked flexibly, however it may differ from role to role.

Policy Officer x2 (VPSG4)

Job type:

Full time / 24 months

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Craig Gersbach | 0421 010 239

Policy Officer x2 (VPSG4)