Portfolio and Leasing Manager, Property and Leasing Unit (VPSG6)

Job posted: 13/09/2021
Applications close: 27/09/2021 (Midnight)
8 days remaining

8 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Department of Families, Fairness and Housing

Salary: $125,893 - $168,473

Occupation: Property

Reference: VG/DHHS/HV/376364A

Reference: VG/DHHS/HV/376364A

Occupation: Property

Salary Range: $125,893 - $168,473

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

The Department of Families, Fairness and Housing (DFFH) works hard to create equal opportunities for all Victorians to live a safe, respected and valued life. Our areas of focus are child protection, housing, disability, the prevention of family violence, multicultural affairs, LGBTQI+ equality, veterans, women and youth. The work we do benefits thousands of Victorians, particularly those who are disadvantaged and vulnerable. We work in a variety of community-based settings, including people's homes, residential facilities and secure settings across metropolitan, rural and regional Victoria. We are committed to developing and supporting a workforce that is well equipped and highly motivated. All jobs can be worked flexibly and we encourage applications from Aboriginal people and people from diverse backgrounds and abilities.



The Portfolio and Leasing Manager will lead a team of property professional responsible for the administration, management and performance of a number of the Director of Housing portfolios, including those with registered community housing agencies and private parties. The role involves maintaining collaborative relationships with key stakeholders, the provision of professional advice, management of staff, external service providers and key stakeholders, the development of strategic frameworks, robust procurement processes, budget and cash flow management, reporting and risk management.

This role is also responsible for developing and executing leasing strategies and driving enhanced leasing performance through the leveraging of relationships and market knowledge.

Are you:

  • Flexible and Accountable: adaptable; open to new ideas; show initiative; proactive and self-starting; seizes opportunities and acts upon them
  • A leader who empowers your people to create a high performing achievement orientated culture and build capability through mentoring and training opportunities.
  • A strong communicator with proven experience in working collaboratively with a range of key stakeholders to achieve good partnerships with government departments, landlords and other regulators.

Able to inspire change, introduce innovation and make transformation and improvements through effective change management strategies.


Applicants are encouraged to apply online, submitting a cover letter and a current resume.

Please note: For this position, you are not required to address each of the key selection criteria in a separate written document.

Preferred candidates will be required to complete pre-employment screening, including a national police check and misconduct screening.

Applicants must be an Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident or hold a valid work permit or visa. Work eligibility will be checked as part of the recruitment process.  

For further information please visit the Department of Families, Fairness and Housing <https://www.vic.gov.au/department-families-fairness-and-housing>

Click 'Apply Now' to submit your interest in this position.

Portfolio and Leasing Manager, Property and Leasing Unit (VPSG6)

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Lee Dobson | 0423 555 000

Portfolio and Leasing Manager, Property and Leasing Unit (VPSG6)