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Principal Behavioural Insights Specialist (See Advertisement)

Job posted: 16/10/2020
Applications close: 01/11/2020 (Midnight)
4 days remaining

4 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / 30 June 2021

Organisation: Department of Premier and Cabinet

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Science

Reference: VG/1489332

Reference: VG/1489332

Occupation: Science

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

The Public Sector Reform Division is responsible for leading and coordinating work on issues relating to the performance and reform of the public sector, including workforce reform, outcomes and evidence reform, and public sector innovation. The division supports the Premier, the Minister for Government Services and the Secretary as the head of the Victorian Public Service.

The Public Sector Innovation branch at the Department of Premier and Cabinet works to enable and accelerate innovation across the Victorian public.

The Public Sector Innovation branch works across government to build innovation capability, with a focus on how government employees can work in new or different ways to improve people's lives. Our approach is collaborative, engaged, flexible and outcomes-focused.

Our branch is seeking a motivated Principal Adviser, Behavioural Insights who is genuinely interested in innovation and excited by the prospect of improving public sector outcomes. The Principal Adviser, Behavioural Insights is responsible for quality assurance of all technical advice provided by the Behavioural Insights Unit (BIU) in the Public Sector Innovation Branch.

The Principal Adviser, Behavioural Insights will use their knowledge of behavioural science to review and adapt materials developed by the BIU to ensure they are fit for audience purposes and develop the technical skills and capabilities of the individual behavioural insights team members. The Principal Adviser, Behavioural Insights also leads on development of the technical tools and other collateral required to support behavioural science implementation across government.

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

The closing date for this position is midnight, Sunday 1 November 2020.

This position is 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.

Principal Behavioural Insights Specialist (See Advertisement)

Job type:

Full time / 30 June 2021

Job classification:

See Advertisement

Contact:

Kate Phillips | 0417 447 676

Principal Behavioural Insights Specialist (See Advertisement)