Project Officer (VPSG4)

Job posted: 08/09/2021
Applications close: 22/09/2021 (Midnight)
2 days remaining

2 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / 3 years

Organisation: Department of Education and Training

Salary: $88,955 - $100,930

Occupation: Construction

Reference: VG/DET/VSBA/20009917/40

Reference: VG/DET/VSBA/20009917/40

Occupation: Construction

Salary Range: $88,955 - $100,930

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

As a Project Officer, you will provide administrative and project coordination support to a larger team of project managers and/or project officers. You ensure key program or contractual milestones are achieved and that delivery, performance and financial targets are met. You will collaborate with internal and external stakeholders on a range of matters, preparing reports and updating IT operating systems forms. You also have procurement responsibilities and follow and implement infrastructure policy and process.

Reporting to the relevant Manager in Major Projects, the Delivery Division, the position of Project Officer will assist in the delivery and administration of capital works projects or PPP school infrastructure projects. 

This position will play a key role in contributing to the development and delivery of the VSBA's infrastructure portfolio. The position provides a breadth of exposure across school infrastructure policy and capital delivery, it includes considerable exposure to key parliamentary and government processes. The environment is fast-paced and key deliverables of the role include project management, contract administration procurement responsibilities and implementing infrastructure policy and processes.

The successful applicant will have a combination of planning, organising and problem-solving skills. A specialist knowledge of project management/contract administration in the government environment and an understanding of the infrastructure delivery lifecycle and how to appropriately engaeg with stakeholders is expected.

Interested staff should provide a CV, short covering letter and address the Key Selection Criteria outlined in the position description to Wayne Alford, Acting Director - Major Projects.

For more details regarding this position please see attached position description.

Department of Education and Training is committed to diversity. The Department places considerable effort and resources into responding to the needs of staff with a disability. People from disadvantaged groups are encouraged to apply for this position. If you require assistance, with the recruitment process, have accessibility or adjustment requirements, please communicate with the contact person listed on this job advertisement or contact the People Division via email: vps.hr.services@edumail.vic.gov.au

Information about the Department of Education and Training's operations and employment conditions can be obtained from the following websites: www.education.vic.gov.au and http://www.education.vic.gov.au/hrweb/Pages/default.aspx.

Applications close 22 September 2021

Project Officer (VPSG4)

Job type:

Full time / 3 years

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Wayne Alford | Wayne.Alford@education.vic.gov.au

Project Officer (VPSG4)