Project Officer - Tourism, Infrastructure Facilitation (VPSG4)

Job posted: 21/11/2022
Applications close: 05/12/2022 (Midnight)
7 days remaining

7 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Negotiable

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions

Salary: $90,067 - $102,192

Occupation: Projects

Reference: VG/035225E

Reference: VG/035225E

Occupation: Projects

Salary Range: $90,067 - $102,192

Work location: Negotiable

The Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions (DJPR) was established to ensure Victoria's strong economic performance by growing industries and regions. Here at DJPR, we're making sure Victoria's economy benefits all Victorians by creating more jobs for more people, building thriving places and regions and nurturing inclusive communities.

Our work supports a range of diverse portfolios and operates across metropolitan, regional and international offices. We also oversee various public entities, including public corporations, regulatory authorities and specialist boards.

The Department strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and offers reasonable adjustments for applicants with disabilities.

Our values are accountability, integrity and respect, and underpin everything we do.

  • Salary: $90,067 - $102,192 (Plus Superannuation)
  • Fixed Term until 30 June 2024
  • Usual hours of work: Full Time (flexibility may be available)
  • Usual work location: 121 Exhibition Street, Melbourne (flexibility may be available)

The Team

The position of Project officer – Tourism, Infrastructure Facilitation forms a part of the Tourism, Events & Priority Infrastructure Group and The Infrastructure Facilitation Team.

The Tourism, Events and Priority Infrastructure Group works to strengthen Victoria's reputation as Australia's leading tourism and events destination with a key focus on driving both economic and social benefits for the community and visitors alike, ensuring that the best visitor experiences are accessible to everyone.

The Role

  • Manage projects and funding agreements
  • Establish and manage stakeholder relationships and program governance structures
  • Provide support to maintain project documentation through GEMS platform
  • The successful candidate will prepare timely and accurate advice to support submissions, reports, and briefs

About You

The role will require someone with excellent project management skills and knowledge of government processes, as well as the ability to work effectively with stakeholders to support a successful delivery of infrastructure projects.

Further Information

For a confidential discussion, please contact Will Maley, Senior Tourism Projects Advisor on 0436 024 027.

Applicants will be required to comply with the Department of Jobs, Precincts and Region's (department's) COVID-19 Vaccination requirements, as outlined in the department's COVID-19 Vaccination requirements policy and in line with the department's obligations under the Occupational Health and Safety Act 2004, directions, policies or procedures, including but not limited to any requirement to provide evidence of vaccination status.

Successful candidates will be required to undergo a National Police Records Check prior to commencing employment with the Department. For further information on the position, please refer to the attached position description.

Please note: If you require an adjustment to participate in any stage of the recruitment process or have a particular requirement to be communicated with by either telephone or email only, please notify the DJPR Recruitment Team at recruitment@ecodev.vic.gov.au with the position number in the subject line.

We respect and welcome people of all backgrounds, genders, sexualities, abilities, and cultures.

How to Apply

Please click the ‘Apply Now' button. As part of the application process, you will need to provide a copy of your resume and a cover letter addressing the key selection criteria outlined in the position description.

Applications close at midnight on 5 December 2022.