Project Support Officer (VPSG3)

Job posted: 09/06/2021
Applications close: 24/06/2021 (Midnight)
5 days remaining

5 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / Until December 2021

Organisation: Department of Families, Fairness and Housing

Salary: $70,791 - $85,956

Occupation: Projects

Reference: VG/DFFH/HVSR/598559

Reference: VG/DFFH/HVSR/598559

Occupation: Projects

Salary Range: $70,791 - $85,956

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.


A rewarding opportunity exists to join a dynamic, fast-paced strategic policy team leading the Government's agenda on improving social and affordable housing outcomes. The Project Officer will provide administrative and general project support for the Strategy, Partnerships and Governance Branch. The Project Officer is a pivotal point of support for the Homes Victoria Board comprising key private, not for profit and public sector leaders.

The role is part of a broader, fast-paced and dynamic strategic policy branch driving key reforms announced as part of Victoria's landmark investment of $5.3 billion for the Big Housing Build. Victoria's Big Housing Build is the largest investment in social and affordable housing in Victoria's history.

Are you:

  • Details-focused, with demonstrated experience in providing project or administrative support?
  • Self-motivated and have strong organisational skills?
  • A team player who cooperates and works well with others?
  • Interested in applying your project and policy skills to social and affordable housing reform?


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.

Project Support Officer (VPSG3)

Job type:

Full time / Until December 2021

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Sharon Redmond | 0407 381 137

Project Support Officer (VPSG3)