Senior Adviser, Communications and Stakeholder Engagement (VPSG5)

Job posted: 27/03/2020
Applications close: 10/04/2020 (Midnight)
2 days remaining

2 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Various

Job type: Full time / Ongoing and fixed term

Organisation: Major Road Projects Victoria

Salary: $98,396 - $119,052

Occupation: Communications, Marketing and Media

Reference: VG/22771X

Reference: VG/22771X

Occupation: Communications, Marketing and Media

Salary Range: $98,396 - $119,052

Work location: Various

About MRPV Major Road Projects Victoria (MRPV) was established to deliver a multi-billion-dollar pipeline of key road projects across Victoria, including new roads, road widenings, new bridges and major freeway upgrades. MRPV manages complex and strategically important road projects from business case development through to completion connecting local communities and supporting Victoria’s growing economy.

The Role

The Senior Communications and Engagement Adviser will

  • work closely with our construction partners to provide support and strategic advice on communications and engagement activities for large and road projects.
  • work closely with internal project delivery teams to ensure complex concepts and information is translated into clear, concise and accurate material.
  • Build strong working relationships with internal staff and external stakeholders.

There are 2 positions available as detailed below:

1 x ongoing position based in Essendon Fields, predominantly focused on the O'Herns Road project.

1 x fixed term 12 month contract based in our CBD Western Roads Upgrade project office, then eventually moving to a site office in the Western Suburbs (location yet to be determined). You will be asked to select your location preference upon applying.

About you

You come from a senior communications background, preferably within the construction and/or infrastructure industry. You're the type of person that's not afraid to roll up their sleeves and get stuck into a project, and can act with urgency when needed. You pride yourself on your written and verbal communication skills – you're the type of person that can pick up on spelling errors and grammatical errors quickly, and takes pride in the work they submit to the business. You thrive in a busy, reactive, fast paced environment where no day is the same.


We're an organisation committed to providing a fulfilling, diverse and safe environment for all our people. You will be provided with:

  • Opportunity to work on exciting, landmark projects
  • Genuine work-life balance and flexible work arrangements are available (ie. working from home, part time, job share arrangements etc.)
  • Competitive salary
  • Paid leave benefits to allow for various personal and life needs
  • Structured progression and professional development opportunities 


Please refer to the attached position description for further information on the role. Please note a separate address of the Key Selection Criteria is NOT required.

MRPV believes in promoting an inclusive and diverse workplace and encourage people from all backgrounds, abilities and identities to apply to our vacancies.

To find out more about MRPV please visit https://roadprojects.vic.gov.au/.

 Applications close midnight, Friday 10 April 2020

Senior Adviser, Communications and Stakeholder Engagement (VPSG5)

Job type:

Full time / Ongoing and fixed term

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MRPV Talent Acquisition Team | mrpv-recruitment@roadprojects.vic.gov.au

Senior Adviser, Communications and Stakeholder Engagement (VPSG5)