Senior Advisor Government Liaison (See Advertisement)

Job posted: 10/06/2021
Applications close: 21/06/2021 (Midnight)
2 days remaining

2 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Full time / 12 months

Organisation: Country Fire Authority

Salary: Salary not specified

Occupation: Other

Reference: VG/1539494

Reference: VG/1539494

Occupation: Other

Salary Range: Salary not specified

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Located at Burwood East

Fixed Term, 12 month Full Time contract

$117,580 pa (plus 9.50% super) PTA 6

The Country Fire Authority (CFA) is one of the world's largest, and most highly regarded, community-based emergency services organisations. We are proud of the work we do in protecting lives and property, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.   CFA strives to be a values-based organisation and an organisation of choice for volunteers and employees, where people with a variety of skills, experiences and backgrounds all add value through the roles they perform.

About the Role:

A challenging twelve-month contract opportunity exists to work with CFA. Working on a range of policy and government business matters you will provide expert coordination and strategic support to the Manager Government Liaison.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Analysis and consolidation of complex policy analysis and advice.
  • Provide support to the Manager Government Liaison through the coordination of high-quality briefing materials, formulation of strategic advice and support.

About You:

To succeed in this important role, you will be tertiary qualified with experience working in a complex organisational environment. Strategic level experience providing advice and support on policy, business planning and project management is essential to this role. Importantly you will demonstrate superior written and verbal communication skills in the form of high-quality communication materials that convey ideas and information in a clear and engaging manner. With advanced interpersonal skills and expertise in establishing positive working relationships with a diverse range of stakeholders, your key strengths will be your excellent problem solving and planning skills.

Your Application:

When applying for a position with CFA, the key to progressing in the selection process is the quality of your application. Your application must demonstrate that you have the qualifications, experience, key attributes and skills required for the position.

Applicants must address the selection criteria outlined in the attached position description.

Your application should include:

  • Cover letter
  • Responses to the Key Selection Criteria as outlined in the Position Description
  • Resume

Submitting your Application:

When you click the 'apply' button you will be taken to the online application form. Here you will be asked to provide personal and contact details and respond to employment-related questions.

The successful applicant must be willing to complete pre-employment checks including a National Police History Check and Working with Children Check prior to receiving a job offer.

CFA supports flexible working arrangements and is committed to providing an inclusive, fair and child safe environment for all staff, volunteers and the community.

Applications close: 11:59pm 21 June 2021.


Senior Advisor Government Liaison (See Advertisement)

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Full time / 12 months

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Celeste Brack | Celeste.Brack@vic.gov.au

Senior Advisor Government Liaison (See Advertisement)