Senior Commercial Project Officer (VPSG5)

Job posted: 10/03/2021
Applications close: 01/08/2021 (Midnight)
3 days remaining

3 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / until 30 June 2024

Organisation: Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning

Salary: $101,120 - $122,348

Occupation: Policy

Reference: VG/50939892

Reference: VG/50939892

Occupation: Policy

Salary Range: $101,120 - $122,348

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

  • Demonstrate your experience in designing and delivering complex commercial contracts
  • Apply your project management skills and strategies to achieve required outcomes
  • Apply your stakeholder engagement capability both within government and externally This is an exciting opportunity to be involved in a major Government policy area which is at the forefront of Victoria’s transition to renewable energy.

This Senior Commercial Project Officer role in the newly created Renewable Energy Zones (REZ) Branch of the Energy Group requires someone with experience in designing and delivering complex commercial contracts. The successful candidate, who will have sound understanding of electricity networks, will assist in the development and implementation of procurement and cost recovery models for priority REZ Development Plan projects.

Specialist/Technical Expertise/Qualifications

  • A relevant tertiary qualification such as finance or engineering.
  • Sound understanding of electricity networks (transmission preferred).
  • Experience in, and sound understanding of, procurement processes for large infrastructure projects and experience of designing and delivering sound, complex commercial contracts.

This is a fixed term position until 30 June 2024.

To be considered for this position, your application should include a supporting statement demonstrating that you meet the Key Selection Criteria detailed in the position description, including the Specialist/Technical Expertise/Qualifications and capabilities sections. 

For further information please refer to the attached position description.

Applications close at midnight on Sunday, 1 August 2021.

Other relevant information:

Preferred candidates will be required to undertake pre-employment screening, including a Declaration and Consent form and a National Police Check.

Applicants must possess corresponding work rights to be eligible for appointment for the advertised employment period. To be appointed to an ongoing position you must be an Australian Permanent Resident or an Australian/New Zealand citizen.

We are building an inclusive workplace to help realise the potential of our employees, embrace our differences, and apply our diverse thinking to innovation and delivering services to Victorian communities. All jobs can be worked flexibly and we encourage job applications from Aboriginal people, people with disabilities, young people and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.

Senior Commercial Project Officer (VPSG5)

Job type:

Full time / until 30 June 2024

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Jenny Cleeve | 0409 177 448

Senior Commercial Project Officer (VPSG5)