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Senior Data Manager (VPSG5)

Job posted: 24/02/2021
Applications close: 10/03/2021 (Midnight)
4 days remaining

4 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / Until 30 June 2021

Organisation: Department of Health

Salary: $101,120 - $122,348

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

Reference: VG/DH/CR/1515383

Reference: VG/DH/CR/1515383

Occupation: Health and Allied Health

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

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

The Department of Health plays a critical role in the Victorian health system and is responsible for shaping it to meet the health needs of Victorians into the future. We also lead the Victorian Government's response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Working with our partners, we oversee Victoria's health system including mental health, ageing and aged care and preventive health. We are committed to developing and supporting a workforce that is well equipped and highly motivated to provide responsive and quality services to all Victorians. All jobs can be worked flexibly and we encourage job applications from Aboriginal people, people with disabilities, LGBTQI+ and people from culturally diverse backgrounds and differences to realise the potential of our employees for innovation and delivering services.

Application Closes: 10 March 2021

Role: Senior Data Manager  (Role until - 30 June 2021)

Number of vacancies available: 2

Office Location(s): 50 Lonsdale Street/Work from home

Position Summary: 

  • Responsible for the maintenance and cleaning of data relating to COVID 19 outbreaks in Victoria
  • Provide ongoing leadership, advice and operational support in relation to the management of data fields in CRM pertaining to outbreak COVID 19 outbreaks

Responsibilities:

  • Oversee and manage daily data cleaning processes.
  • Oversee the creation and upgrade of exposure sites
  • Manage data tasks assigned to Surveillance Officers and provide general supervision and guidance regarding their work activities
  • Training of new Surveillance Officers.
  • Ongoing development and documentation of processes
  • Outbreak closure activities including the development of key processes and the overall tracking of task to completion
  • Liaising with Report Development team to manage R code and Power Bi outputs.
  • Team task tracking and coordination including the identification of new projects and initiatives.
  • Allocation of owners to projects and tasks
  • Develop clear timeframes for tasks and ensure adherence to those timeframes.
  • Project governance and documentation to track projects undertaken by the Locations team
  • Establish and document general governance for the Locations team by formalising existing processes and creating new processes where needed
  • Identify and resolve discrepancies in COVID 19 outbreaks data
  • Provide technical assistance and training to epidemiologists in the use of the CRM
  • Identify data related risks to ongoing Epidemiology & Investigation tasks.
  • Assist in training the team and developing process guides (i.e. SOP's) for the CRM
  • Respond to ad hoc requests for data and information on outbreaks from both internal COVID 19 response teams and external stakeholders.

HOW TO APPLY:

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 Health <https://www.vic.gov.au/department-health>

Click 'Apply Now' to submit your interest in this position.

Senior Data Manager (VPSG5)

Job type:

Full time / Until 30 June 2021

Job classification:

VPSG5

Contact:

Tania Riley | Tania.Riley@dhhs.vic.gov.au

Senior Data Manager (VPSG5)