Senior Information Officer (VPSG3.1)

Job posted: 15/09/2021
Applications close: 29/09/2021 (Midnight)
8 days remaining

8 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / Until 30/06/2022

Organisation: Victoria Police

Salary: $71,853 - $79,551

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial

Reference: VG/JE20042154

Reference: VG/JE20042154

Occupation: Administration/Secretarial

Salary Range: $71,853 - $79,551

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

About the role:

As Senior Information Officer you will be part of a team who are working in the relatively newly established Inter-Agency Information Sharing Service at Victoria Police. The service is responsible for responding to Family Violence and Child Information Sharing requests for information to a wide range of agencies who are working in the family violence and child protection sector. The Service also manages the Reportable Conduct and Redress Schemes on behalf of Victoria Police.   

Your duties will include:

  • Assessing the validity of Requests for Information (RFI) against legislative criteria.  
  • Accessing data bases, identifying and extracting information relevant to the RFI.
  • Writing professional and articulate information releases on behalf of Victoria Police.     
  • Interpreting and applying legislation and guidelines relevant to the Information Sharing Schemes.
  • Liaising professionally with external and internal stakeholders and customers.

As the successful applicant, you will have:

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.   
  • Well-developed critical thinking skills and sound judgment.
  • An understanding of the role government and non-government agencies play in reducing family violence and promoting child safety and wellbeing.
  • A collaborative and collegial mindset and the ability to be flexible and customer focussed.
  • The ability to adapt to changing and evolving processes and workflow. 

Requirements and relevant information:

  • The position is a full time, fixed term until 30/06/2022.
  • Position location is Victoria Police Centre. 311 Spencer Street, Docklands.
  • Applicants must be an Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident or hold a valid work permit or visa.
  • The successful candidate will be required to undergo pre-employment checks which may include fingerprint checks and misconduct screening.

Your application must include:

  • Resume
  • Completed application form - attached to the job advertisement.

Applications close midnight, Wednesday 29 September 2021.  

No applications will be accepted via email.

For further information on this role please contact: Charlotte Clarkson / Courtney Magann on (03) 8533 0416 / (03) 8533 0985 or via email at charlotte.x.clarkson@police.vic.gov.au / courtney.magann@police.vic.gov.au.

If you have a disability/medical condition and require a copy of this advertisement and attached documentation in an accessible format or would like to discuss an access requirements/reasonable adjustment for the recruitment process, please contact VPS Recruitment via email VPSRECRUITMENT@police.vic.gov.au or on (03) 8335 8081.

About Us:

Victoria Police has a dedicated workforce of more than 22,000 employees consisting of police, protective services officers, police custody officers, and public service staff. Each employee plays a vital role in providing the 24/7, 365 days a year emergency response and public safety capability the organisation delivers to its community. As a Victoria Police employee, you have a dedication and commitment to community safety. 

Having a workforce that reflects the community we serve is important to Victoria Police. We want to attract and retain people of all genders, ages, religions, disability, sexual orientation, family and caring responsibilities, and cultures including people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander heritage. If you are interested in a position, we encourage you to apply as we celebrate the benefit that diversity brings to our employees, our services, and our community.

Find out what it is like working as a Victorian Public Servant for Victoria Police: https://www.police.vic.gov.au/vps

Senior Information Officer  (VPSG3.1)

Job type:

Full time / Until 30/06/2022

Job classification:



Charlotte Clarkson / Courtney Magann | (03) 8533 0416 / (03) 8533 0985

Senior Information Officer  (VPSG3.1)