Senior Planning Analyst (VPSG5)

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

9 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Department of Health

Salary: $102,637 - $124,183

Occupation: Analyst

Reference: VG/DH/RP/306386

Reference: VG/DH/RP/306386

Occupation: Analyst

Salary Range: $102,637 - $124,183

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.


Senior Planning Analyst

System Analysis and Planning aims to improve service delivery and/or system performance to better meet the health needs of a population. It informs our understanding, critical thinking and co-ordinated actions to continually align the delivery of existing health services to meet the changing patterns of need and use of services over time.

This role is performed within a small team reporting to the Manager, System Analysis and Planning, with opportunity to provide technical support, analysis and advice on a range of projects and priorities that inform system configuration, service distribution, service development, and investment options (funding and capital) in the short, medium and longer term.

This includes the development, collection, analysis and distribution of data relevant to health service planning including updating and maintaining systems and procedures to effectively undertake these tasks. The Senior Planning Analyst is also required to provide advice, assistance and training in the use and interpretation of data and analysis tools.

Are you:

  • Committed to improving the Health System through analysis and service planning?
  • An experienced and agile data analyst with excellent technical skills?
  • A creative thinker who can tell the story through data visualisation?


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 Planning Analyst (VPSG5)

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Karen Warnecke, Manager | Karen.Warnecke@health.vic.gov.au, 0403 369 370

Senior Planning Analyst (VPSG5)