Senior Policy Adviser (VPS5)

Job posted: 16/03/2023
Applications close: 29/03/2023 (Midnight)
2 days remaining

2 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Infrastructure Victoria

Salary: $103,920 - $125,735

Occupation: Policy

Reference: VG/IV/1707951

Reference: VG/IV/1707951

Occupation: Policy

Salary Range: $103,920 - $125,735

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

An exciting opportunity exists for a talented and enthusiastic policy adviser with enthusiasm and skill at policy development, narrative storytelling, and composing policy documents with compelling logic and reasoning.

Infrastructure Victoria is an independent statutory authority which provides expert advice and guides decision-making on Victoria's infrastructure needs and priorities.

The Senior Policy Adviser will work collaboratively on a variety of strategic, advisory, and research projects and policy analyses on infrastructure matters. They will produce quality reports and briefing documents that present analysis and expert advice to Infrastructure Victoria's Board, CEO, and seniors executives, and will clearly and concisely compose written and visual information to engage audiences on highly complex issues. The successful applicant will also assist Infrastructure Victoria to maintain effective stakeholder relationships, within and outside government, whilst contributing to other products and responsibilities within the organisation as required.

To be successful in this role you will exhibit strong skills in policy and research synthesis and analysis, including drawing upon multiple sources to formulate and clearly communicate policy options and recommendations. You will also demonstrate a talent for superior quality writing, using clear and concise language in different formats, have strong interpersonal skills, innovative thinking, and the ability to exercise sound judgement when interacting with stakeholders. We will highly regard a tertiary qualification in a relevant discipline and significant specialist knowledge in infrastructure matters.

How to apply:

Applications including a one page pitch are to be submitted online by selecting the ‘Apply Now” button

Applications close midnight 29th March 2023.

Other relevant information:

A comprehensive position description is attached.

For enquiries regarding the position please phone the contact on the position description. If you experience difficulties in applying online, please contact HR Shared Services on 1800 039 411.

Infrastructure Victoria values the contribution of all employees and fair and equitable treatment of all people is integral to all activities. As such, the organisation offers reasonable adjustments for applicants with disabilities on request.

Employment of successful candidates will be subject to a National Police Check.

Infrastructure Victoria is committed to maintaining the privacy of personal information. The recruitment process and all matters relating to it are treated in the strictest confidence. Personal information received during the recruitment process will be managed in accordance with the Privacy and Data Protection Act, 2014. IV recruitment purposes include considering and responding to your job application, providing you with information about prospective or future similar roles within the organisation, considering your application for a future similar role within the organisation or enabling you to receive relevant job alerts. In some circumstances, in order to assess your suitability for the role, IV may seek to contact one or more referees who are not specified in your application. Any proposal to contact an unspecified referee will be discussed with you first and your consent will be sought before doing so. A failure by you to provide consent to contact unspecified referees may, in some circumstances, result in your application not being considered further. You may request access to your personal information by contacting IV.

Senior Policy Adviser (VPS5)

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Allison Stewart | 0413 977 729

Senior Policy Adviser (VPS5)