Senior Policy Advisor (VPSG5)

Job posted: 27/05/2021
Applications close: 21/06/2021 (Midnight)
2 days remaining

2 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / 12 & 18 months

Organisation: Department of Premier and Cabinet

Salary: $101,120 - $122,348

Occupation: Policy

Reference: VG/1537658

Reference: VG/1537658

Occupation: Policy

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

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

The Economic Policy and State Productivity group works to support better economic awareness for Victoria by supporting the government to achieve its objectives related to economic development, regional and local government outcomes, international engagement, transport infrastructure, planning, priority precincts, energy, agriculture, resources and the environment. The group works in a whole of government environment by collaborating with relevant departments and agencies on policy and project development.

The Economic Development and International Branch provides advice to the Premier and Cabinet on a range of international engagement, economic development, jobs and employment, investment attraction, innovation, small business, regional development, tourism and major events, sport and recreation and creative industries issues.

As the Senior Policy Adviser, you will work in a fast paced and collaborative environment, helping lead responses to complex policy problems and engaging across government to contribute to the policy design and strategic advice that drives Victoria's economic reform agenda.

About you

As our ideal candidate, you will have:

  • highly developed skills in planning and managing risks 
  • ability to prepare complex briefs, letters, emails and reports 
  • strong written and verbal communication skills
  • ability to establish and maintain relationships 

Working with us, you can make a difference not just in your career, but in the community where you work and live.

The closing date for this position is midnight Monday 21 June 2021.

This position is only open to applicants with relevant rights to work in Australia.

How to apply:Apply before the advertised closing date, all applications should include:

  • a resume
  • a cover letter which addresses the key selection criteria (within three pages)

Other relevant information:

Preferred candidates will be required to complete a Pre-employment Declaration and Consent form. Employment of successful candidates will be subject to a National Police Check.

DPC actively promotes diversity, inclusion and an equal opportunity workplace. We welcome applicants from all diverse backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and people with disabilities. All roles at DPC can be worked flexibly, however it may differ from role to role.

Senior Policy Advisor (VPSG5)

Job type:

Full time / 12 & 18 months

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Brooke Mestou | 0422084375

Senior Policy Advisor (VPSG5)