Senior Project Engagement Advisor (VPSG5)

Job posted: 11/06/2021
Applications close: 27/06/2021 (Midnight)
10 days remaining

10 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / until 31 June 2022

Organisation: Department of Families, Fairness and Housing

Salary: $101,120 - $122,348

Occupation: Projects

Reference: VG/DFFH/HV/583923

Reference: VG/DFFH/HV/583923

Occupation: Projects

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

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

The Department of Families, Fairness and Housing (DFFH) works hard to create equal opportunities for all Victorians to live a safe, respected and valued life. Our areas of focus are child protection, housing, disability, the prevention of family violence, multicultural affairs, LGBTQI+ equality, veterans, women and youth. The work we do benefits thousands of Victorians, particularly those who are disadvantaged and vulnerable. We work in a variety of community-based settings, including people's homes, residential facilities and secure settings across metropolitan, rural and regional Victoria. We are committed to developing and supporting a workforce that is well equipped and highly motivated. All jobs can be worked flexibly and we encourage applications from Aboriginal people and people from diverse backgrounds and abilities.


As part of the Communications and Engagement team you will help ensure our large and complex construction program achieves its objectives through your work of listening to, engaging with, informing and building respectful and inclusive relationships with our communities and stakeholders.

Reporting to the Manager, Project Engagement, you will plan, oversee and implement major engagement strategies, and manage others in the planning and implementation of project engagement.

Are you:

  • Experienced in the field of public engagement operations where there are multiple and often challenging stakeholders?
  • A capable engagement professional with a track record of working in a small and collaborative team?
  • Motivated to work with diverse and highly engaged communities and stakeholders in the context of residential construction projects?


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 Families, Fairness and Housing <https://www.vic.gov.au/department-families-fairness-and-housing>

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

Senior Project Engagement Advisor (VPSG5)

Job type:

Full time / until 31 June 2022

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Kate Hand | 0437 719 448

Senior Project Engagement Advisor (VPSG5)