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Senior Project Officer (VPSG5)

Job posted: 20/06/2022
Applications close: 04/07/2022 (Midnight)
4 days remaining

4 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / 30 June 2023

Organisation: Department of Health

Salary: $103,920 - $125,735

Occupation: Projects

Reference: VG/DH/VAHI/1639064

Reference: VG/DH/VAHI/1639064

Occupation: Projects

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

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.

POSITION SUMMARY:

The Department's VAHI division is seeking a Senior Project Officer to join the Strategic Goals Dashboard project to support the development and rollout of the interactive reporting solutions. The program is a collaboration between VAHI, the Department of Health and Safer Care Victoria (SCV). 

The successful applicant will enjoy working in small dynamic teams, have excellent communication and stakeholder liaison skills and a keen attention to detail. 

Are you 

  • An experienced project officer interested in working in a flexible team?
  • Able to build and maintain relationships with stakeholders in complex environments? 
  • Looking to contribute to a strategically important project? 

Key accountabilities

The Project Officer will support the delivery of VAHI's Strategic Goals Dashboard project through the provision of a range of administrative functions and tasks.

Accountabilities

  • Provide secretariat and support for the development of papers for project specific committees.
  • Develop project documentation, including status update reports for a broad range of target audiences (e.g., departmental officers, and executives).
  • Keep accurate and complete records of work activities in accordance with legislative requirements and the department's records, information security and privacy policies and requirements.
  • Take reasonable care for own health and safety and for that of others in the workplace by working in accordance with legislative requirements and the department's occupational health and safety (OHS) policies and procedures.
  • Demonstrate how the actions and outcomes of this role and work unit impact clients and the department's ability to deliver, or facilitate the delivery of, effective support and services

Mandatory Vaccination Policy

The department is committed to providing and maintaining a working environment which is safe and without risk to the health of its workers and clients.  As it is an essential element of any role within the department that employees be able to attend work onsite and to do so safely, employees are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of their employment.  This requirement applies unless they have a medical condition which means they cannot be vaccinated against COVID -19.  Therefore, the department will ask any prospective employee, who has been identified as the preferred candidate for a role within the department, to provide proof of their COVID-19 vaccination status prior to any offer of employment being made.  If a prospective employee has a relevant medical condition which means they cannot be vaccinated against COVID-19, they should contact the department to discuss their individual circumstances.

HOW TO APPLY:

Applicants are encouraged to apply online, submitting a cover letter and a current resume.

The Jobs and Skills Exchange (JSE) Recruitment Policy allows for priority consideration for Victorian Public Service (VPS) and select employees of the Victorian Public Sector who apply through the Jobs Skills Exchange (JSE) jobs board platform.

As such, these employees are strongly encouraged to submit their application through https://www.vic.gov.au/jobs-and-skills-exchange rather than via external advertisement.

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 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 Project Officer (VPSG5)

Job type:

Full time / 30 June 2023

Job classification:

VPSG5

Contact:

Andrew Baker | andrew.baker@vahi.vic.gov.au

Senior Project Officer (VPSG5)