Senior Project Officer - multiple positions (VPSG5)

Job posted: 09/10/2020
Applications close: 26/10/2020 (Midnight)
2 days remaining

2 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / 6 to 9 months

Organisation: Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions

Salary: $98,396 - $119,052

Occupation: Projects

Reference: VG/029766

Reference: VG/029766

Occupation: Projects

Salary Range: $98,396 - $119,052

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

The Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions (DJPR) was established to ensure Victoria's strong economic performance by growing industries and regions. Here at DJPR, we're making sure Victoria's economy benefits all Victorians by creating more jobs for more people, building thriving places and regions and nurturing inclusive communities.

Our work supports six ministers, spans 10 portfolios and operates across metropolitan, regional and international offices. We also oversee various public entities, including public corporations, regulatory authorities and specialist boards.

The Department strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and offers reasonable adjustments for applicants with disabilities.

Our values are accountability, integrity and respect, and underpin everything we do.

Senior Project Officer – multiple roles

  • $99,872 - $120,838 (plus superannuation)
  • Fixed Term – 6 to 9 months 
  • Usual hours of work: Full Time (flexibility may be available)
  • Usual work location: Melbourne CBD (flexibility may be available)

The position of Senior Project Officer forms a part of the Industry Coordination Centre.

The Industry Coordination Centre (ICC) manages whole of Victorian Governments effort in supporting workplaces in reducing transmission rates, responding to public health restriction changes, by coordinating across advice to business and sectors. The ICC supports business in how to operate under different directions and restrictions, including those that have been closed due to an

The Senior Project Officer will be responsible for the development and implementation of high quality project management across the group. This role will focus on high quality reporting mechanisms to ensure effective monitoring and tracking of the program of work. The role is located in a new, multidisciplinary branch which covers economic policy, governance, industry policy, procurement, education and a range of other policy areas. The diversity of work means that there are opportunities to contribute to Victoria's economic recovery from COVID-19 and drive change across a wide range of policy areas.

A team player, you will enjoy flexible working arrangements and undertake a wide variety of work across the team. Working in a dynamic and fast paced environment, the successful candidate will bring a collaborative, can-do, creative and rigorous approach to policy design and execution – putting the interests of Victorians at the heart of policy and project work.

For a confidential discussion, please call Kathleen Newbery on 0417 949 523.  

Successful candidates will be required to undergo a National Police Records Check prior to commencing employment with the Department.

For further information on the position, please refer to the attached position description.

How to Apply

Please click the ‘Apply Now' button. As part of the application process, you will need to provide a copy of your resume and a cover letter addressing the key selection criteria outlined in the position description.

Applications close at midnight on 26 October 2020.

Senior Project Officer - multiple positions (VPSG5)

Job type:

Full time / 6 to 9 months

Job classification:



Kathleen Newbery | 0417 949 523

Senior Project Officer - multiple positions (VPSG5)