Senior Technical Officer (VPSG4)

Job posted: 12/05/2022
Applications close: 26/05/2022 (Midnight)
8 days remaining

8 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time

Organisation: State Revenue Office

Salary: $88,955 - $100,930

Occupation: Regulatory Governance and Compliance

Reference: VG/SRO/1621152/0522/2

Reference: VG/SRO/1621152/0522/2

Occupation: Regulatory Governance and Compliance

Salary Range: $88,955 - $100,930

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

At least two (2) ongoing Senior Technical Officer Grade 4 positions are being offered in the Landholder Acquisitions Branch, Compliance Division, in Melbourne.

  • At least two (2) ongoing roles
  • Salary $88,995 plus 10% superannuation – VPS Grade 4
  • Based in Melbourne CBD with flexible hybrid working arrangements available

What we offer

The State Revenue Office is the Victorian Government's revenue management agency, administering a range of taxes, duties, levies, grants and subsidies.

We aim to develop our people to achieve great outcomes for the Victorian community. We offer flexible working arrangements and a workplace culture that is rewarding and productive, where contributions are valued and recognised, expectations are clear, and treatment is fair and equitable. We are an equal opportunity employer that is committed to providing an inclusive, accessible and safe working environment. Find out more about working at the SRO at sro.vic.gov.au/careers, or via our LinkedIn page.

The opportunity

The primary purpose of this role is to maximise industry compliance with the landholder, lease and beneficial ownership provisions of the Duties Act 2000. This is done by reviewing and assessing disclosures by taxpayers and undertaking investigations into instances of non-compliance.

Reporting to a team leader, you will be responsible for:

  • Providing advice on private ruling requests, acquisition statements, trust registration applications and voluntary disclosures.
  • Conducting investigations and providing accurate reports on findings.
  • Negotiating appropriate outcomes with taxpayers and their representatives and assisting them with their understanding of the landholder, lease and change in beneficial ownership provisions.

Who we are looking for

To be successful in this role, you will:

  • Be tertiary qualified in law, accounting, commerce, economics or a related discipline, with an ability to interpret and apply complex legislation.
  • Have sound interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills.
  • Have knowledge of, and practical skills in applying, a range of investigative skills and techniques to obtain information and evidence.
  • Use your problem solving and analytical skills to conduct research and recommend appropriate actions.

How to apply

To be considered for this role you must submit:

  • a completed application form (attached),
  • a cover letter and
  • a current resume,

via this website by 11:59pm on Thursday 26 May 2022.

More information

For more information, please read the position description or contact George DuvcevskiBranch Manager, Landholder Acquisitions, on 03 9628 6626.

If you need a copy of this advertisement and attachments in an accessible format, such as large print, please email HRServices@sro.vic.gov.au.


Please note, as part of our selection process, we conduct pre-appointment checks including those related to references, identity, qualifications, work history, work visa, and police record history. SRO employees must provide evidence they are vaccinated against COVID-19 or medically exempt.

This role is subject to a probation review.

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Senior Technical Officer (VPSG4)

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George Duvcevski, Branch Manager | 03 9628 6626

Senior Technical Officer (VPSG4)