Strategic Engagement Lead (VPSG5)

Job posted: 24/08/2021
Applications close: 29/09/2021 (Midnight)
9 days remaining

9 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning

Salary: $102,637 - $124,183

Occupation: Communications, Marketing and Media

Reference: VG/50942101A

Reference: VG/50942101A

Occupation: Communications, Marketing and Media

Salary Range: $102,637 - $124,183

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

Fantastic opportunity to utilize your stakeholder engagement experience.

The Strategic Engagement Lead will support the Yallourn Emergency Management Branch to develop and implement strategic, innovative, high-quality, effective and appropriate engagement activities on behalf of the Victorian Government.

The successful candidate will demonstrate strong interpersonal and communications skills, have an ability to negotiate and build sustainable relationships, and work proactively with people of all levels.

The incumbent in this role will use their stakeholder engagement experience to ensure DELWP and other agencies have strong relationships with our key stakeholders, which are both within the VPS and external to government. This will include developing stakeholder plans to ensure proactive engagement takes place at appropriate times throughout the duration of work programs.  

Specialist/Technical Expertise/Qualifications

  • A strong background in stakeholder engagement delivery and theory.
  • High level experience in industry relations and stakeholder engagement with a demonstrated ability to prepare and implement strategies.
  • Experience in the energy sector would be desirable but not essential.

This is a fixed term position available for a period of 18 months.

To be considered for this position, your application should include a supporting statement demonstrating that you meet the Key Selection Criteria detailed in the position description, including the Specialist/Technical Expertise/Qualifications and capabilities sections. 

For further information please refer to the attached position description.

Applications close at midnight on Wednesday, 29 September 2021.

Other relevant information:

Preferred candidates will be required to undertake pre-employment screening, including a Declaration and Consent form and a National Police Check.

Applicants must possess corresponding work rights to be eligible for appointment for the advertised employment period. To be appointed to an ongoing position you must be an Australian Permanent Resident or an Australian/New Zealand citizen.

We are building an inclusive workplace to help realise the potential of our employees, embrace our differences, and apply our diverse thinking to innovation and delivering services to Victorian communities. All jobs can be worked flexibly and we encourage job applications from Aboriginal people, people with disabilities, young people and people from culturally diverse backgrounds.


Strategic Engagement Lead (VPSG5)

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Lashae Roulston | 0436 949 746

Strategic Engagement Lead (VPSG5)