VPS 4 - Risk and Governance Officer (VPSG4)

Job posted: 10/06/2021
Applications close: 22/06/2021 (Midnight)
3 days remaining

3 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Other

Organisation: Office of the Ombudsman Victoria

Salary: $87,640 - $99,438

Occupation: Risk Management

Reference: VG/CS/CORP/1540559V2

Reference: VG/CS/CORP/1540559V2

Occupation: Risk Management

Salary Range: $87,640 - $99,438

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

Are you highly focused? Have a practical ‘can do’ attitude? Comfortable working in a fast-paced and output driven team

Due to continued growth within our organisation, we have a newly created opportunity for a self-motivated and experienced Risk and Governance Officer to join our Governance and Reporting Team.

The Victorian Ombudsman (VO) is currently seeking applications from candidates to provide organisation-wide advice and reporting on business insights, risk, compliance, governance and forecasting including related policies and dashboards. 

Classification:  VPS 4

Tenure:  Full time or Part-time (min 3 days)

Salary Range:  $87,640 - $99,438 per annum (pro rata if part-time) plus a 9.5% employer superannuation contribution

Who we are: 
We're the Victorian Ombudsman. Our office provides a free, independent, accessible and impartial service to all Victorians. Our purpose is to ensure fairness for Victorians in their dealings with the public sector, to improve public administration and to foster confidence in the integrity of the sector.

Position Overview

The Risk and Governance Officer is a member of the Governance and Reporting team that provides organisation-wide advice and reporting on business insights, risk, compliance and governance. 

Responsible for the management of compliance frameworks relating to incident management, conflict of interest and gifts, benefits and hospitality, this role ensures the delivery of key assurance and governance requirements via training and policy input/support and the coordination of internal controls in response to external audit and strategic internal audit findings.  

Reporting on a regular basis to the Executive and Audit and Risk Management Committees, this role exemplifies strong analytical, interpersonal and communication skills and uses these skills to escalate issues on a timely basis, tailor advice based on contemporary quality and risk principles and build strong relationships with stakeholders.

How to apply:

Applications need to be submitted online via the ‘Apply Now' button.  

To be considered for these roles, you must include:

  • a 1 page Cover Letter addressing the Key Selection Criteria in the Position Description
  • a Resume, no longer than 5 typed pages (in Word format)

Applications close 5:00pm Tuesday 22nd June 2021

Want to find out more about us and what we do?  Please visit:  www.ombudsman.vic.gov.au

VO is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to providing an inclusive, accessible and safe work environment. We want to ensure all applicants and employees with disability are treated respectfully and equitably in all stages of the recruitment process.

We encourage job applications from people of all genders, ages, religions, disability, LGBTQI and Indigenous cultures, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

VO is committed to supporting our employees balance their work and life commitments. All requests for flexible working arrangements will be considered in line with operational requirements. The types of flexibility may differ from role to role.

Employment at the Victorian Ombudsman is subject to the successful completion of the following:

  • Criminal Record check
  • Working with Children check
  • Statutory Declaration
  • Confidentiality Agreement
  • Conflict of Interest check
  • Probationary period

If you require a copy of this advertisement or any attached documentation in an accessible format or would like to discuss an access requirement or adjustment to the recruitment process, please contact the People and Culture team on (03) 9613 6127 or email people@ombudsman.vic.gov.au

VPS 4 - Risk and Governance Officer (VPSG4)

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VPS 4 - Risk and Governance Officer (VPSG4)