Project Officer | Melbourne - CBD

Project Officer

Application Close Date: 30-Jul-2017
Melbourne - CBD
Position Type:
Fixed term - full time
$79,955 - $90,716
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  • Help build strategic capability within Corrections Victoria
  • Utilise your high-level organisational and project management skills
  • 12 months fixed term role based in the CBD

An exciting opportunity exists for a Project Officer on a 12 month fixed term basis in Strategic Projects within Corrections Victoria (CV).

The Strategic Projects Unit in Corrections Victoria is responsible for the management, co-ordination and oversight of strategic projects and a range of corporate governance functions integral to the effective management of the adult correctional system.

Reporting to the Manager, Strategic Projects, the Project Officer will play a key role in building the strategic capability of Corrections Victoria by contributing to the development and delivery of strategic projects and initiatives of strategic relevance to the adult correctional system.

The Project Officer will perform a range of project management functions related to the management and delivery of strategic projects. The Project Officer will be responsible for the identification and analysis of emerging strategic issues that impact on the adult correctional system in Victoria, and the development of strategies to address such issues. The Project Officer will also support a range of corporate governance functions integral to the effective management of the adult correctional system.

As our ideal candidate, you will be required to demonstrate:

  • an understanding of project management methodology
  • an awareness of the key issues impacting Corrections Victoria, particularly within legislative, social, political and industrial frameworks
  • excellent writing skills to be able to produce a variety of written reports and make recommendations.

How to apply

Please click the Apply button at the bottom of this advertisement. Applications should include a resume and covering letter. Attachments can be uploaded in .doc, .docx, .pdf, .txt or .rtf formats.

Please note:  When submitting your application online, there will be questions pertaining to a number of the position's Key Selection Criteria to which you are required to respond.

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