Manager, Project Management Office

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  • Australia, Melbourne VIC View on Map
  • Post Date: June 24, 2020
  • Apply Before : July 24, 2020
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Job Description

About the VEC

The Victorian Electoral Commission (VEC) conducts State and local council elections and is responsible for promoting public awareness and understanding of electoral issues in the Victorian community.

Our vision is for all Victorians actively participating in their democracy. Apply now to make a meaningful contribution to the democratic process.

About the role

Reporting directly to the Chief Financial Officer, the Manager, Project Management Office (PMO Manager), will lead the coordination, governance and implementation of the VEC’s major projects, driving a transformational vision through major investment in enterprise-wide strategies, tools and systems.

The PMO Manager will ensure the development of clear project plans in consultation with business stakeholders, embed consistent project management processes and lead on monitoring and reporting to senior management. The role will drive project management maturity across the organisation and be responsible for ensuring project health checks are complete for all major projects.

This is a newly created role.

What you’ll bring to the role

The successful applicant has extensive and strong technical capability in project management and has demonstrated experience as an effective leader. A professional change management qualification (e.g. ProSci) would be highly regarded.

Finally, as an organisation we have been able to swiftly respond to the COVID-19 situation with 95% of staff working remotely whilst continuing to be well resourced technically, safely and supportively. The successful candidate will need to be able to work remotely during this period.

The VEC’s core values drive the way we work to achieve our vision. We are looking for somebody who can model our five values of: Independence, Accountability, Respect, Collaboration and Innovation.

How to apply

All applicants must submit:
a current CV and

candidates who apply and meet the requirements will be asked to responses to the Key Selection Criteria from the official position description which will be emailed separately.

Applications should be lodged online via the Apply Now button.

For further information please contact Laura Valente at [email protected]

Applications close at 11:59pm on Thursday 9 July 2020.

The VEC is an equal opportunity employer*. We encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply. As a ‘Child Safe’ organisation the VEC is also committed to the health, wellbeing and safety of children and young people. This commitment is taken seriously, and all employees are expected to be aware of and comply with this commitment. Successful applicants will be required to satisfy character clearance requirements, including but not limited to a national police check and working with children check

  • In accordance with Section 17A of the Electoral Act 2002, the VEC may ask applicants for disclosure of specific political activities that could compromise the perceived independence of the organisation.

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.

 

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