Local recruitment: Principal Implementation Officer

Government of New South Wales

New South Wales, Australia 🇦🇺

  • Collaborate with a range of stakeholders and facilitate a range of high-profile projects within the water planning implementation team
  • Permanent full-time opportunity, location negotiable across NSW
  • Clerk Grade 11/12, salary ranging from $131,094 – $151,609 + super

Our Water Group team are seeking a Principal Implementation Officer as the lead in coordinating and delivering a range of high profile projects within the water planning implementation team. In this role, you will also build relationships with stakeholders, other government agencies, and external consultants, and represent DPIE Water within stakeholder forums.

About You

You will have strong prioritisation skills with the ability to undertake rigorous project management and policy development, meeting deadlines with competing priorities. Liaising with a range of stakeholders you will have exceptional interpersonal and communication skills, and the enthusiasm to represent the sector and division professionally when negotiating with others. An understanding of the water management framework is highly regarded however not essential.

This is an excellent opportunity for an individual with a project management background, and excellent problem-solving skills, to join a dedicated team and work closely with the Director, Water Planning Implementation. We also offer career development and advancement opportunities.

For more information read the full Role Description: Principal Implementation Officer

For more information hit Apply to visit the www.iworkfor.nsw.gov.au website.

About Us

The Department of Planning, Industry & Environment’s (DPIE) vision is to create thriving environments, communities and economies for the people of New South Wales. We strive to be a high-performing, world-class public service organisation that celebrates and reflects the full diversity of the community we serve and seeks to embed Aboriginal cultural awareness and knowledge throughout the department.

In our inclusive and accessible workplace, differences are embraced, contributions are valued, and everyone has a sense of connection and belonging. DPIE supports various employee affinity groups, practice flexible working, offer job share and workplace adjustments. We are committed to the Premier’s Priorities and welcome applications from all.

The Water Group leads the NSW Government in providing confidence to communities and stakeholders with the transparent stewardship of water resources, provision of services and reforms that support sustainable and healthy environments, economies and societies across NSW.

To Apply

If excited by the information above, we look forward to receiving your application, including a copy of your resume and cover letter expressing your interest and suitability for the role.

Applications close Sunday 17th October 2021 at 11:55PM.

Should you require further information about the role please contact Allan Raine via [email protected]

A recruitment pool may be created for ongoing and temporary opportunities of the same role or role type that may become available over the next 18 months.

Looking for more information or assistance in applying?

Our Diversity team can assist to:

  • provide alternative formats to apply
  • make adjustments to the recruitment process
  • offer information about workplace adjustments and support networks

We encourage people with disability to apply. If you have disability and require more information on adjustments and assistance to apply, contact the Diversity team on [email protected]  (please include reference number).

If you are an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander check out Our Mob on Country https://www.dpie.nsw.gov.au/premiers-priorities/our-mob-on-country to see the work we do and get assistance in applying.