Australia nationals: Senior Policy Officer

Victoria State Government
Melbourne, Australia
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Position Details

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. 

The Water and Catchments Group (WCG), in partnership with water corporations and catchment management authorities, is responsible for effectively managing Victoria's water resources to meet future urban, rural and environmental needs. 

The Senior Policy Officer will manage and lead the implementation of future management strategies for delivery shares in the Goulburn-Murray and Sunraysia Irrigation Districts and formulate policy options and advice on the highly complex policy issues associated with delivery share and pricing.

Thisposition has a requirement to meet Victorian Traditional Owners on country, which will include occasional overnight travel.

The successful candidate must possess an appropriate qualification in water and natural resource management or an approved equivalent, and also hold strong knowledge of the Victorian water sector and northern Victoria water management arrangements of the Murray Darling Basin Plan.

Tobe considered for this position, your application should include a supporting statement demonstrating that you meet the key selection criteria and any job requirements specified in the position description. 

Applications close at midnight Saturday, 14 September 2018.