Department Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP)
12-month contract, VPS 5 ($102,637 - $124,183)
Do you have outstanding problem solving, strategic thinking and communication skills? Are you looking to expand your experience in water and catchments policy and strategy?
We are seeking a Senior Policy Advisor to support effective delivery of Water for Victoria, the government's long-term plan for managing Victoria's water resources, and oversight of the Environmental Contribution (EC), the government's key funding mechanism for sustainable water management.
The role is part of Strategy and Coordination, which is a small dynamic team responsible for ensuring a coordinated approach to policy and strategy directions for the Water and Catchments Group (WCG) in DELWP.
This position supports the strategic planning of EC investments and has a lead role in developing and implementing monitoring and evaluation programs and reporting and communications products to assess and articulate investment outcomes for the community and stakeholders.
The role also provides input and support to other projects of strategic importance to WCG, including input into broader government policy and processes, and provides advice and analysis to the Minister's Office, the Deputy Secretary and WCG Executive.