/h3> DTF is looking to fill a full time, on-going VPS 6 role as a Senior Manager. The Infrastructure Policy and Assurance (IPA) branch's purpose is to be an influential and trusted source for advice and infrastructure project assurance for the State's capital investments. This is achieved by: providing high quality advice to government on capital investment proposals through the State budget process; project assurance as it relates to the High Value High Risk Project Assurance Framework and Gateway Review Process; and providing frameworks, guidance and policy advice to government on infrastructure investments (including at the program level), asset management, construction and commercial contracting.
In this role, you will use advanced expertise and knowledge to provide high-level strategic, policy, risk management and commercial advice on a range of issues relating to complex infrastructure projects to executives, agencies and departments and Ministers; provide technical guidance and expert commercial advice to agencies and departments on business case and procurement analysis, and the tendering processes and including contractual risk allocation; and represent the Department's interest and involvement in complex infrastructure projects to ensure the consistent use of best practice policy and processes. To be successful in this role you will have: Highly developed analytical, conceptual and project management skills with demonstrated experience in researching and analysing feasibility studies, business cases, and plans/reports and providing strategic commercial advice and recommendations. Sound knowledge of Government policy and practice impacting on financial and contractual arrangements with external parties, particularly those relating to provision of infrastructure.
Excellent written and oral communication skills, including demonstrated experience in writing and delivering briefings within tight timeframes and ability to present to a variety of audiences. Highly developed leadership and interpersonal skills with an ability to build networks and liaise internally and externally and effectively represent the department by leading the negotiation of appropriate financial and commercial arrangements. Experience working collaboratively within and across teams with diverse skills.
To discuss this role further, please contact Heidi Meehan on 9651 6427. Your application should include a professional cover letter and current resume outlining your skills, knowledge and capabilities relating to this opportunity. Applications close on 11 May 2018.
As an equal opportunity employer, DTF values employee diversity and we're committed to building a more inclusive workforce. We welcome applicants of any age, gender identity, parental/carer status, ability, religion, or cultural background, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander candidates. All roles can be worked flexibly.
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