Director Legal & Business Services
Director Legal & Business Services Division: Corporate Operations Position No: 04004908 Salary: PSGOGA, Specified Calling level 7, $181,637 pa Work Type: Fixed Term - Full Time Location: Perth Metropolitan Area Closing Date: 2019-10-18 4:00 PM (YYYY-MM-DD) Who we are The Department of Communities' mandate is fundamentally about providing pathways to individual, family and community wellbeing. The Department's direction centres on building safe, strong, secure and inclusive communities that empower individuals and families across Western Australia to lead fulfilling lives. The Department of Communities' functions and services include disability services; child protection and family support; social and affordable housing; community initiatives and remote regional services reform.
The Department of Communities provides the opportunity to implement client centred services within a single outcomes based framework across community services in Western Australia. This framework also provides for a specific focus on delivering integrated, place based services, recognising that community and individual needs vary significantly between metropolitan and regional communities. Communities will be relocating its head office to the new purpose-built Kings Square, Fremantle, that is set to accommodate 1500 State Government employees.
This move is currently scheduled for April 2020. The Opportunity The Director of Legal & Business Services is responsible for providing high quality legal and business services to the Department and Ministers', including but not limited to providing strategic advice in relation to the operations of the Department of Communities. This full time, fixed term position is for a period of five years with a possibility of permanency.
Applicants found suitable may be considered for similar vacancies that arise within the next 6 months across the Department of Communities. An Executive search may also be conducted as part of the recruitment process. The attached Job Description Form (JDF) provide information about the positions.
For more information about this role, we encourage you to contact Liam Carren, Executive Director Finance & Business Services on (08) 6552 4284. Join Department of Communities Apply online by clicking the ' Apply for Job' button (above and below) and provide the following documents in Word or PDF format only; A comprehensive resume A 4 page summary outlining the key responsibilities and achievements you have had during your career in the context of the JDF and work related requirements. An application form (for hard copy applications only).
The contact details for two work related referees. Equality and Diversity The Department of Communities is striving towards breaking down barriers for all West Australians through eliminating all forms of discrimination in the provision of our service delivery. The agency embraces diversity and firmly believes that the best services come from a workplace where varied viewpoints are....