Senior Project Advisor (Sports And Recreation) (Vpsg5)

North East Link Authority

Melbourne, VIC

Posted 5/20/2019

The North East Link Project will deliver the missing link in Melbourne's road network that will finally complete the Metropolitan Ring Road by connecting the M80 to the Eastern Freeway to improve outer north-south links for road freight movement and improve travel time and reliability.

  • Exciting time to join Victoria's largest infrastructure project
  • Critical role to work with all impacted sport and recreation facilities
  • Fixed term opportunity (up to three years) - $96,942 - $117,293 + super

About North East Link

The North East Link Project will connect the missing link in Melbourne's freeway network, while increasing the capacity of the Eastern Freeway. It will slash travel times, get trucks off local roads and link key growth areas in the north and south-east.

About the opportunity

Be part of a transformative infrastructure project for Victoria, with an exciting role in the North East Link Project's Land, Planning and Environment team.

This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to work on an infrastructure project key to Melbourne's evolution for years to come. The project will impact on several sporting and recreational facilities, including football, cricket, soccer, golf, tennis, aeromodellers and archery. 

Working in a dynamic team, this will be a key position within the project to drive community engagement with the impacted sport and recreational facilities along with delivering solutions that will provide suitable replacement facilities so the sports clubs can continue to thrive.

About you:

With such an impactful role, we are looking for someone who is a self-starter and capable of working autonomously and as a part of a team, to represent the Project.

You are:

  • Community minded
  • Experienced at delivering sporting infrastructure
  • Flexible and solutions focused
  • Capable of managing complex relationships of all levels both internal and external to the organisation


Our commitment to creating a workplace that inspires you, engages you and grows you is strong – we want you to be a powerful contributor to this wonderfully diverse and dynamic organisation. Our offering continues to grow but here is what we already have in store for you:

  • Wellbeing program
  • 17.5% leave loading
  • Flexible work arrangements available (including ability to purchase additional leave)
  • Team benefits discount card at a variety of restaurants and cafes
  • Melbourne CBD location
  • Access to discounted public transport

How to apply

To apply please submit a cover letter and CV via

For a confidential discussion contact Julia Jenvey, on 0436 638 212.

Applications close at 11:59pm on Monday 9th June 2019.

Our advertisement is only intended for individuals interested in employment with NELP. Recruitment agencies need not contact.

We believe in inclusiveness, diversity and equality and are committed to ensuring that our workplaces are a reflection of the Victorian community. We recognise the benefits that a diverse and inclusive culture brings for our employees and in turn, encourage talented people from all backgrounds, abilities and identities to apply to our vacancies. We strongly encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, people with a disability and others from under-represented backgrounds to apply.

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