Senior Advisor, Communications And Stakeholder Engagement (Parkville / North Melbourne Precincts)

Rail Projects Victoria

Melbourne, VIC

Posted 2/14/2020

Rail Projects Victoria (RPV) is the Victorian Government body responsible for the delivery of the Metro Tunnel Project, Regional Rail Revival, Melbourne Airport Rail and the Western Rail Plan including fast rail between key regional cities and Melbourne. RPV is responsible for all aspects of the projects including planning and development of the project reference design, site investigations, stakeholder engagement, planning approvals and procurement, through to construction delivery and project commissioning. Major Transport Infrastructure Authority (MTIA) comprises of Level Crossing Removal Project (LXRP), Rail Projects Victoria (RPV, MTIA), North East Link Project (NELP), West Gate Tunnel Project (WGTP) and Major Road Projects Victoria (MRPV).

About the opportunity

RPV, MTIA is seeking to engage a Senior Advisor, Communications and Stakeholder Engagement to be responsible for providing strategic advice and overseeing the development and delivery of communications and stakeholder engagement strategies to support delivery of the Metro Tunnel Project. This position works closely with Metro Tunnel's Technical and Planning teams and appointed construction contractors. The successful candidate will have the capability to proactively manage issues and risks, facilitate high quality communications and stakeholder engagement activities, influence and negotiate to drive positive project outcomes, and be highly experienced in managing multiple stakeholder interfaces in an issues-rich and complex environment.

About you

You will be a highly focused and driven person who is passionate about contributing to the delivery of public infrastructure, working within a high-performing project team to drive exceptional outcomes. You will be a qualified communications specialist with experience working on large projects and with construction contractors. You will enjoy a fast paced, performance focused workplace where you will have the opportunity to work autonomously.

Why join us?

  • An emphasis on work / life balance
  • High-performing team environment
  • Equal opportunity employer
  • Personal & Professional development opportunities

How to apply

Please include a Cover Letter, CV and response to Key Selection Criteria. We want to know why you want to work for Rail Projects Victoria, why you are interested in the role, and, taking into account the Key Selection Criteria as a whole, how your skills, knowledge, experience and qualifications are applicable to the role.

For a confidential discussion, please contact Becky Fry, Senior HR Advisor on (03) 9655 6086.

Applications close 11:59pm – Sunday 1 March 2020.

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