Senior Project Officer
Environment, Energy & Science
  • locationLakemba, NSW
  • salaryNot disclosed
  • full-time 24 February 2021
  • locationLakemba, NSW
  • salaryNot disclosed
  • full-time
Job Description

<p style=""><strong>&bull;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Full time position available in Parramatta or remotely across NSW&nbsp;<br />&bull;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Temporary position for up to 12 months, with the potential for extension beyond this<br />&bull;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Starting salary of $115,331 + super + annual leave loading</strong></p><p style=""><br /><strong>About the Role:&nbsp;</strong><br />In this role you will work closely with experts and stakeholders to co-design large environmental projects and programs, funded by the Environmental Trust. You will work collaboratively with grantees to support the successful delivery of existing programs according to principles of good governance.<br /><br />In this role you will also:</p><p style="">&bull;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Broker independent expert input and support the role of technical review committees<br />&bull;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Identify and manage risks and issues<br />&bull;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Implement effective project management<br />&bull;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Provide effective and transparent financial oversight of funded projects<br />&bull;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Build monitoring, evaluation and reporting frameworks into programs and projects.&nbsp;<br />&bull;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Provide advice and briefings to Trust board, EES executive, and the Minister&rsquo;s Office.</p><p style=""><br /><strong>To be successful in the role, ideally you will have the following abilities:</strong><br />&bull;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Extensive project and/or program management experience, including experience in the design of outcome hierarchies/ program logics<br />&bull;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Ability to work collaboratively with diverse stakeholders to solve problems and deliver results<br />&bull;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Sound judgement and ability to quickly identify issues and risks<br />&bull;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;An analytical, evidence-based approach to problem solving<br />&bull;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Ability to apply the principles of good governance to support decision-making<br />&bull;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Be a great team player</p><p style=""><br /><strong>Essential requirements:</strong><br />&bull;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Experience in the analysis, design, development, administration and management of projects and programs in the areas of environment, climate change or natural resources management.&nbsp;<br />&bull;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Experience in delivering outcomes through high level negotiations with partners and stakeholders&nbsp;<br />&bull;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Demonstrated understanding of government protocols, policies and procedures, and the principles of good governance</p><p style=""><br />For further information on the role contact Beth Rickwood, Manager, Major Projects, Environmental Trust on 02 9995 6731 or click <a href="https://files.jobs.nsw.gov.au/2e49ai">here</a> to view the role description.&nbsp;</p><p style=""><br /><strong>Agency overview</strong><br />The Planning, Industry and Environment Cluster brings together the functions from the former Planning &amp; Environment and Industry <a href="https://www.dpie.nsw.gov.au/about-us">Clusters</a>.</p><p style="">Our vision is to create thriving environments, communities and economies for the people of New South Wales. We focus on some of the biggest issues facing our state. We deliver sustainable water resource and environment management, secure our energy supply, oversee our planning system, maximise community benefit from government land and property, and create the conditions for a prosperous state. We strive to be a high-performing, world-class public service organisation that celebrates and reflects the full diversity of the community we serve and seeks to embed Aboriginal cultural awareness and knowledge throughout the department.</p><p style=""><br /><strong>Good to know:</strong>&nbsp;<br />A Recruitment Pool may be established for future roles with similar focus capabilities. The Recruitment Pool may be available to hiring managers from Planning and Environment Cluster and other NSW Public Sector agencies over an 18-month period. &nbsp;</p><p style=""><br /><strong>To Apply: &nbsp;</strong><br />To apply for the position, complete the questions on the online application form, supply a resume and a one page cover letter detailing how your skills are relevant to the role.</p><p style=""><br /><strong>Applications Close: </strong>11.59pm Wednesday 3 March 2021</p><p style=""><br /><strong>Our commitment to flexible working</strong><br />The Department of Planning, Industry &amp; Environment is committed to ensuring the sector reflects the NSW community it serves. We support an inclusive workplace where staff have access to opportunities and resources at all levels, enabling our team members to drive innovation, productivity and delivery of high-quality services. We are open to discussing flexible working arrangements and encourage our people to explore new ways of working - including part-time, job-share or working from different locations. Everyone can ask about it. &nbsp;<br /><br /><strong>Our commitment to Diversity</strong><br />The Planning, Industry and Environment Cluster strives to be an inclusive workplace for all people. We recognise that we operate in a diverse community and welcome and encourage applications from all ages and genders, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, culturally and linguistically diverse groups, the LGBTIQ+ community, veterans, refugees and people with disabilities. &nbsp;<br />&nbsp;</p>

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Senior Project Officer

  • Job Details:
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    Lakemba, NSW, Any
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    24 February 2021
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Job Description

<p style=""><strong>&bull;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Full time position available in Parramatta or remotely across NSW&nbsp;<br />&bull;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Temporary position for up to 12 months, with the potential for extension beyond this<br />&bull;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Starting salary of $115,331 + super + annual leave loading</strong></p><p style=""><br /><strong>About the Role:&nbsp;</strong><br />In this role you will work closely with experts and stakeholders to co-design large environmental projects and programs, funded by the Environmental Trust. You will work collaboratively with grantees to support the successful delivery of existing programs according to principles of good governance.<br /><br />In this role you will also:</p><p style="">&bull;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Broker independent expert input and support the role of technical review committees<br />&bull;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Identify and manage risks and issues<br />&bull;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Implement effective project management<br />&bull;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Provide effective and transparent financial oversight of funded projects<br />&bull;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Build monitoring, evaluation and reporting frameworks into programs and projects.&nbsp;<br />&bull;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Provide advice and briefings to Trust board, EES executive, and the Minister&rsquo;s Office.</p><p style=""><br /><strong>To be successful in the role, ideally you will have the following abilities:</strong><br />&bull;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Extensive project and/or program management experience, including experience in the design of outcome hierarchies/ program logics<br />&bull;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Ability to work collaboratively with diverse stakeholders to solve problems and deliver results<br />&bull;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Sound judgement and ability to quickly identify issues and risks<br />&bull;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;An analytical, evidence-based approach to problem solving<br />&bull;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Ability to apply the principles of good governance to support decision-making<br />&bull;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Be a great team player</p><p style=""><br /><strong>Essential requirements:</strong><br />&bull;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Experience in the analysis, design, development, administration and management of projects and programs in the areas of environment, climate change or natural resources management.&nbsp;<br />&bull;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Experience in delivering outcomes through high level negotiations with partners and stakeholders&nbsp;<br />&bull;&nbsp;&nbsp; &nbsp;Demonstrated understanding of government protocols, policies and procedures, and the principles of good governance</p><p style=""><br />For further information on the role contact Beth Rickwood, Manager, Major Projects, Environmental Trust on 02 9995 6731 or click <a href="https://files.jobs.nsw.gov.au/2e49ai">here</a> to view the role description.&nbsp;</p><p style=""><br /><strong>Agency overview</strong><br />The Planning, Industry and Environment Cluster brings together the functions from the former Planning &amp; Environment and Industry <a href="https://www.dpie.nsw.gov.au/about-us">Clusters</a>.</p><p style="">Our vision is to create thriving environments, communities and economies for the people of New South Wales. We focus on some of the biggest issues facing our state. We deliver sustainable water resource and environment management, secure our energy supply, oversee our planning system, maximise community benefit from government land and property, and create the conditions for a prosperous state. We strive to be a high-performing, world-class public service organisation that celebrates and reflects the full diversity of the community we serve and seeks to embed Aboriginal cultural awareness and knowledge throughout the department.</p><p style=""><br /><strong>Good to know:</strong>&nbsp;<br />A Recruitment Pool may be established for future roles with similar focus capabilities. The Recruitment Pool may be available to hiring managers from Planning and Environment Cluster and other NSW Public Sector agencies over an 18-month period. &nbsp;</p><p style=""><br /><strong>To Apply: &nbsp;</strong><br />To apply for the position, complete the questions on the online application form, supply a resume and a one page cover letter detailing how your skills are relevant to the role.</p><p style=""><br /><strong>Applications Close: </strong>11.59pm Wednesday 3 March 2021</p><p style=""><br /><strong>Our commitment to flexible working</strong><br />The Department of Planning, Industry &amp; Environment is committed to ensuring the sector reflects the NSW community it serves. We support an inclusive workplace where staff have access to opportunities and resources at all levels, enabling our team members to drive innovation, productivity and delivery of high-quality services. We are open to discussing flexible working arrangements and encourage our people to explore new ways of working - including part-time, job-share or working from different locations. Everyone can ask about it. &nbsp;<br /><br /><strong>Our commitment to Diversity</strong><br />The Planning, Industry and Environment Cluster strives to be an inclusive workplace for all people. We recognise that we operate in a diverse community and welcome and encourage applications from all ages and genders, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, culturally and linguistically diverse groups, the LGBTIQ+ community, veterans, refugees and people with disabilities. &nbsp;<br />&nbsp;</p>


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