Director Technical Assurance

About us

The Department of Treasury and Finance provides economic, financial and resource management advice to help the Victorian Government deliver its policies. We strive for excellence in financial and economic management to improve the lives of all Victorians.

The Office of Projects Victoria (OPV) supports the successful delivery of major projects by providing technical advice, project oversight and assurance so that the full benefits of the significant investment in infrastructure are realised for all Victorians.

About the role

Reporting to the ED, Technical, this is a rare and exciting time to join OPV. Due to the growth of OPV, an opportunity exists to join the team responsible for driving best practice project delivery advice and ensuring the health of major infrastructure projects now exists. You will:  

  • Provide project delivery entities with advice on good practice delivery methods
  • Lead Project Assurance Reviews on infrastructure projects
  • Lead advice on technical due diligence on asset investment proposals where required
  • Advise on improvements to the delivery of projects that are not tracking as they should be
  • Provide technical input to procurement and tender documentation and processes where required

About you

To be considered for this role, you must demonstrate the following:

  • Exceptional communication & stakeholder management skills, including the preparation of written advice
  • Extensive experience in planning, design and management of complex infrastructure projects in delivery
  • Strong working knowledge of technical due diligence activities
  • Strong understanding of engineering and design issues through all phases of the project
  • A Bachelor's degree or higher in engineering or other relevant discipline

About our culture

We aim to be a model employer providing an inclusive workplace that is understanding and respectful of differences such as gender, identity, race, disability or age. In addition, we are committed to supporting Aboriginal pathways between education and employment. The Department strives to create an environment that supports a flexible and adaptive workforce. All requests for flexible working arrangements will be considered in line with operational requirements.

How to apply

For more information about the position and key selection criteria, please refer to the position description. To apply, select the ‘Apply Now' button and provide a copy of your resume and cover letter summarising your skills and relevant experience. Applications close 6 May 2021.

26/04/2021 $0 Melbourne 1 Engineering
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