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Director, Government Relations & Stakeholder Governance


A trusted and constructive workplace health and safety regulator, WorkSafe Victoria is passionate about preventing injuries in the workplace and providing support to injured workers. Founded on care and driven by collaboration, the External Affairs Business Unit plays an integral role within WorkSafe, proactively engaging with the community and key stakeholders and partnering with the core business to deliver the Business Strategy. Seeking to grow their team with professionals whose expertise, insight and passion will drive continued success, they provide a positive culture with the opportunity to make a difference on a broader scale.
Reporting to the Executive Director - External Affairs, you will proactively manage key government, industry and stakeholder relationships to further enhance the WorkSafe brand and support business success. Providing translation and analysis of policy and expert advice, this position is diverse and will also draw upon your ability to manage and conduct inquiries and analysis, engage with a variety of internal and external stakeholders, develop and implement projects, prepare responses and complex briefing materials, and manage and develop your team.
Your highly developed communication and interpersonal skills allow you to lead, build trust and represent WorkSafe externally with key stakeholders, whilst also fostering collaboration internally within the organisation. Agile, strategic and accountable, you have a proven record of success in a similar role within a complex, highly regulated environment. With a strong understanding of government supported by existing networks, you can understand and interpret policy and have well-developed judgement and problem-solving skills.
To apply, visit the website www.sladegroup.com.au quoting Ref No JB 36076. Please include a current resume together with a one-page summary of your key competencies and skills as they apply to this role.  Applications close on the 18th January 2017 – for a position description please email Sherryn McKay at smckay@sladegroup.com.au

WorkSafe are striving to build a diverse workforce that reflects the Victorian community they serve.
Reference Number: 00D90000000zqaV:a066F00000smyqjQAA
Contact Details:
22 December 2016

Director, Government Relations & Stakeholder Governance

Full Time

Government, Defence, Emergency

Policy Analyst/Advisor

Melbourne / All Melbourne

Only People with the right to work in Australia / New Zealand may apply for this position.

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