Program Manager

Reference: VG/C0057_C0058

The Program Manager roles are responsible for managing, negotiating and monitoring of commercial project agreements and contracts with multiple third party vendors on behalf of Cladding Safety Victoria (CSV) and Owners Corporations. Key to the roles will be to identify opportunities to improve outcomes and deliver value for money solutions to complex and complicated issues. The positions will also be required to build and maintain constructive relationships with key stakeholders and external service providers.


For further details please refer to the Position Description attached.

Facilitation and issues management of commercial project agreements and contracts on behalf of CSV, or Owners Corporations with third party vendors.

Monitor progress and risks via superintendent reporting the third party vendors for compliance with government policies and standards on quality, methodology, documentation and governance practices.

Key Selection Criteria

To be successful in this position, you will need to demonstrate:

  • High level experience and proficiency in all aspects of program governance and contract performance management in a capital planning / infrastructure or construction industry.
  • High level ability to analyse internal and external data inputs from a range of sources to prepare clear, concise and accurate reports, project briefings, presentations and recommendations.
  • Highly developed interpersonal skills with the ability to build and maintain positive relationships including ability to influence and negotiate with multiple stakeholders to affectively achieve program outcomes.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills including the ability to communicate, negotiate and present in a professional and positive manner.

Salary Details

A base salary in the Grade 5.2 range of $108,726 - $119,052 plus 9.5% super

Why work for Cladding Safety Victoria?

Victoria is the only state or territory in Australia that has taken decisive action to find and fix dangerous combustible cladding to ensure the safety of building occupants. Victoria has developed a robust audit and risk methodology, now used across the country to understand the combustible cladding risk exposure to communities.

The purpose of CSV is to further enhance this methodology by supporting Victorian apartment owners to make their buildings safe and compliant. Initially a selection of buildings will be part of a pilot program of rectification which will inform expansion of the program to other buildings over time.

Interested? Next Steps?

You will be required to upload a current detailed resume and a cover letter demonstrating your experience (providing examples) against the above mentioned key selection criteria.

Once your application is ready click ‘Apply Now'.

Please note:

  • Only electronic applications submitted via will be accepted.
  • You will be required to provide evidence of your right to work in Australia (e.g. citizenship or residency documents, or a valid Australian working visa) and proof of any qualifications (if mandatory) relevant to the role.
  • If successful, you will also be required to undergo a National Police Record Check prior to commencement.
  • Unsuccessful candidates found suitable during the recruitment process may be approached for similar vacancies within the next 12 months.

Applications close at 11:59 pm on Sunday 20 September 2020.