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Assistant Director, Human Resources

  • Executive Level 1
  • Melbourne
  • Non-ongoing for 12 months (with possibility of extension/ongoing)
  • Applications closing Sunday 16 May 2021

The Productivity Commission is seeking a highly experienced and capable HR practitioner to join our Melbourne-based team. Our HR team provides operational and strategic HR support across a broad range of HR functions.

Working under general direction, the Assistant Director HR will help manage the team’s day-to-day operations, coach and mentor HR Advisors to build the team’s capability, and plan and deliver quality outcomes across areas of strategic priority for the Commission (including recruitment and induction, learning and development, WHS, workforce planning, and diversity and inclusion).

Lodging your application

Please submit your application online by completing the application form below and attaching:

  • Your current resume with your relevant recent experience, qualifications and achievements
  • A concise statement (maximum 1000 words) outlining why you are suited to the position and what knowledge, skills and experience you will bring to the Commission and to this role in particular. Please provide specific examples of achievements that demonstrate your ability to perform in the role and meet the key attributes.
  • The name and contact details of two referees.

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If you have any queries about the form, please contact our recruitment team by email: or call us on (03) 9653 2238.

A reminder that applications close on Sunday 16 May 2021.

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