Director, Skilled and Business Migration Program

The Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources (DEDJTR) is the Victorian Government’s lead agency for creating the conditions to sustainably develop the Victorian economy and grow employment. Our role is to increase jobs, investment, exports and opportunities; stimulate innovation, competitiveness, and confidence; and support sustainability.

The Department is committed to building a culture where we say 'yes' to flexible work arrangements, and support ways of working that help employees balance work and home life. The Department is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applicants from a diverse range of backgrounds.

The Department strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

The Department offers reasonable adjustments for applicants with disabilities on request.
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Department: Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources
Work Type: Ongoing - Flexible
Job Function: Strategic Management
Classification: VPSG6
Work Location: Negotiable
Reference: VG/060563C
Closing Date: 27-Nov-2017
Salary Range: $113,156 - $151,426
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: PN060563 - SBMP VPS6 Director - Position description.docx (Word, 125KB)

Contact: Raman Bansal
03 9651 9846

Position Details

Director, Skilled and Business Migration Program

  • $113,156 -$151,426 (Plus Superannuation)
  • Ongoing
  • Usual hours of work: Full Time (flexibility may be available)
  • Usual work location: Melbourne CBD (flexibility may be available)

The position of Director, Skilled and Business Migration Program forms a part of the Skilled and Business Migration Program branch, Trade Victoria division within the Employment, Investment and Trade group.

Reporting to the Deputy Secretary, Trade Victoria, the Director, Skilled and Business Migration, is responsible for leading and managing a team and budget to develop and deliver strategies, programs and services to attract investor, business and skilled migrants to Victoria. 

The role collaborates across the department to ensure that activities are consistent with industry sector, investment and trade strategies. The role requires skills and experience in staff and budget management, strategy and program development; client service delivery; stakeholder management and advocacy.

The successful applicant will work effectively as a member of a team, enjoy flexible working arrangements and undertake a wide variety of work across the division.

For a confidential discussion, please call Raman Bansal on 03 9651 9846.

Successful candidates will be required to undergo a National Police Records Check prior to commencing employment with the Department.

For further information on the position, please see the attached position description.  To apply, please click the ‘Apply Now' button below. 

Applications close at midnight on 27 November 2017 and must address the Key Selection Criteria outlined in the Position Description.

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