Economic Development Coordinator

The Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions (DJPR) was established on 1 January 2019 to ensure Victoria's strong economic performance by growing industries and regions. Here at DJPR, we're making sure Victoria's economy benefits all Victorians by creating more jobs for more people, building thriving places and regions and nurturing inclusive communities.

We are committed to building a culture where we say 'yes' to flexible work arrangements, provide personal and professional development programs and support ways of working that help employees balance work and life.

The department is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applicants from a diverse range of backgrounds.

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Department: Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Projects
Classification: VPSG5
Work Location: Geelong
Reference: VG/060689A
Closing Date: 23-Jul-2019
Salary Range: $98,396 - $119,052
Job Duration: 30/06/2020
Attachments: BSW PD 060689 VPSG 5 Economic Development Coordinator - updated July 2019.doc (Word, 143KB)


Contact: Stephen Ryan
03 5215 6015

Position Details

Economic Development Coordinator

  • $98,396 - $119,052 (Plus Superannuation)
  • Fixed Term – 30 June 2020 
  • Usual hours of work: Full Time (flexibility may be available)
  • Usual work location: Geelong (flexibility may be available)

The position of Economic Development Coordinator forms a part of the Regional Development Victoria branch within the Rural and Regional Victoria group.

The Economic Development Coordinator will act as a broker to bring key stakeholders and partners together to support an integrated investment approach to economic and community development across the Barwon South West Region. This position will lead the delivery of a range of program initiatives at the local and regional level as well as contribute to the strategic management and operations of the Barwon South West Regional team.

Strong stakeholder management, communication and conceptual and analytical skills, together with demonstrated experience in managing and delivering programs are required in this role.

For a confidential discussion, please call Stephen Ryan, Manager Economic Development on 03 5215 6015.

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 23 July 2019.

Please note:  When submitting your application online, there will be questions pertaining to a number of the position's Key Selection Criteria to which you are required to respond. The generic online form may ask you to provide the responses to all of the KSC. At this step in the on-line process, please only upload your resume and cover letter (there is NO requirement to address all of the KSC) and move on to the last screen where you will be asked to submit responses to the specific questions only". Complete these specific questions to complete your application.


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