Executive Director, Economic Development and International

Job Details
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Department: Department of Premier & Cabinet
Work Type: Fixed Term - Flexible
Job Function: Executive Management
Classification: EO2
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/1398152
Closing Date: 02-Jun-2019
Salary Range: $210,670 - $337,194
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Position Description - EO2 - ED EDIB.docx (Word, 173KB)


Contact: Tim Ada
Deputy Secretary, 03 9651 0375

Position Details

The Department of Premier and Cabinet (DPC) now welcomes applications from suitably qualified professional for the position of Executive Director, Economic Development and International branch. This is a flexible, fixed term position for up to 5 years.

The Economic Development and International Branch is responsible for advising the Premier on a range of economic development, industry and international policy issues. Reporting to the Deputy Secretary, this leadership role provides high-level advice and support to the Secretary, Deputy Secretaries, Premier and relevant Ministers on a broad range of economic development, industry and international policy issues. As well as identifying emerging economic policy issues facing the government, they also monitor the implementation of key initiatives.

You will have demonstrated experience working at senior executive level within government and capacity to manage complex projects building strong collaborative relationships with internal and external stakeholders. You are a confident and capable leader who is focussed on achieving quality outcomes. You can influence and negotiate effectively at all levels. A relevant tertiary qualification would be advantageous.

The closing date for this position is Sunday 2 June, 2019.

This position is only open to applicants with relevant rights to work in Australia.

How to apply:

Apply before the advertised closing date via the http://careers.vic.gov.au website

All applications should include:

  • a resume
  • a cover letter which addresses the key selection criteria (within three pages)

Please refer to the contact on the position description if you have any questions regarding the job vacancy.

Other relevant information:

Employment of successful candidates will be subject to a National Police Check.

DPC actively promotes diversity, inclusion and an equal opportunity workplace. We welcome applicants from all diverse backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and people with disabilities. All roles at DPC can be worked flexibly, however it may differ from role to role. We work for the people of Victoria by helping the government achieve its strategic objectives. We do this by supporting the Premier, Deputy Premier, Special Minister of State, the Ministers for Aboriginal Affairs, Equality, Multicultural Affairs and Veterans, as well as the Cabinet.

DPC is proud to participate in Recruit Smarter, an initiative of the Victorian Government to address unconscious bias in recruitment practices. For more information on Recruit Smarter, please visit www.vic.gov.au/recruit-smarter or call 13 22 15.


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