Director, Industry Development (SES1)

Job posted: 20/07/2021
Applications close: 02/08/2021 (Midnight)
9 days remaining

9 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / Up to June 2022

Organisation: Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions

Salary: $199,014 - $257,111

Occupation: Executive Management

Reference: VG/27600

Reference: VG/27600

Occupation: Executive Management

Salary Range: $199,014 - $257,111

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

The Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions (DJPR) was established 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.

Our work supports a range of diverse portfolios and operates across metropolitan, regional and international offices. We also oversee various public entities, including public corporations, regulatory authorities and specialist boards.

The Department strongly encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and offers reasonable adjustments for applicants with disabilities.

Our values are accountability, integrity and respect, and underpin everything we do.

Director, Industry Development

  • Support the development of Victoria's key industry sectors
  • Stakeholder engagement with industry and government
  • Drive collaboration, innovation, and positive industry development outcomes

The Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions (DJPR) is seeking to appoint a Director, Industry Development to lead the development and implementation of policy, strategies, and initiatives to drive industry development and employment outcomes in Victoria.

Reporting to the Executive Director, Industry Development and Participation, the Director oversees the Industry Development unit that supports the development of Victoria's key industry sectors and COVID-19 economic recovery, and provides a key interface with industry stakeholders and other government agencies.

With proven expertise in leading and delivering industry development initiatives, you will have a sound understanding of the Victorian Government's economic and industry development focus.  Building collaborative relationships with stakeholders, and leading, motivating and developing teams of professional and skilled staff will see you succeed in this role.

How to Apply

Please click the Apply button at the bottom of this advertisement. Applications should include a resume and covering letter addressing the Key Selection Criteria outlined in the Position Description.

Applicants should view the full Position Description attached to this advertisement before applying. 

Enquiries about this position should be directed to Emily Mottram, Executive Director, Industry Development and Participation on 0439 401 890.

Applications close midnight on the 2nd of August 2021.

Director, Industry Development (SES1)

Job type:

Full time / Up to June 2022

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Emily Mottram | 0439 401 890

Director, Industry Development (SES1)