Economic Development Coordinator (VPSG5)

Job posted: 28/01/2021
Applications close: 22/06/2021 (Midnight)
7 days remaining

7 days remaining

Job Description

Location: North East Region

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions

Salary: $101,120 - $122,348

Occupation: Sales/Business Development

Reference: VG/060763B

Reference: VG/060763B

Occupation: Sales/Business Development

Salary Range: $101,120 - $122,348

Work location: North East Region

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.



Are you ready for an exciting career opportunity with the State Government?

Regional Development Victoria (RDV), Hume Region is looking for a dynamic and effective individual, with a desire to work alongside regional stakeholders to drive community and economic development.

If you believe this role is for you, please contact Mark Byatt, Regional Manager, Hume Eco Dev team for an in confidence discussion.


  • $101,120 - $122,348 (Plus Superannuation)
  • Ongoing 
  • Usual hours of work: Full Time (flexibility may be available)
  • Usual work location: Flexible within Hume Region (Shepparton, Wangaratta, Wodonga)

The positions of Economic Development Coordinator form 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 Hume 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 Hume Regional team.

Strong stakeholder management and communication skills, together with demonstrated experience in managing and delivering a range of projects is required in this role.

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 Mark Byatt, Manager, Economic Development, on 0438 071 442.

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 refer to the attached position description.

How to Apply

Please click the ‘Apply Now' button. As part of the application process, you will need to provide a copy of your resume and a cover letter addressing the key selection criteria outlined in the position description.

Applications close at midnight on 22 June 2021.


Economic Development Coordinator (VPSG5)

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Mark Byatt | 0438 071 442

Economic Development Coordinator (VPSG5)