Economic Development Project Officer | City of Karratha | WA

Salary Package: $100,098 per annum plus super

Make a real difference!

The City of Karratha is offering an exciting opportunity for proactive, adaptable and diligent professionals to contribute to the economic growth and development of the City for an 18 month fixed term contract. Flexible working arrangements may be considered to fill this position. This position is based in Karratha offering an attractive salary and a range of other benefits, including:

  • Allowances
  • Six weeks’ annual leave
  • 13% Superannuation
  • Wellness Program

Working as part of the Economic Development team, you will be responsible for the planning, implementation and management of a variety of economic development projects & initiatives that support the growth of local businesses, encourage the diversification of the economy and attract private investment.

You will be required to generate innovative solutions and deliver outcomes on a range of projects, working with or leading multi-disciplined project teams.

Your desire to make a difference and your ability to work with a range of stakeholders to overcome obstacles and tackle challenges will be critical to your success in this role.

The successful candidate will ideally possess:

  • Relevant tertiary qualification
  • Previous experience in the planning, implementation and delivery of projects
  • Demonstrated ability to work through challenges and priorities pragmatically

Applications are to include a completed application form, CV and covering letter (max 2 pages) indicating your ability to meet the role requirements.

For enquiries about this position, please contact Stephanie Cole on 9186 8543.

Applications are to be received by no later than 4.00pm, Tuesday 21st January 2020.  They are to be marked “Private and Confidential” and emailed to hr@karratha.wa.gov.au  or sent via post to PO Box 219 Karratha WA 6714.