Economic Development Senior Officer | Western Downs, QLD

  • Relocation Assistance Offered
  • Permanent Opportunity
  • Dalby Based

Economic Development job based in Western Downs, new and exciting opportunity.

Your new company
Are you contemplating a relocation, somewhere with grassy hills, mountainous views, great pubs and a down to earth community? The Western Downs Region in Queensland may have what you are looking for. Situated on the rich soils of the Darling Downs, the Western Downs Region stretches from 200 km North West of Brisbane and includes the towns of Chinchilla, Miles, Dalby, Jandowae, Bell, Tara, Moonie and Wandoan. The region is a vibrant rural community with a population of approximately 30,000. As well as large coal and gas fired power stations, this region has one of the largest regional industrial and agricultural manufacturing sectors.

Your new role
Your new role will see you working as part of a new and dynamic team. You will be reporting directly to the management of economic development and responsible for the delivery of economic development initiatives for the region. You will be responsible for identifying opportunities and implementing projects to grow the economy whilst working with internal and external stakeholders to enable industry and business development and enhance livability.

What you’ll need to succeed
To succeed in the role you will have a demonstrated history of driving and implementing innovative economic development strategies. You will have established long term networks and can work collaboratively with key stakeholders. You will have relevant qualifications in the field and be willing to provide examples of key success you have had.

What you’ll get in return
In return for your hard work, you will be offered a strong salary, relocation assistance, salary sacrifice tax benefits, opportunities for training and development and much more.

What you need to do now
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