Manager Commercial and Economic Development | Shire of Exmouth | WA

The Shire of Exmouth is seeking a Manager Commercial and Economic Development working in a leadership role within the Commercial Services Section to deliver tourism related services for the Shire.

This position is integral to the Shire’s business and economic development activities. Reporting to the Executive Manager Commercial and Community, this role is responsible for managing the Ningaloo Centre, overseeing and implementing the Shire related tourism strategies and assisting in the development of strategic partnerships.

The successful applicant will need to possess a strong management background with significant visitor business experience. This role requires a strong commercial acumen, a strong focus on the application and leveraging of new technologies and demonstrated experience in overseeing and developing highly outcome orientated teams. Demonstrated experience in the tourism industry will be highly regarded.

The totally salary package for this position is $117,265 per annum which includes cash and not cash benefits, 9.5% superannuation guarantee contributions, an additional 8% superannuation contingent upon employee contributions and a housing allowance.

Applications are to include a resume, completed application form and a comprehensive covering letter indicating your ability to meet the essential and desirable criteria as stated in the Position Description under ’Qualifications and Work Experience’. Your letter should clearly state each criterion as a heading with a response outlining your relevant experience and how it will enable you to execute the accountabilities of the role. Applicants who do not address selection criteria may not be considered in the first round of shortlisting. We can only accept applications in Word or PDF format.

Applications are to be received no later than 4.30pm, Monday 22 October 2018to or to the Shire of Exmouth office.

Please visit to obtain full details on the position and how to apply, alternatively, pick up an employment information pack from our office in the Ningaloo Aquarium and Discovery Centre on Truscott Crescent.

If you have not received an acknowledgement receipt of your application within three (3) working days please contact the Shire on (08) 9949 3000.

For enquiries about this position please contact the Shire on (08) 9949 3000.

The Shire of Exmouth is an equal opportunity employer.