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The Latrobe Valley economy is currently in an exciting period of change as it transforms to a strong and sustainable regional jobs and investment hub in Victoria.

Latrobe Valley Authority, Latrobe City Council, Baw Baw Shire Council and Wellington Shire Council have partnered to offer four exciting roles working across Government to drive economic development and investment opportunities in the greater Latrobe Valley region.

Senior Program Officer – Branding and Promotion

The Economic Development and Investment, Branding and Promotion position will include:

  • Designing and developing programs to showcase the Latrobe Valley as a great place to live, work and do business, helping to contribute to the growing of the visitor economy
  • Provide authoritative advice to internal and external stakeholders and prepare and present detailed reports, ministerial briefs, cabinet and agency submissions on complex matters
  • Build and maintain positive relationships with key stakeholders to facilitate a partnership approach
  • Undertake project management monitoring and evaluation and project engagement
  • Facilitate and lead economic development vision and strategy for greater Latrobe Valley region

This role is based at Latrobe Valley Authority, 131 Princes Drive Morwell.

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Project Officer – Small Business Support Strategy

The Project Officer, Small Business Support Strategy position will include:

  • Developing strategic relationships between Latrobe Valley businesses, and with the wider Victorian Government sector
  • Provide authoritative advice to internal and external stakeholders and prepare and present detailed reports, ministerial briefs, cabinet and agency submissions on complex matters
  • Build and maintain positive relationships with key stakeholders to facilitate a partnership approach
  • Undertake project management monitoring and evaluation and project engagement
  • Facilitate and lead economic development vision and strategy for greater Latrobe Valley region

This role is based at Latrobe Valley Authority, 131 Princes Drive Morwell.

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Economic Project Manager Engineering/Manufacturing Sector

The Economic Project Manager Engineering/Manufacturing Sector position will include:

  • Contributing to advancing the development of an engineering and manufacturing enterprise industry cluster
  • Taking a leadership role in the development and facilitation of the industry cluster
  • Proactively seeking out business and development opportunities for the cluster
  • Undertaking project management monitoring and evaluation and project engagement
  • Facilitating and leading economic development vision and strategy for greater Latrobe Valley region

This role will be located at Latrobe City Council Corporate Headquarters, 141 Commercial Road, Morwell 3840 and will be required to travel between Baw Baw Shire and Wellington Council.

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Economic Project Manager  Aviation/Defence Sector

The Economic Project Manager Aviation/Defence Sector position will include:

  • Contributing to advancing a range of economic development projects and workplans
  • Working in conjunction with Defence Materials Technology Centre (DMTC) to identify, research and implement plans to advance defence related opportunities
  • Proactively identifying aviation and aerospace related opportunities and work with the Councils to take advantage of these opportunities
  • Undertaking project management monitoring and evaluation and project engagement
  • Facilitating and leading economic development vision and strategy for greater Latrobe Valley region

This role will be located at Latrobe City Council Corporate Headquarters, 141 Commercial Road, Morwell 3840 and will be required to travel between Baw Baw Shire and Wellington Council.

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Applications for these positions close 1 October 2017.

For more information, please call the Latrobe Valley Authority on 1800 136 762