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Business Engagement Officer (101249)


Reference: 3790409

Are you passionate about supporting business growth?

Hume City Council is searching for the right person to fill the role of Business Engagement Officer.

This is a key position within the Economic Development Team with a focus on supporting existing businesses to grow, with a particular emphasis on improving access to new markets.

As the Business Engagement Officer, you will be a key liaison for Hume businesses to support their growth and improve business outcomes.

Key Skills:

  • Ability to undertake continuous and systematic industry visits to develop strong relationships with existing businesses in Hume City to support improved business outcomes and in turn enhance opportunities for employment within the region.
  • Facilitate relationships between Hume businesses and relevant industry bodies and stakeholders to support businesses to grow and enter new markets.
  • Keep up to date with information relevant to economic development and ensure it is shared within the Team as required. This includes actively communicating with the Hume business community regarding programs, funding grants and schemes available to them.

Company Profile

Hume City Council is a leader in local government and is recognised for its innovation, initiative, leadership, service, quality and support for its people.

Hume City is one of Australia's fastest-growing communities and with more people choosing to call Hume home, we're expected to welcome more than 57,000 new residents to our City over the next decade.

What We Offer

With our high level of employee engagement, Hume City Council offers a great working environment where you can develop your career. We offer flexible work arrangements and other benefits, such as study assistance and interest free loans for public transport. Our strong commitment to social justice and the environment provides opportunities for employees to participate in programs like our White Ribbon and Green Teams.

For further information please contact Zina Miceli on 9205 2363.

Applications Close: 24 Oct 2017