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Economic Development Project Officer

Date Added Closing date Reference number Salary
17 May 2018 31 May 2018
10 987

Ref: 10987

Salary Package: $111,228 per annum

Make a real difference!

The City of Karratha is offering an exciting opportunity for a proactive, adaptable and diligent professional to contribute to the economic growth and development of the City. 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
  • Full time or part time job share options available

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 Jenna Cunningham on 9186 8543.

Applications are to be received by no later than 4.00pm, Thursday 31st May 2018. They are to be marked “Private and Confidential” and emailed to or sent via post to PO Box 219 Karratha WA 6714.