Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries
Culture and the Arts
Director Investment, Research and Policy
Level 8, $133,296 - $144,609 p.a. PSGO CSA GA 2017
About the Department
The Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries (DLGSC)’s Mission is to facilitate lively communities and economy and the offering of outstanding and inclusive cultural and sporting experiences.
The Department is an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace equity and diversity. Aboriginal people, women, young people, people with disability and people from culturally diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
For information on the Department, visit the website at www.dlgsc.wa.gov.au.
About the role
We are seeking a suitably experienced person for permanent appointment to the position of Director Investment, Research and Policy.
Culture and the Arts Division is responsible for the development and implementation of reforms, strategies, policies and initiatives across the Department and the Culture and Arts Portfolio.
The Director leads, develops and co-ordinates the resources and activities of the Investment, Research and Policy area of the Division in accordance with corporate objectives and the operational plan, particularly in the areas of Government policy on funding, research and investment for the arts, cultural and creative industries sector. The Director participates as a member of the Division’s executive team.
For further job-related information, please contact Colin Walker on (08) 9492 6682 (not to be contacted for an Applicant Information Package).
A current (within 6 months) National Police Clearance Certificate will be required prior to commencement of employment.
While this selection process will initially be used to fill the above vacancy, applicants found suitable for this position may be considered for ‘similar’ vacancies within DLGSC and/or the wider public sector which arise within six months of the recruitment process being endorsed. In addition to this, should the successful applicant decline or vacate the advertised position, then the next most suitable applicant may also be selected from this process. Future vacancies may be considered fixed term, part-time or full-time.
This role is based at Gordon Stephenson House, 140 William Street, Perth.
How to apply for this position
- Applicants are encouraged to apply on-line and must provide;
- a comprehensive CV
- a four A4 page (maximum) outline on your skills and knowledge in relation to the Essential Work-Related Requirements that are listed on the attached Job Description Form
- a completed Application Form and Application Question Form (only if applying via email or post)
- For further details on how to apply please read the attached ‘Applicant Information Package’.
To submit your application, please click on the Apply for Job button.
If you are unable to apply online, please refer to the attached Applicant Information Package (section ‘Submitting Your Application’).
If you are experiencing technical difficulties, please contact DLGSC HR on (08) 6552 7540 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for further assistance.
Please note that all of the Work-Related Requirements will be assessed at some stage during the selection process.
NO FAXED, LATE OR PROFORMA APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED.
To avoid last minute congestion of the system which may result in your application being received after the closing time and therefore not be eligible, please endeavour to submit your application well before the closing time.
CLOSING DATE: Monday, 23 September 2019 at 4.00 pm (AWST)