Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development
Director, Strategic Planning & Project Delivery
Level 8, $133,296 - $144,609 pa, PSGOCSAGA 2017

Position No:

Work Type:
Fixed Term - Full Time


Closing Date:
2018-10-12 11:45 PM


CLOSING DATE: Friday, 12 October 2018 at 11:45PM WST

Who we are 
The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development’s (DPIRD) purpose is to create enduring prosperity for all Western Australians. Our department ensures that primary industries and regions are key contributors to the Government’s agenda for economic growth and diversification, job creation, strong communities and better places.

We work collaboratively across government, industry and community to advance three goals: Protect, Grow and Innovate.

For more information about the Department, please visit our website.

Kimberley Development Commission
DPIRD works in partnership with Regional Development Commissions. This position undertakes regional operations in support of the Kimberley Development Commission’s CEO and objectives. More information about the Commission can be found on its website or by contacting the KDC as below.

Position Profile 
We currently have one (1) fixed term full time appointment available up to twenty four (24) months with the possibility of subsequent contracts subject to funding and performance.

This process may be used to fill other similar vacancies throughout the department. In addition to this, should the successful applicant decline or vacate the advertised position, the panel may select another suitable applicant from this selection process. Both of these options remain valid for a period of twelve (12) months from approval of the initial recruitment decision.

The successful applicant selected for this critical leadership position will work closely with the Chief Executive, KDC, to conceptualise, develop and implement high level strategic initiatives in the Kimberley in partnerships with regional stakeholders.

Please refer to the Job Description Form attached for full position details. 

Eligibility / Other Conditions 
Government Regional Officers Housing is available on request (subject to availability and eligability).

This position is located in Kununurra.

Further Job Related Information 
Please contact Liz Kirkby (Manager, People and Place) on (08) 9148 2100.

How to Apply 
Applicants are required to submit

  1. Essential work related requirements concisely addressed (Arial size 11 font) in no more than 3 pages
  2. Concise Curriculum Vitae (Arial size 11 font) in no more than 3 pages
  3. Names and contact details of two professional referees

Applicants are required to apply on line by clicking on the “Apply for Job” button at the top/bottom of the screen. Applicants must have a current, valid email address in order to apply online and this email address will be used for communication with applicants. Further information is available in the attached Applicant Information Kit.

If you are having trouble downloading the attachments or lodging your application online, please contact (08) 6552 1887 (during business hours) and quote the Reference number.

Please ensure you have plenty of time to submit your application to allow for unanticipated problems, as late and proforma applications will not be accepted. (Please note: Online lodgement is system generated. Any submissions on or after 11:45pm will not be accepted)

The Department of Primary Industries and Regional Development has a four day breach claim period. For more information, please see the Public Sector Commission Website

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