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  • Assistant Director
    One-year contract
    Melbourne CBD
    Competitive rates

    As the Assistant Director, you will work closely with the Director, Growth and Innovation in the development, management and delivery of the Agency's Contemporary and Innovative Approaches Strategy.


    Main responsibilities involve:

    * Accountability for designing and managing engagement approaches and national events related to our Contemporary and Innovative Approaches strategy including design challenges, summits, awards and think tanks
    * Effectively design and coordinate the agency's participation at third party events, including supporting the attendance of senior staff, and strategic involvement with national and global events
    * Develop and contract manage procurement related to engagement and events ranging from event sponsorships, project partnerships to consultant support
    * Design bespoke engagement approaches based on stakeholder segmentation
    * Manage a proactive engagement and events calendar to ensure the Agency is attending/presenting at key stakeholder events and reaching key audiences with information
    * Build and foster strong relationships with key stakeholders, including in the community and disability sectors
    * Lead and motivate a small team to continually improve, bring new ideas and support for events
    * Liaise with, and manage external suppliers in accordance with Agency deadlines, resources, budgets and contracts.
    * Promote workplace practices consistent with the Agency's policies and in accordance with APS values and leadership behaviours.


    Skills / Proven Ability:

    * Ability to work within and across teams and adapt quickly to a changing environment
    * Ability to respond to and prioritise competing and often urgent requests in a calm and efficient manner
    * Ability to manage confidential and sensitive information

    If this sounds like the role for you, APPLY NOW!

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