Represent Victoria across South East Asia
Based in Jakarta
Drive economic growth through trade and investment for the state
Global Victoria is based in Melbourne and is Victoria’s gateway to global economies and communities. As Victoria’s trade promotion and facilitation agency, Global Victoria sits within the Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions. Global Victoria and its Victorian Government Trade and Investment (VGTI) international offices lead global engagement for Victoria by opening doors and connecting Victorian companies to global trade opportunities and also right by promoting the state’s leading and world class capabilities to international audiences.
As Commissioner for Victoria, you will formally represent the State Government in all aspects of business and assist to implement priorities across South East Asia. Working closely with your Global Victoria colleagues, you will build and leverage deep relationships in order to identify strategic initiatives grow the export pipeline and foreign direct investment for Victoria. Managing operations and a high performing team across multiple VGTI offices within the Southeast Asia region, you will ensure that Victorian capability and businesses are well positioned and drive the achievement of business objectives.
Highly qualified and well-regarded by industry and government, your exceptional skills in diplomacy are matched by your abilities in creating relationships that lead to growth or trade facilitation. Your proven history in delivery of commercial initiatives is complemented by your astute take on political and policy context. You have insight into the broad region and how Victorian business can make an impact in the region. People and outcomes focussed, your impressive communication skills are equally evident in your people leadership and public presentations. With unquestionable integrity, you are a known innovator, influencer and a confident negotiator, demonstrating sensitivity, collaboration and respect in how you operate. Your deep networks will underpin success in broadening Victoria’s business impact across the region and inspire confidence in the mission.
For more information, please contact Penny Wilson at SHK on +61 3 8620 8017 or click ‘Apply for this job’. Please submit your resume in Microsoft Word format. Applications close 27 February. Direct and third party applications will be forwarded to SHK.