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Creative Industries Officer

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In this newly created role, you will play a key role in implementing the City of Greater Bendigo’s CREATIVE strategy. The strategy’s aim is about championing every part of creativity in our community, recognising its importance to health, wellbeing and community development, and supporting and developing its commercial aspects. It is about developing more opportunities for everyone to engage with culture and creativity.

You will ensure that the City continues to be a leader in cultural and creative industries and increase the profile of creative industries in the City, regionally and nationally.

You will facilitate collaboration and growth in the cultural and creative sector and broker relationships between creative industries, Councils, government and the private sector. You will also provide high quality, innovate and strategic input into a range of projects.

You will have a strong understanding of the cultural and creative industries sector, experience implementing strategies, undertaking research and project management skills.

If you hold formal qualifications and/or have experience in the cultural and creative industries together with an understanding of the creative landscape and key trends in the development of creative industries we welcome your application.

If you require further information regarding this position, please contact Bridget Maplestone, Coordinator Growth and Liveability (03) 5434 6396 or Trevor Budge Manager Regional Sustainable Development on (03) 5434 6288.

Applications addressing the key selection criteria must be received by close of business Monday December 16, 2019.

The City of Greater Bendigo is a proactive and dynamic employer, delivering more than 100 services and working with our community to be the world’s most liveable community. The City is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from people with diverse cultural backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, and people of all abilities.

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Part Time Temporary (0.6 FTE until June 2022)

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$82,410 - $89,809 pro rata + Super

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