Strengthening Business Facilitator - Mallacoota

Ai Group Talent Solutions

Deliver this government initiative to improve and enhance business collaboration and commercial opportunities for this hard hit region.

  • Fixed one year contract with option to go to two years
  • Deliver expert advice, networking and matched grants to help businesses
  • Based in Mallacoota
Are you business savvy and keen to make a significant difference to the strategic and operational business performance of SMEs in the fire affected region of East Gippsland? An upcoming role will see you deliver this government initiative to improve and enhance business collaboration and commercial opportunities for this hard hit region.

About the Role
Whilst employed by Ai Group, the nation’s leading industry organisation, you will also partner with the Entrepreneurs’ Programme, an Australian Government initiative delivered by the Department of Industry, Science, Energy & Resources
The Programme delivers expert advice, networking and matched grants to help businesses grow, innovate and commercialise new products and services nationally and globally.

As a Strengthening Business facilitator you will use your first hand local knowledge and relevant industry experience to support businesses in fire-affected communities to rebuild, transform and adapt.  You will provide advice and guidance to  businesses in the Mallacoota region and develop a roadmap to navigate the immediate, medium and long-term challenges and opportunities and provide advice on relevant funding and other assistance for businesses.

A strategic thinker with a positive, entrepreneurial and commercial outlook, you will also be comfortable in tailoring your advice to the needs of businesses and guide their recovery.

As a thought leader in your field and local to the region, you will enjoy building trust and rapport amongst the business community in which you operate. You should be able to work with multiple stakeholders across complex projects in a collaborative and collegiate manner.

This is a fixed one year contract commencing this financial year with the option to go to two years.

Benefits
A remuneration package of over $150,000 including a motor vehicle allowance and flexible work arrangements are available for the right applicant.

How to apply
Click ‘Apply now’ to send your application to David Bennett or email your resume to david.bennett@aigroup.com.au.