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  • Combine commercial expertise with public sector experience
  • Lead finance, business management, portfolio and commercial management
  • Section 122 contract at SES3 (L) until mid-July 2020, with possible extension

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Economic Development Queensland (EDQ) is a specialist land use planning and property development unit within the Department of State Development, Manufacturing, Infrastructure and Planning. EDQ engages with state and local government, the development industry and the public to identify, plan, facilitate and deliver property development and infrastructure projects to drive economic growth. Projects include complex urban sites, regional residential projects, commercial developments, industrial activities and infrastructure, including greenfield developments and catalyst infrastructure.

The Executive Director Project Support requires deep financial and project management expertise to deliver commercially sustainable services. Critically you will ensure the continuity of support services by leading and managing the strategic financial and budget management and reporting, risk management, compliance and other corporate functions to ensure effective commercial operations and governance of EDQ.

Your background will include professional commercial experience within planning and/or property development related industries, and knowledge of government practices and processes. Your advanced people and technical leadership skills will ensure the reputation and financial interests of EDQ are protected in a high public exposure environment.

The role reports to the General Manager and leads a team of 12 FTE.

For more information on the role and application process please visit, quoting 514163 in the Keywords field.

Confidential enquiries to Peter Gibson or Kerry Larkin of Aston Carter on +61 7 3295 7446/7424

Closing Date: Sunday July 21, 2019