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Deputy Director-General, Innovation

Job Title: Deputy Director-General, Innovation
Location: Brisbane
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Salary: $268409 - $281467 per annum
Start Date: 2019-09-10
Reference: JO-1909-97463
Contact Name: Ryan Webster
Contact Email: ryan.webster@davidsonwp.com
Job Published: September 11, 2019 11:04

Job Description

Through the development and delivery of the $755 million Advance Queensland initiative, the Queensland Government is committed to creating a strong vibrant economic future across all areas of the State. With a focus on ensuring growth of the innovation ecosystem, through programs that connect government with the private sector, the government is looking to capitalise on the State’s natural advantages to raise Queensland’s profile as an attractive investment destination.
 
Reporting to the Director-General, you will be seen as an industry specialist and bring an effective leadership capability in implementing complex initiatives, vital to enabling the Government to achieve real and significant opportunities for the Queensland economy. You will represent the Government and be a key player in leading the State’s innovation ecosystem to realise its full potential and ensure sustainable economic development for the State.
 
The scale, scope and challenges presented by this portfolio provides an opportunity to empower determined partnership networks across government, big corporations, entrepreneurs and universities to deliver successful outcomes. Your proven ability to lead high performing teams, partner with government and industry, as well as deliver contemporary practices, frameworks and systems will be key to achieving success in this role.
 
For further information or to obtain a copy of the success profile please call Ryan Webster or David Reynolds on 07 3023 1079. To apply for this role please email executive@davidsonwp.com, quoting Reference number JO-1909-97463 in the subject line of your email.