The Department of Economic Development, Jobs, Transport and Resources (DEDJTR) of the Australian State Government of Victoria advises of the a position at the Victorian Government Trade and Investment Office in Santiago, Chile.
- Classification: Locally Engaged Staff (LES)
- Salary Range: 53,000,000 CLP - Negotiable Depending on Experience
- Work Location: Victorian Government Trade & Investment (VGTI) Office, Santiago, Chile
- Employment Type: Full-time, Ongoing
- Closing Dates for applications: 5 December 2017 (AEDT/Melbourne time)
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Education Services Director to join the Victorian Government Trade and Investment Office in Santiago, Chile.
Reporting to the Senior Trade and Investment Director, Latin America, this position is responsible for promoting Melbourne and Victoria as a preferred destination for education across all sub-sectors – schools, English language, vocational education and training (VET), higher education and research – and facilitating strategic partnership opportunities for Victoria's international education sector.
This role requires an experienced senior professional with a broad knowledge of major education issues in Latin America and its economic and political environment.
Ability to communicate in Spanish and English is essential, Portuguese is highly desirable.
Candidates must be entitled to work in Chile, either as a citizen or visa/work permit holder. Individuals will be required to present proof of work authorisation before an offer is made. The successful applicant will be subject to a background check through the relevant law enforcement authorities.