Your new companyOur partner, a large State Government Department, seek a Principal Industry Development Officer to join their exciting innovation of the Defence Supply Chain Hub located at Ipswich. We recent investment with the defence sector, this is a prime opportunity to use your skills and experience to contribute to the growth of industry within the region that supply to the Defence sector. Your new position As Principal Industry Development Officer you will work across government and with industry, to identify opportunities and implement initiatives to support the growth of businesses in the defence and aerospace sectors in South Queensland. You willWork as part of a team to implement and deliver the Defence Supply Chain Hub in Ipswich.Work with defence and aerospace businesses, or with those businesses looking to access defence and aerospace markets, to address challenges, identify opportunities and provide business development assistance and information to support their growth in these sectors.Identify and deliver services to support the growth of businesses in the defence and aerospace sectors.Engage with industry, research and government organisations to identify, develop and progress opportunities for Queensland, with a focus on South Queensland, to grow the defence and aerospace sectors in Queensland.Bring an understanding of the full range of assistance available under Queensland government industry development programs and other government services.Develop and manage effective networks involving external and internal stakeholders including industry, research and government organisations to deliver results in line with the framework for service delivery for the Defence Supply Chain Hub in Ipswich.Provide high level strategic advice and develop innovative options for government to address challenges facing businesses in the defence and aerospace sectors.Research, analyse and interpret current and emerging industry development issues relating to the defence and aerospace sectors.Prepare complex, well researched and thorough documents including business cases, reports, briefs, board papers, and correspondence. Are you the right person for the job?To be successful in this role you will:Have a strong knowledge of Defence, industry and partnershipsBe proficient in stakeholder engagement and facilitationSupport the strategic direction of the department and the Defence HubWork well in a small teamProvide strong insight to the wider defence industry Your new hourly rate & contact periodThe successful candidate will be offer an attractive hourly rate between $64-68 + super per hour and be offered a casual full time contract through to June 2022 which will be through Randstad Apply If you are successful and experienced Principal Industry Development Officer who is in search of a new opportunity than apply here today.Please submit:A two-page response to the points listed above in the ‘Are you the right person for the job?’ section.A current résumé of no more than three pages – in WORD formatFor a confidential discussion please contact Darren Savage on (07) 3243 3935. At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.