Senior Director, Trade & Investment, Vietnam

About the Role

A unique opportunity has arisen for a very experienced senior professional with an extensive background in promoting economic development for both the attraction of new investment and support of trade and export growth opportunities to join the Victorian Government Trade & Investment (VGTI) network. This is a new position created in line with the setup of a new office in Ho Chi Minh City, designed to deepen Victoria’s relationship with Vietnam and drive new trade, investment and exchange opportunities for Victorian and Vietnamese businesses. Reporting to the Commissioner for Victoria to South East Asia, this senior leadership position will require an understanding of the investment attraction process and the ability to enable Victorian businesses to plan and execute their market development activities.

Successful Candidate

Desirable experience and abilities include:

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• the ability to proactively identify senior executives of commercial organisations, understand their investment decision-making process and have the ability to influence these processes

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• an understanding of the Victorian and Australian business environment, including key industry, economic and socio-political drivers.

The successful candidate for this locally engaged position will be responsible for all arrangements in relation to relocation expenses (if applicable), their accommodation and day-to-day living expenses.

Applications close at midnight on 23 September 2020 (AEST).

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Director, Trade & Investment, Vietnam

About the Role

沙巴体育网A unique opportunity has arisen for an experienced senior professional with an extensive background in trade promotion, business development and relationship management, together with a detailed understanding of the global business environment (in particular as it relates to Vietnam) and Victoria, Australia, to join the Victorian Government Trade & Investment (VGTI) network. This is a new position created in line with the setup of a new office in Ho Chi Minh City, designed to deepen Victoria’s relationship with Vietnam and drive new trade, investment and exchange opportunities for Victorian and Vietnamese businesses. Reporting to the Commissioner for Victoria to South East Asia, this position will require an understanding of the investment attraction process and the ability to enable Victorian businesses to plan and execute their market development activities.

Successful Candidate

沙巴体育网Desirable experience and abilities include:

• a background and track record in facilitation of trade into an international or national market, business development, lead generation initiatives

沙巴体育网• the ability to proactively identify senior executives of commercial organisations, understand their investment decision-making process and have the ability to influence these processes

• experience and knowledge of the global business environment (in particular as it relates to Vietnam and South East Asia) and the major issues which impact on the ability to attract international investment to Victoria

沙巴体育网• an understanding of the Victorian and Australian business environment, including key industry, economic and socio-political drivers

沙巴体育网The successful candidate for this locally engaged position will be responsible for all arrangements in relation to relocation expenses (if applicable), their accommodation and day-to-day living expenses.

Applications close at midnight on 23 September 2020 (AEST).

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Office Manager, Vietnam

About the Role

沙巴体育网An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Office Manager to join the Victorian Government Trade and Investment (VGTI) office based in Vietnam. This is a new position created in line with the setup of a new office in Ho Chi Minh City, designed to deepen Victoria’s relationship with Vietnam and drive new trade, investment and exchange opportunities for Victorian and Vietnamese businesses. Reporting to the Commissioner for Victoria to South East Asia, this position is primarily responsible for managing office accounting, budget management, taxation and payroll systems within a small office. This position involves working collaboratively with colleagues based at Head Office in Melbourne, Australia, as well as across other South East Asia and international offices. This position will also provide a focal point of contact between the Victorian Government and Vietnam-based organisations and agencies on all non-trade/investment related activities, managing the coordination of Ministerial visits and Victorian Government delegations to Vietnam.

Successful Candidate

Desirable experience and abilities include:

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• knowledge of international business, particularly related to foreign investment and trade, and specifically the economies, business cultures/protocols and procedures of both Vietnam and Australia will be beneficial in achieving the outcomes of this role

• bilingual language skills in Vietnamese and English The successful candidate for this locally engaged position will be responsible for all arrangements in relation to relocation expenses (if applicable), their accommodation and day-to-day living expenses.

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