Location Adelaide CBD 5000
Work Type Full time
Salary Range $101,859 - $110,107 per annum.
The Project Manager, Wine will support the strategy and drive the delivery of the Wine Export Recovery and Expansion Program.
Who are we:
The Department for Trade and Investment (DTI) helps industry ecosystems and businesses identify and capitalise upon opportunities for job creation and economic growth. A strong economic future for South Australia depends on growing exports and investments. DTI works with South Australian businesses and stakeholders to boost exports, attract investments and grow the state’s international engagement and showcase South Australia to the world.
DTI supports businesses to connect with overseas markets, create strong international relationships and capitalise on export opportunities, while at the same time, strengthening the South Australian economy through investment and creation of jobs.
Reporting to the Manager, Market Development the Project Manager,Wine, will support the strategy, and drive the delivery of the $5.4 million Wine Export Recovery and Expansion Program. The role will support the Program performance target of 3 per cent growth in priority markets on 2019/20 exports by employing high-level, complex research and project management skills to deliver activities to grow and diversify export markets and sales channels, and to increase wine education and awareness of the South Australian wine sector.
A specific focus of the role is upon the development and successful delivery of programs to assist wine companies access new markets across the Asia Pacific region, including the development and delivery of “The South Australian Wine Specialist Program” and the development and delivery of a dedicated wine education program – “The South Australian Wine Ambassadors Program”. In addition, this role will support the delivery of activity in international markets across North America and Europe including retail and business development activities – both physical and virtual, and brand development activity to promote the premium positioning of South Australian wine.
The Project Manager, Wine will also contribute to high level documents, briefings and ministerial responses that support South Australian trade development.
To be successful in this position, you must be able to demonstrate experience across the following key capabilities:
A qualification in one or more of the following: Business (international business/marketing/Commerce/Management), Project management, MBA and Wine Spirit Education Trust qualifications is highly desirable.
ASO7 -$101,859 min - $110,107 max per annum
For all confidential enquiries, please contact Ms Ali Lockwood, Manager, Market Development, at Ali.Lockwood@sa.gov.au.
All applications must be submitted online here.
If you are interested in this opportunity, please submit a covering letter (no more than 2 pages), outlining your skills and experience in relation to the key capabilities outlined above, a current CV and the contact information of three referees including your current line manager.
All applicants must complete a ‘Pre-Employment Declaration in the SA Public Sector’ form.
Applications Close: 5pm 18 August 2021
Vacancy Number: 448288