The Business Development Manager (BDM) is responsible for identifying new opportunities for research partnerships and academic linkages between Australia and Canada. The BDM will produce innovative promotional activities, undertake targeted outreach with Canadian companies to promote foreign direct investment in Australia, and support Australian education institutions. This is a temporary contract for a period of 12 months, commencing 17 September 2017.
How to apply for High Commission job vacancies
Please note that these instructions apply to job vacancies at the Ottawa High Commission only. Please refer to the position description document for details about the application process for vacancies at the Australian consulates in Canada.
When submitting applications for vacancies at the High Commission, please send materials in Word or PDF format only.
There are three documents that must be submitted in response to LES vacancies. Applications will not be considered if they do not include the following:
1. LES Application Form
Complete this form in full except for citizenship details which are only necessary for security cleared positions.
Download LES Application Form (.doc format)
2. Two page CV
Include an up-to-date two page CV which details relevant work experience, and lists most recent or current employment.
3. 1-2 page pitch
1-2 page pitch of no more than 750 words addressing the eligibility and other requirements for this position and outlining how your skills experience and qualifications make you the best candidate for this opportunity.
Completed applications should be e-mailed to HR.Ottawa@dfat.gov.au.