Business Development Officer
What We’re About
Cire Services Inc. is an advanced, community based, not for profit organisation. Cire operates a range of services to meet community needs through education and provision of services.
- We are a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) offering accredited, pre-accredited, work skills and leisure courses.
- Our Community School, a registered independent school, provides secondary curriculum to students in an alternative school environment.
- Family and Children’s Services supports children’s services for long day care, pre-school programs, occasional care, vacation care and before and after school care.
- Community Hubs, bringing people together to connect, learn and contribute in their local community through social, education, recreational and support activities.
Cire Services is a Child Safe organisation.
As we continue to expand our reach in the community, Cire is seeking a Business Development Officer to join the team. Reporting to the Business Development Manager, this role is a unique opportunity for a talented self-starter who enjoys developing strong community partnerships and managing stakeholder relationships.
A Day in the Life of our Business Development Officer
Working across the organisation, this role will contribute to the development of programs and activities within Cire’s Training and Community Hubs arm that meet current and emerging community needs.
This role will actively engage with key stakeholders to develop and maintain strong partnerships and identify growth opportunities, and will play a crucial role in the marketing and promotion of programs and activities in the community.
This newly created role is varied and every day will be different. The only limitation could be your imagination.
Who Are You?
To be successful in this role, you will have a passion for business development and genuine interest in building effective partnerships and programs that meet community needs. You will thrive in an environment where you are responsible for generating leads and meeting enrolment targets to support the success of the organisation.
As someone with a strong background in business development, community development or a related field, you will be dynamic in your approach and a team player who wants to add value across the business. You will be able to effectively and proactively engage with stakeholders at all levels. You will need to be driven and highly organised to contribute to the fast pace of our business and to capitalise on growth opportunities.
To enjoy Cire’s environment and culture, you will have a community focus, friendly demeanour and positive attitude. You will demonstrate our Values of Respect, Quality and Integrity. You will enjoy being an integral part of a fun and professional team.
As a not for profit, Cire offers salary packaging and novated leasing which can provide you with a beneficial tax saving. Our salaries are competitive and commensurate with experience, and this position is eligible for portable long service leave within the community sector.
Cire is a diverse organisation dedicated to learning and continuous improvement. On offer is an extensive Professional Development Program with opportunities to network and learn from a team of dedicated people, in addition to EAP services, discounted child care, discounted courses and ongoing support and mentoring.
If you’re looking for genuine flexibility, look no further. This is a part time, ongoing position of 20 hours per week. While this position will be based at our head office, in the current climate, you may be working from home initially. Your work pattern will be flexible, with days and hours of work negotiable around your work commitments.
While based in the heart of Lilydale, your role will take you all over the beautiful Yarra Ranges as you engage with community and stakeholders.
If you see yourself fitting in well with us and our vision, please send your cover letter and CV to email@example.com. Please note, only candidates who submit both documents will be considered.
For more information, please contact Nina Bekker, Business Development Manager, Training and Community Hubs on 1300 835 235
The Position Description can be accessed here: Business Development Officer_Position Description_Aug20