Aboriginal Enterprise Development Officer


LOCATED IN DUBBO, NSW

The AEDO program aims to increase the confidence and expertise of Aboriginal people to become self-employed and to encourage an entrepreneurial culture within Aboriginal communities.
  
Purpose of the role:

  • Help clients start up a small business
  • Assist in the development of a business plan
  • Arrange accredited small business training
  • Provide information on financial management
  • Provide ongoing mentoring support once a business is up and running
  • Provide information on how to apply for funding.
  
Essential criteria:
  • Aboriginality (proof of Aboriginality required)
  • Demonstrated experience in the management of small business operations and business development needs
  • Demonstrated good communication, liaison and networking skills
  • Demonstrated business planning skills
  • Good computer skills
  • Current driver’s licence and willingness to travel
  • Ability to work unsupervised and as part of a team
  
If you believe you have the skills and experience to take on this exciting and challenging role, please forward a copy of your resume and a statement addressing the essential criteria to: Vivienne Russell, Workfront, ***************@workfront.org.au.
Additional information
  • FIXED TERM CONTRACT