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Economic Development Officer

Economic Development Officers support and encourage the development and growth of business in the council area, by helping to attract investment. People may come to the role of Economic Development from a regional planning background or business and finance.

Training available in Tasmania



Job titles can vary a lot. If you are uncertain about what an advertised job involves, obtain a copy of the Position Description or similar, or contact the specific council advertising that job.


Information on training courses and providers are examples only. You should make further careful inquiries with potential training providers about cost and quality before committing to any training. For further information on entry requirements for advertised jobs, contact the relevant council . Use the links to professional associations described in meet the people for additional information. Relevant training providers are encouraged to approach LGAT with requests to link their web pages to ours.