Geelong Major Events Committee - Applications invited for three External Committee Member Positions

Friday, 9 March 2018

The Geelong Major Events Committee (GME) is seeking applications to fill three vacant external committee member positions for a term commencing July 2018 and expiring June 2022.

GME is a Special Committee of the Council established to support and guide the attraction, development and sustainability of major events for our Region.

GME’s vision is for Geelong to be positively recognised globally for hosting international standard major events.

Applications are sought from interested people with experience relevant to the business, arts, media or events communities.

All GME Committee positions are voluntary.

The following information is provided to applicants to enable a better understanding of the role of the Geelong Major Events Committee:

Please note that subject to S. 76AA Definitions, Division 1A – Conducts and Interests, Local Government Act 1989 (the Act), a relevant person means a person who is a – (a) Councillor; or (b) member of a special committee, or (c) member of Council staff. Therefore the Conflict of Interest requirements in the Act apply to GME external committee members.

Sharon Cockerell
GME Executive Officer
5272 4802

Applications must be received by 5.00pm Wednesday 21 March 2018.

To apply:
Please forward a resume or letter outlining any skills, employment and experience relevant to the objectives of the Geelong Major Events Committee.

Email your application to:
Sharon Cockerell
Executive Officer - Geelong Major Events

Shortlisted applicants may be required to attend an interview.