Position Vacant --- Landcare Partnership Officer --- 6 month position --- North Coast Region.

North Coast Regional Landcare Network is seeking a Landcare Partnership Officer to work on a short-term (6 month) project to build and strengthen partnerships across our region. The role of the Landcare Partnership Officer is to support all areas of the organisation to achieve its strategic goals. The position is responsible for managing business development activities, significantly contributing to the development of new partnerships and funding opportunities. Applications Close: 5pm Monday 23rd May 2022. Read more below and download the Position Description for more detail on how to apply.

North Coast Regional Landcare Network

Landcare Partnership Officer

North Coast Regional Landcare Network (NCRLN) is an independent not-for-profit organisation supporting Landcare networks on the NSW North Coast. We are a well-connected community network that addresses local and regional environmental issues through community action in sustainable agriculture and natural resource management.

With a combined network of over 5000 individuals, 300 on-ground groups and 11 district networks, NCRLN is a highly recognised, well-respected provider of facilitation, capacity building, education and skills development services. Using the professional knowledge, experience and expertise of Landcare staff across the North Coast, NCRLN delivers regional-scale programs addressing the Landcare priorities of our members and communities.

The Landcare Partnership Officer is an exciting short-term (6 months) role that is primarily responsible for the scoping, prioritisation and development of new partnerships, strategic alliances and service delivery opportunities.

To be successful in this role, the Landcare Partnership Officer will demonstrate an outstanding ability to authentically communicate the NCRLN value proposition and will bring extensive experience in effective techniques for business development and relationship management and with key partners.

Primary purpose of the role

The role of the Landcare Partnership Officer is to support all areas of the organisation to achieve its strategic goals. The position is responsible for managing business development activities, significantly contributing to the development of new partnerships and funding opportunities.

The role is expected to develop and implement strategies - using a range of engagement techniques - to effectively liaise with new partners and funders. Establishing and managing relationships, both internally and externally, is a key element of this role with an important focus on supporting member networks.

Developing communications materials that promote the capabilities and strategic direction of Landcare across the North Coast will be central to building stronger partnerships with government agencies, non-government organisations and the corporate sector.

How to apply:

To apply, please provide the following:

  1. A short (1 page) covering letter conveying your understanding of the position and what you hope to achieve in the position.
  2. Your claims against each of the Selection Criteria detailed in the Position Description including the qualifications, knowledge, skills and experience.
  3. Your current CV/resume.

Applications should be emailed to chair@northcoastlandcare.net.au

Applications Close: 5pm Monday 23rd May 2022.