Community Development Project Officer, Aboriginal Carbon Fund – Cairns, Australia

Published 11:22 on April 19, 2017  /  Last updated at 11:22 on April 19, 2017  /  Job Postings  /  No Comments

We are looking for a self-motivated person who is interested in supporting Aboriginal ranger groups and Indigenous Land Owners involved in carbon farming.

We are looking for a self-motivated person who is interested in supporting Aboriginal ranger groups and Indigenous Land Owners involved in carbon farming.

The Community Development Project Officer will work with a small supportive team based in Cairns and professional development opportunities will be made available to learn about the carbon industry.

To be successful you will have:

  • Experience working at a similar level assisting in the development of projects with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders,
  • Knowledge, or ability to acquire knowledge, of community development and/or Indigenous land and sea management,
  • Sound written and oral communication skills,
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively and build productive working relationships with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders and a knowledge and understanding of their cultures.

The Community Development Project Officer – Carbon Projects will be employed in the Cairns office to undertake the following duties:

  • Connect with Aboriginal ranger groups and Indigenous Land Owners involved in carbon projects on Aboriginal lands,
  • Support the development of projects that involve social media campaigns, Aboriginal ranger training and economic development activities,
  • Produce reports highlighting the social, cultural, environmental and economic benefits of projects undertaken by Aboriginal ranger groups and Indigenous Land Owners,
  • Participate in carbon farming meetings and forums to support Aboriginal ranger groups and Indigenous Land Owners,
  • Undertake other duties as directed. Occasional travel throughout Far North Queensland to remote areas is required of this position.

Please note no relocation expenses are available.

Please supply a two-page letter outlining your experience and a detailed resume to Barry Hunter Regional Manager via email barry@abcfund.com.au by 3rd May COB.

For further information please contact Barry Hunter 0437 827 881.

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