Advert ID: 20005465
Program Director COTS Control Innovation Program (CCIP)
Great Barrier Reef Foundation
Brisbane, Townsville, Cairns, Queensland
$120,000 - $150,000 plus super (FTE)
ABOUT THE ROLE
The Program Director works closely with the Director Reef Trust Partnership and the COTS Control Innovation Program (CCIP) Steering Committee to design, coordinate and provide strategic oversight of the CCIP Feasibility and Design phase, 12 months. Following the successful delivery of recommendations from this phase the Program Director will oversee the Research and Development phase over the following three years till 2024.
A core focus of this new role is to coordinate and oversee the technical work to assess the feasibility of (technical, social and regulatory) and model the benefit (impact) at scale of a broad range of possible improvements and interventions to COTS control and surveillance.
We are seeking an individual who enjoys the challenge of working on complex projects and collaborations with the potential for transformational change and has the skills to set these projects up to be self-sustaining.
This position plays a key role in shaping the future of COTS control on the GBR.
ABOUT THE GBRF
The Great Barrier Reef Foundation (GBRF) is the lead charity for the Great Barrier Reef, dedicated exclusively to funding solutions for its long-term conservation.
Made up of 2,900 reefs along 2,300km of Queensland's coastline, the Great Barrier Reef is one of the largest United Nations World Heritage areas. It contributes over $6bn annually to the Australian economy and generates more than 64,000 jobs.
GBRF leads the collaboration of business, science, government and philanthropy – groups who would not otherwise come together – for the benefit of the Reef. Their success is due to the quality of institutions and people they bring together – harnessing advances in science, technology and industry to ensure a future for this global treasure.
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To be considered for this role you MUST respond to each of the essential selection criteria (outlined below) in your application.
Essential selection criteria:
Please email your application, which should include your CV, cover letter and responses to the selection criteria, to Emily Shaw, People and Culture Director - firstname.lastname@example.org before 5pm on Friday, 19 June 2020.
Ideally you will be located in our Brisbane, Townsville or Cairns office but for the right candidate we are willing to negotiate on location. We would also consider either a part-time or secondment arrangement for the ideal candidate.