Advert ID: 20006701
Australian Wildlife Conservancy
Perth, WA - however other locations (e.g. home office) may be considered
Australian Wildlife Conservancy (AWC) is the largest private (non-profit) owner of land for conservation in Australia, protecting endangered wildlife at 30 sanctuaries in which we own or manage in partnership, covering a total of more than 6.5 million hectares in iconic regions such as the Kimberley, Cape York, the Top End and Kati Thanda-Lake Eyre. With a focus on practical land management, informed by world-class science, AWC is implementing a dynamic new model for conservation.
AWC’s mission - to deliver effective conservation for all native animal species and their habitats - is achieved by:
AWC’s science program plays a key role in helping AWC meet its mission. On wildlife sanctuaries and partnership sites across Australia, AWC ecologists:
AWC is looking to build on its existing strengths by appointing a skilled Spatial Ecologist on the National Science team. Reporting to the Spatial Analyst (who reports to the National Science Manager), the Spatial Ecologist will work closely with all field staff (ecologists and land managers, students and volunteers) as well as AWC’s office-based staff in providing information, advice and support to AWC’s development, communications, legal, executive and board. The Spatial Ecologist will usually be working remotely, using phone and electronic communications, to work with other AWC personnel spread across the country.
The primary duties of the Spatial Ecologist are to work with the Spatial Analyst to:
To be successful in this role, you will need:
This is a great opportunity to be part of a growing, innovative, successful organisation which is helping shape the future of conservation in Australia. Competitive remuneration is available for a candidate with suitable experience.
How to apply:View details
To learn more about AWC’s sanctuaries, please visit our website www.australianwildlife.org/sanctuaries
Dr Liana Joseph, AWC National Science Manager | firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications via: australianwildlife.org/work-with-awc/careers
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Your application must include CV and covering letter, briefly addressing your experience, critical competencies, and interest in the role. Applications that do not meet these requirements will not be accepted.
Closing date for applications: Monday, 30 November 2020
Position description - spatial-ecologist-nst-2020-position-description-pdf