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Indigenous Desert Alliance
Who We Are
The Australian desert is the one of the largest and most environmentally and culturally connected areas on the planet. It has been cared for and expertly managed over thousands of years by Indigenous minds, hearts and hands. Today, a network of Indigenous rangers are sharing information, practices and working together to provide the highest standard of stewardship and care for the desert.
The Indigenous Desert Alliance (IDA) is a member-based network of Indigenous land management organisations. The IDA empowers Indigenous rangers managing Australia's Desert Country to realise their social/cultural, environmental and economic aspirations through:
The IDA Operations Coordinator will play a key role in supporting the successful and smooth delivery of key IDA projects through: project oversight, coordination of support for team members/project activities, reporting, acquittals, budget management and stakeholder liaison. The role will work closely with the Major Projects Manager of the IDA, supporting the coordination and delivery of environmental and cultural resilience projects.
To succeed in this role, you will need to be passionate about working with and for Indigenous people to achieve the best possible outcomes. You will be highly respectful of Indigenous people, culture and their commitment to looking after Country.
You will need to be a highly organised person with the aptitude to prioritise tasks and undertake work in a systematic manner. The ability to follow policies and procedures will also be crucial in this role.
Specifically, you will need the following Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
Ideally, you will also have: