Project Officer (Food and Land Use) - ClimateWorks

at Monash University

Job No.: 591337

Location: Melbourne CBD

Employment Type: Full-time

Duration: 12 month fixed-term appointment

Remuneration: $79,062 - $85,337 pa HEW Level 06 (plus 9.5% employer superannuation)

* Be inspired, every day

* Take your career in exciting, rewarding directions

* Be a part of an inclusive, collaborative community

There’s a certain feeling you get from working at Monash University. It’s the feeling that you’re a part of something special. Something significant. And that’s because you’re not just starting your career, or taking on a bigger challenge. You’re making a real contribution – surrounded by energetic, inspiring people who are driven to make a difference as well. Monash is a place where you’ll be able to develop your career in exciting, sometimes unexpected ways – putting you in the best possible position for a rewarding future.

The Opportunity

We are currently seeking a Project Officer to join our dedicated team of professionals. You will be part of the ClimateWorks National Programs Team, providing support for the successful delivery of projects to accelerate emissions reductions today, with a focus on ClimateWorks' new sustainable food, agriculture and land use program.

In this role, you will contribute to a national and global initiative to catalyse a transition towards sustainable food and land use systems. You will provide support within a close-knit and collaborative team, with a focus on project management, communications and engagement with a wide range of government, industry, research and community sector stakeholders.

This is an exciting opportunity where you can apply your excellent organisational, communications and engagement skills to a project with the potential for large impact, while also learning from an experienced team, and rapidly developing skills in a growing organisation.

You are able to work independently and take the initiative, and possess the capability and mindset to learn fast on the job. If you are ready to take on this exciting challenge, we look forward to hearing from you. This role is a full-time position; however, flexible working arrangements may be negotiated. If making a difference is important to you then we look forward to hearing from you.

This role is a full-time position; however, flexible working arrangements may be negotiated.

At Monash University, we are committed to being a Child Safe organisation. Some positions at the University will require the incumbent to hold a valid Working with Children Check.

Your application must address the selection criteria. Please refer to "How to apply for Monash Jobs".


Mr Eli Court, Program Manager, ClimateWorks Australia, +61 3 9903 8032.

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Closing Date

Monday 29 April 2019, 11:55 pm AEST

Melbourne Victoria Australia

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