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About the Organisation
Sugar Research Australia (SRA) is an industry owned company and invests in and manages a portfolio of research, development and adoption (RD&A) programmes / projects that drive productivity, profitability and sustainability for the Australian sugarcane industry. SRA`s values are Innovation, Investor Satisfaction, Accountability and Teamwork.
About the Role
Reporting directly to the Executive Manager Regional Delivery you will be responsible for implementing, evaluating and continuously improving the organisation`s / industry`s adoption strategy for your region (Burdekin; Far North Queensland (Wet Tropics); Herbert; Central (Mackay / Proserpine / Plane Creek); Southern (Maryborough / Bundaberg / Isis); and NSW). This will involve the development and operationalising of regional investment strategies which are underpinned by regional annual operating plans. Additionally, you will actively consult to achieve a consensus with regional adoption advisory committees and ensure all strategies and projects are consistently designed and evaluated through established systems and processes.
About the Person
To be considered for these six newly created appointments, you will possess significant knowledge and experience in either training, communications or extension principles within a reputable agricultural provider. You will have a track record of successfully executing complex projects and measuring returns achieved on project investments. Your natural ability to build strong relationships, excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills coupled with your current knowledge of electronic, web-based and social media communication channels will be key to your success. A tertiary qualification in Education, Marketing, Project Management or a Science or Agricultural related field is considered essential.
Note: Applicants must specify which region/s they are interested in applying for.
For more information please call Gemma Ledbury or Tim Turner at u&u on 07 3232 9138, quoting reference number 10693. Alternatively, to submit an application, please click below.
Please submit your resume in Word format only.