Manager, Communications & Capacity Building
The Manager, Communications & Capacity Building is a full-time 10 month contract based at our headquarters in Wagga Wagga. The successful applicant will be required to provide a high level of collaborative support and leadership to the Research and Business Development teams within AgriFutures Australia and to implement and develop new strategies for Agrifutures programs and events. This position requires a detail focussed individual with proven experience across large scale premium events, communications, stakeholder engagement, project management, IT systems, social media and marketing.
AgriFutures Australia, formerly known as RIRDC, is a fast-paced, commercially savvy, and future-thinking organisation that places people at the centre of everything we do. We listen, connect and collaborate with industry bodies, other Research and Development Corporations, emerging leaders in agriculture, and government agencies to grow the long term prosperity of Australian rural industries and communities. AgriFutures Australia has an exciting opportunity for a Research Coordinator to provide administrative support to established rural industries in all aspects of research and program management.
AgriFutures Australia values social and cultural diversity and is committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity and the provision of a safe and healthy work environment.
The AgriFutures Australia Enterprise Agreement 2013-2016 was approved under the Fair Work Act 2009 and came into operation on 1 July 2013.