Northern Victoria Manager – Bendigo, VIC

Permanent Full-Time position

At Conservation Volunteers, it is our vision is to inspire change by connecting people with our environment. We attract and manage volunteers to participate in projects that protect or enhance our environment and heritage in Australia and New Zealand.

If you feel that community focus and being involved in managing and protecting the environment is important to you, then you may just be the right person for us!

Conservation Volunteers Australia is seeking a highly motivated and suitably experienced person to take responsibility for the development and management of overall business objectives and delivery of programs across the Mallee, Goldfields and Alpine regions of Northern Victoria.

You will have management experience in the field of environmental and conservation programs as well as a highly developed ability to up-sell and close the deal.

Essential for success in this role:

  • Dynamic interpersonal and negotiation skills as well as the enthusiasm and energy to contribute to a vibrant organisation, raising the profile and influence of Conservation Volunteers
  • Demonstrated experience in the proactive development of strong business relationships and delivery of income targets
  • Previous experience in a volunteer or not-for-profit organisation
  • A relevant tertiary qualification
  • Demonstrated interest in, and understanding of, Australia’s environmental priorities
  • Valid full driver’s licence

As a not-for-profit organisation we make use of various options to make our package as attractive as possible, but we also acknowledge that the people who join us do it for more than the money – it is about using your passion and skills to make a real difference to the world that we live in!

For a full copy of the position description, read the Northern Victoria Manager position description

Applications Close Date: Sunday 28 January 2018

Applications for this job addressing the Key Selection Criteria and Resume to be submitted via the application form below.

Note:  You are only required to address the Key Selection Criteria (KSC) questions listed below. Individual responses to all the KSC listed on the Position Description are not required.

Question 1: What has attracted you to apply for this position?

Question 2: In 200 words or less, describe a time in your career when you were required to develop strong stakeholder engagement to deliver effective business and commercial outcomes.

Question 3: In your opinion, what are the key aspects to successfully growing CVA’s engagement within the region, in 200 words or less?

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.