Department of Regional NSW
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Project Coordinator Land care Small Grants

Project Coordinator Land care Small Grants

  • 499241
  • Conservation
  • Environmental
  • Environmental Science
  • Land Administration
  • Planning
  • Projects
  • Temporary full-time role
  • Location negotiable throughout Regional NSW
  • Salary from $99,431.00 + super

We encourage applicants from all backgrounds including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, culturally and linguistically diverse groups, the LGBTIQ+ community, veterans, refugees, and people with disability. We support an inclusive workplace where staff have access to opportunities and resources at all levels, enabling our team members to drive innovation, productivity and delivery of high-quality services. We provide dignified access to reasonable adjustments both during the recruitment process and in the workplace. If you require reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process, please call or text the contact for this role.

About the role

This role will support and coordinate research and analysis activities for the development and delivery of the Land care Small Grant project. This position is responsible for managing all aspects of the state-wide grant with a budget of $3 million.

What will my day look like?

This role will require you to:

  • manage project related enquiries
  • monitor and research to assist in the implementation and maintenance of the project plan
  • work collaboratively within a small but diverse team
  • utilise your contract management skills; including undertaking application processes against key criteria and guidelines, facilitating professional panels to assess applications and development of contracts with successful applicants  


About you 

Our ideal candidate will have demonstrated experience in state-wide project management with skills in effectively communicating with multiple stakeholders to meet deadlines within a budget. They will also have an understanding of Local Land Services corporate systems and an appreciation of land care in NSW.

You will have a great eye-for-detail and understanding of all stages of project management. You will be self-driven and willing to hit the ground running, but also thrive in a team environment. You will be an excellent communicator who can effectively coordinate stakeholders and tasks simultaneously to ensure efficient project delivery. Your greatest strength will be your organisational skills and you will need to utilise these to complete your daily tasks and responsibilities.  You will also be tech-savvy, especially in the use of Microsoft Office Suite.

Essential Requirements:

  • Current NSW Driver License and the ability and willingness to travel


Apply now!

Your application will include an up-to-date resume of no more than 3 pages which clearly details your skills and experience as relevant to the requirements of this role.

Your application will also include a covering letter of no more than one page that tells us why you’re a great fit for this role.

The successful applicant in this role may be required to undergo a police check, health assessment and other assessments as required.

If you would like to hear more about this role, please contact Julie Busuttil on julie.busuttil@lls.nsw.gov.au or 0427 904 958.

For more information please view the full role description.

Applications close on Monday, 23 May 2022 @ 11.55pm

All Department of Regional NSW employees are required: 

  • To be fully vaccinated of a TGA approved COVID-19 vaccine by 30 January 2022 and; or 
  • an approved medical contraindication. 

You will be required to show proof of your COVID-19 vaccination status or apply for a medical exemption prior to securing a role. 

Who is the Department of Regional NSW? Why work for us?
Our Department is responsible for building resilient regional economies and communities, strengthening primary industries, managing the use of regional land, overseeing the state’s mineral and mining resources and ensuring government investment in regional NSW is fair and delivers positive outcomes for local communities and businesses.

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