Food Agility CRC invests in world-leading research that will change the way we produce, supply and consume food. Together with our partners, we create new data-driven technology for the agrifood industry, using AI, robotics, blockchain, sensor, advanced data analytics and more.
Our mission is to make Australia’s agrifood system more profitable, sustainable and globally competitive. Our partnership network spans the Australian agrifood and agtech industries and includes eight leading universities. We are funded by our partners and by the Australian Government through its Cooperative Research Centre Program.
Would you like to take a lead role in creating a digital future for the agrifood sector? We are seeking candidates for the position of a full-time Project Support Officer based in our Sydney or Melbourne office.
The Project Support Officer undertakes a range of project reporting, assisting project review implementation and administrative activities to support the development and delivery of projects, in line with established project plans and objectives for Food Agility CRC.
You will work closely with our Project Managers, COO, and Chief Scientist to help coordinate management and review of Food Agility research projects within these initiatives. You will work closely with industry partners and researchers across the consortium to provide expertise in project management.
Employment Type: Full-time position (3-year fixed term)
Location: Preferably based in Sydney NSW or Melbourne VIC. We are a nationally dispersed team that mostly works from home. We also have an office in Sydney CBD.
Remuneration: $110,000 package (including superannuation).
You will be someone who is self-motivated, takes pride in your work and who enjoys working within a positive, practical, outcomes focused culture. We have a world-class team, who is well grounded and is committed to the work being done at the cutting edge of innovation in the food and agricultural sector. If you are passionate about the delivery of innovative outcomes, particularly in the context of Australia’s food and agricultural sector, we would love to hear from you.
Specific questions and applications, including a current resume and a brief cover letter outlining your suitability for the position, are to be sent to Dr Mick Schaefer, Chief Operating Officer via firstname.lastname@example.org.
CLOSING DATE: Friday 12 August 2022
Please note that applications from agencies will not be considered at this time.
To be eligible to apply for this role you must be located in Australia and legally permitted to work in Australia on a permanent basis.