Living Landscapes Program Manager

Attractive Remuneration & Conditions

Rewarding, Multi-faceted Leadership Role

Progressive Organisation in Tropical North QLD

This is an exciting opportunity to play a key role within a well-established organisation with a strong reputation for delivering successful projects that tangibly benefit the natural environment; while enjoying the lifestyle benefits of Tropical North Queensland.


NQ Dry Tropics is a community-based, not-for-profit business leading change towards best practice management of land, water, and biodiversity in the dry tropics of North Queensland. Formed in 2002, NQ Dry Tropics delivers solutions that benefit landscapes, livelihoods and communities for the long-term.


Based in Townsville, and reporting directly to the NRM Implementation Manager, in this challenging and rewarding role you will provide leadership, strategic vision and oversight to the planning, management and delivery of NQ Dry Tropics’ Living Landscapes programs. This will involve supporting the planning, management and delivery of projects that aim to increase the level and effectiveness of community and other stakeholder involvement in regional natural resource management processes.


Relevant qualifications, knowledge of natural resource management and an understanding of contemporary related issues, demonstrated proficiency in project and program management, and experience in management and team leadership are essential.


Applicants must currently reside, and be permitted to work permanently, in Australia.


Our client is an equal opportunity employer.


Situated on the doorstep of the Great Barrier Reef, and with vistas to Magnetic Island, Townsville is home to some 180,000 residents. The city is a highly liveable and modern centre that features excellent facilities and offers a relaxed, tropical and family-friendly lifestyle.


Please forward your application, quoting Reference Number LL10921 by Monday, 6 September 2021 to