Location: Darwin Status: Full-time About the RoleAre you passionate about supporting Indigenous land and sea management in the Arnhem region? If so, we want to hear from you! The project officer will support the management of Aboriginal ranger programs, IPA projects, and other regional land and sea management priorities across our working on country ranger program.This position will contribute to the delivery of various Caring for Country (CFC) programs and will assist ranger groups to develop and implement annual work plans, as well as resolve daily operational challenges, and fulfil reporting requirements.  About the NLCCultural knowledge and lived experience are central to the work that we do here at NLC.  The Northern Land Council (NLC) was established 50 years ago under the Aboriginal Land Rights (NT) Act in 1976, to assist Aboriginal people in the Top End of the NT to acquire and manage their traditional lands, waters and seas.  We are committed to enhancing Aboriginal peoples social, political and economic participation by supporting their aspirations and amplifying their voices on a range of issues impacting on their lands, seas, culture and communities. What You Will Bring:Demonstrated administrative and computer literacy skills.Cross cultural competency and strong stakeholder engagement skills.Sound interpersonal and verbal communication skills.Skilled in annual work planning, budget management, and reporting. In addition to this, you will have: -An advanced diploma in Conservation and Ecosystem Management -or relevant equivalent qualifications and/or minimum of three (3) years’ experience and demonstrated practical skills in supporting on the ground land management activities.Experience managing programs assets ranging from infrastructure, accommodation, plant and equipmentCurrent C Class Drivers Licence and the ability to travel remotely via 4wd and light aircraft. For a full copy of the Position Description refer to the link provided below.What’s in it for you?NLC offers competitive and attractive remuneration, work life balance and a unique opportunity to support our Aboriginal communities in the NLC Region.This position is classified under our Enterprise Agreement at Professional Officer 2 (PO2), with a commencing base salary of $78,724 per annum.In addition to base salary, you will receive:14% superannuation;District allowance starting at $2,539 per annumUpon completion of 12 months of service an Annual airfare with a net (in hand) value of $2,724;Generous leave entitlements such as 5 weeks annual leave, leaving loading, 18 days personal leave, and paid Christmas close down;Salary packaging benefits of up to $15,900 and additional Meal Entertainment and Holiday Accommodation benefits up to $2,650 per year. Interested applicants should send a copy of their CV along with a cover letter outlining why you are interested in this position and what experience you offer.If you have any further queries please contact: Peter Phillips on mobile: 0447 665 969Applications Close: Thursday, 18th April, 2024.Position Description - Project Officer Arnhem Region AUD Darwin 0800