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Workplace Values

CRDC values social and cultural diversity and is committed to the principles of equal employment opportunity and the provision of a safe and healthy work environment.
 

Current Positions

Positions available within CRDC are advertised here as they arise.

Manager, R&D Investment - Narrabri or other cotton-growing location in NSW or Qld


The Cotton Research and Development Corporation (CRDC) delivers outcomes in cotton research, development and extension (RD&E) for the Australian cotton industry. 

A partnership between the Commonwealth Government and cotton growers, CRDC invests in world-leading RD&E to benefit Australia’s dynamic cotton industry, and the wider community. We invest in innovation and transformative technologies to deliver impact, and as an organisation we are ambitious, agile, and adaptive.

The Role

The Manager Research & Development (R&D) will report to the General Manager R&D Investment, and will manage a portfolio of R&D investments to support achievement of CRDC’s strategic plan – from prioritisation through to delivery. This will include identification of research priorities, brokering and procurement of research collaborations, and delivery, monitoring and review of project and program performance.

About You

We are keen to hear from you if you possess the following:

  • Qualifications in Agricultural Science or equivalent
  • 5+ years’ experience in agricultural research, crop production or agronomy
  • Proven experience in project development, negotiation and management in a relevant industry sector OR experience in innovation and commercialisation processes
  • A good understanding of agricultural technology and its use in crop production
  •  The ability to build relationships and collaborate nationally and internationally with both public and private partners
  • An entrepreneurial mindset and self-starter, with well developed presentation, communication and interpersonal skills
  • The ability to work flexibly and collaboratively with diverse stakeholders
  • Australian citizenship


The location

While CRDCs head office is located in Narrabri NSW, CRDC is open to receiving applications from other regional NSW/Qld cotton producing locations

To apply

This is a great role with a progressive R&D Corporation with a real focus on driving innovation for the cotton industry. To enquire please phone Sharon Moloney or Mick Hay on 1300 380 701 or click here to apply.

 

    Manager, R&D Investment - Murrumbidgee Irrigation Area
     

    The Cotton Research and Development Corporation (CRDC) delivers outcomes in cotton research, development and extension (RD&E) for the Australian cotton industry. 

    A partnership between the Commonwealth Government and cotton growers, CRDC invests in world-leading RD&E to benefit Australia’s dynamic cotton industry, and the wider community. We invest in innovation and transformative technologies to deliver impact, and as an organisation we are ambitious, agile, and adaptive.

    The Role

    The Manager Research & Development (R&D) will report to the General Manager R&D Investment, and will manage a portfolio of R&D investments to support achievement of CRDC’s strategic plan – from prioritisation through to delivery. This will include identification of research priorities, brokering and procurement of research collaborations, and delivery, monitoring and review of project and program performance.

    About You

    We are keen to hear from you if you possess the following:

    • Qualifications in Agricultural Science or equivalent
    • 5+ years’ experience in agricultural research, crop production or agronomy
    • Proven experience in project development, negotiation and management in a relevant industry sector OR experience in innovation and commercialisation processes
    • A good understanding of agricultural technology and its use in crop production
    •  The ability to build relationships and collaborate nationally and internationally with both public and private partners
    • An entrepreneurial mindset and self-starter, with well developed presentation, communication and interpersonal skills
    • The ability to work flexibly and collaboratively with diverse stakeholders
    • Australian citizenship


    The location

    The position will be based in the Murrumbidgee Irrigation Area.

    To apply

    This is a great role with a progressive R&D Corporation with a real focus on driving innovation for the cotton industry. To enquire please phone Sharon Moloney or Mick Hay on 1300 380 701 or click here to apply.