Employment Information

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.

Innovation Broker

  • R&D investment portfolio management
  • Cotton industry
  • Narrabri NSW preferred, however very flexible

The Innovation Broker will report to the General Manager, Innovation and will manage a portfolio of R&D investments to support achievement of CRDC’s strategic plan, Clever Cotton – from prioritisation through to delivery. 

This will include:

  • identification of research priorities
  • brokering partnerships
  • brokering and procurement of research collaborations
  • delivery, monitoring and review of project and program performance

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

This is a great role with a progressive organisation with a real focus on driving innovation for the cotton industry. While CRDC's head office is located in Narrabri NSW, and this is the preferred location, CRDC is open to receiving applications from any other location on the eastern seaboard.  

To enquire and for a copy of the information package on the role please phone Al Kellaway on 1300 380701 or apply via www.rimfireresources.com.au