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As the largest peak Indigenous organisation in Australia, the Northern Land Council (NLC) provides a family-friendly and flexible team environment with attractive remuneration packages, five weeks annual leave, district allowance, super, salary sacrifice, airfares and other entitlements.

Opportunities that are available are posted regularly on this page.

Community Planning & Development Administration Officer (CD06)

Opening: Dec 19, 2018
Closing: Feb 03, 2019
Location: Darwin, NT
Salary: AS05 ($65,920 to $69,898 pa) + entitlements

The NLC’s Community Planning and Development (CP&D) Program assists Traditional Owners who have resolved to apply their income from land use agreements to social, cultural and environmental initiatives that generate lasting community benefit.

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Community Planning & Development Officer (CD07)

Opening: Dec 19, 2018
Closing: Feb 03, 2019
Location: Darwin, NT
Salary: SPO ($87,956 to $98,685 pa) + entitlements

The NLC’s Community Planning and Development (CP&D) Program assists Traditional Owners who have resolved to apply their income from land use agreements to social, cultural and environmental initiatives that generate lasting community benefit.

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Chief Executive Officer (DS01)

Opening: Dec 18, 2018
Closing: Jan 14, 2019
Location: Darwin, HO
Salary: Attractive Remuneration Package

The Northern Land Council is an independent statutory authority of the Commonwealth and is responsible for assisting Aboriginal peoples in the Top End of the Northern Territory to acquire and manage their traditional lands and seas. Hays Recruitment is delighted to partner with the Northern Land Council (NLC) in the search for their new Chief Executive Officer (CEO). This is an important leadership position based in the Darwin CBD, on a 3 year fixed term contract.

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Kakadu Joint Management Officer - Contract to 30 June 2021

Opening: Dec 07, 2018
Closing: Jan 04, 2019
Location: Jabiru, NT (subsidised housing available if needed)
Salary: AS06/PO2 ($71,191 - $85,075 pa + entitlements) dependent on skills & experience

The Kakadu Joint Management Officer plays a key role in providing park-based capacity for the NLC to effectively perform its statutory functions and obligations to support and represent the interests of Aboriginal Traditional Owners, in relation to the use and management of Kakadu National Park (KNP).

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