[Taxacom] Director, Australian Biological Resources Study - now recruiting

Jim Croft jim.croft at gmail.com
Wed May 26 20:59:53 CDT 2010

Later this evening the following advertisement will be uploaded and
will be available at:


Director, Australian Biological Resources Study
Executive Level 2
Reference: 10378; Ongoing
Salary Range $101,991 - $118,029

Your duties would include:

. Leadership and management of ABRS to deliver the National Taxonomy
Research Grants Program, national biodiversity information, including
the Taxonomic Names Project and a national survey program.
. Provision of high quality written and oral advice on policy and
program matters related to national and international taxonomy, and
biodiversity issues.
. Effective communication with a wide range of stakeholders and
clients on biodiversity and taxonomic matters, developing partnerships
as appropriate.

To be considered for this position you must:

. Be an Australian Citizen
. Be highly motivated
. Have excellent leadership skills
. Have good strategic-thinking, communication, organisation and liaison skills.

Download Position Profile and Duty Statement at:


Applications should be made through the department’s online recruitment system:


Jim Croft ~ jim.croft at gmail.com ~ +61-2-62509499 ~
'A civilized society is one which tolerates eccentricity to the point
of doubtful sanity.'
 - Robert Frost, poet (1874-1963)

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