Manager Biodiversity Services

The Manager Biodiversity Services is responsible for the design and dissemination of essential biodiversity knowledge, information and research to external constituencies to position RBGV as the State’s primary resource of botanical information.
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Department: Royal Botanic Gardens
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: Science
Classification: RBGV 5.1
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/421826
Closing Date: 23-Sep-2018
Salary Range: $92,164 - $101,837
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Manager Biodiversity Services_ Aug 2018.pdf (PDF, 301KB)


Contact: David Cantrill
David.Cantrill@rbg.vic.gov.au

Position Details

Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria (RBGV)

• Full time ongoing opportunity
• South Yarra Location

Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria is one of Melbourne's most beautiful and historic landmarks. Founded in 1846, it extends across 36 hectares and is home to garden beds, trees, lakes, lawns and historic buildings. It displays around 50,000 individual plants, representing over 8,000 different species. In addition to our Melbourne Garden, RBGV has its unique Australian Garden situated in Cranbourne which provides a natural environment for fauna and flora.

In this role you will be responsible for the design and dissemination of essential biodiversity knowledge, information and research to external constituencies to position RBGV as the State's primary resource of botanical information.

To be a successful candidate for this position you will have a good understanding of biodiversity and conservation management issues and platforms in Victoria and Australia, sound knowledge of literature, codes and protocols for plant identification procedures and botanical nomenclature and a thorough understanding of all aspects of information distribution with a focus on digital and CRM.

The ideal candidate will also hold a Post Graduate qualification in Plant Sciences or similar.

To find out more about this opportunity, please refer to the position description for more detail.

For more information and to apply for this role, please visit the Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria's website at http://www.rbg.vic.gov.au/about-us/job-opportunities or http://jobs.careers.vic.gov.au.

Enquiries can be directed by email to David Cantrill at David.Cantrill@rbg.vic.gov.au.

Applications should address the list of role requirements under the heading of Success Profile as stated in the position description found under the ‘Attachments' heading on the Victorian Government website.

Applications will only be accepted via the Victorian Government website.


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