- Regional VIC • Bendigo
- Job posted on: 13th Oct 2021
- Applications close:
Our Galkangu (Joint Management) Team is looking for an outstanding leader.
DJAARA is looking for a Program Manager Galkangu (Joint Management) who will lead the Joint Management Plan (JMP) implementation for DJAARA. This will entail JMP implementation program design, planning and delivering projects and activity outcomes to meet the program objectives, partner and stakeholder relationship management, active involvement in the Joint Management Plan Implementation Team (JMPIT), managing and reporting on JMP implementation funding, contributing to policy development and analysis, participating in state-wide groups and committees, and managing staff.
This role will suit someone with a strong track record in program management and significant experience of engaging with Traditional Owners and government authorities. Strong communication, stakeholder management, organisational and administrative skills are essential. The successful applicant will be required to lead and work effectively as a member of a team, will enjoy flexible working arrangements, and can expect to undertake a wide variety of work across the organisation.
Dja Dja Wurrung Clans Aboriginal Corporation (DDWCAC) actively works to progress the aspirations of the Dja Dja Wurrung (DDW) community. It is incorporated under the Corporations (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander) Act 2006 (CATSI Act) and is regulated by the Office of the Regulator of Indigenous Corporations. Established in 2004, the principal objectives of the Corporation are to:
DDWCAC is a Registered Aboriginal Party with the responsibility to protect, manage and preserve DDW cultural heritage, including tasks associated with Cultural Heritage Management Plans and ceremonies such as Welcome to Country and Smoking.
In 2013, the DDW People achieved a Recognition and Settlement Agreement (RSA) with the State of Victoria, which formally recognises the DDW people as the traditional owners for part of Central Victoria. The DDW people nominated the DDWCAC as the ‘traditional owner group entity’ for the purpose of the settlement, meaning it holds and manages the settlement on behalf of the DDW people.
To know more about DJAARA, visit our website: https://djadjawurrung.com.au/
To be successful in this role, you will have:
For more information outlining the purpose and accountabilities of the role, follow the link: https://djadjawurrung.com.au/program-manager-galkangu/ and scroll down the page, click on Position Description to download a copy.
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