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Policy Officer: National Parks Australia Council - Part Time

Preferred location: Conservation Council ACT (14/26 Barry Drive), Canberra, ACT
Salary; $32.67-$42.31 per hour (incl. casual loading),
15 hours per week, 8-month contract - with possibility of extension subject to funding and organisational needs

The National Parks Australia Council Inc (NPAC) is the peak organisation for national parks and protected area advocacy in Australia. NPAC represents organisations from Australian States and Territories with a particular interest in national parks.

The Policy Officer will assist the National Parks Australia Council to campaign for national parks and nature conservation in the lead up to the upcoming federal election. The Policy Officer will assist with policy development and communication with decision makers, policy makers and influencers.

The role will involve research and monitoring for key nature conservation and protected area issues, identifying opportunities and strategies for advocacy and communication with politicians and public servants.

Further information and instructions for applicants available in the position description.

More information on National Parks Australia Council http://www.npac.org.au

Applications close: 5pm (eastern standard time) Friday, 31st of July 2015.