Chief Executive Officer

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a dynamic new Chief Executive Officer to join TI in Launceston as it enters the next stage of growth, in both the development and establishment of new irrigation schemes across the State and the efficient operation of existing and planned schemes. Leading a team of talented experts in their fields, the CEO will provide leadership and strategic direction to the organisation, driving a culture of high performance, innovation and employee engagement. By continuing to partner with the irrigator community, you will further drive equitable and cost-effective irrigation schemes. As the official spokesperson for TI, you will build on existing key relationships and manage stakeholders at the highest levels. 

The successful candidate will demonstrate proven success in a similar leadership role, together with outstanding communication and stakeholder management skills. A strategic thinker with extensive commercial acumen, you will have strong networks and an ability to build collaborative working relationships. An ability to influence, negotiate and represent an organisation will be essential, along with outstanding leadership skills and a commitment to good governance. Experience in the agricultural or water sectors would be highly desirable. 

For a confidential discussion or to request a copy of the position description and  selection criteria, please contact Lynne Chapman or Sarah Hendriksen at SRA Executive on 1300 857 446. Applications must address the selection criteria. To apply, please email your application to by Friday, 22 February 2019. 

Accounting and Finance Officer (Part Time)

Tasmanian Irrigation is looking for a suitable and motivated person to join our team. 

This role requires energy and adaptability, a person who thinks for themselves and enjoys problem solving. For someone with a solid accounting background this role will provide you with the opportunity to work in a growing industry and with an extremely successful organisation where you will have ownership and accountability to contribute to the ongoing success of TI. 

The successful candidate will have 5+ years’ experience working in the accounting and financial sector with a strong understanding of accounting process and procedures. Attention to detail, an ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines and a flexible hands on approach will be essential. High level Excel, Word and Outlook skills are required and ideally experience using Technology One/Finance One software. Only applications that address the selection criteria will be considered for this role. Applications should be submitted to Dianna Shearer, Tasmanian Irrigation Pty Ltd, PO Box 84, Evandale, 7212 or email by COB Wednesday, 27 February 2019.