Feb 01, 2019

Chief Executive Officer

  • Tasmanian Irrigation
  • Launceston Tasmania, Australia
Full time Agriculture Management


Tasmanian Irrigation Pty Ltd (TI) is a state-owned company that develops, owns and operates irrigation schemes in Tasmania. Since its inception in 2008, TI has established a suite of 15 operating, market-driven irrigation schemes. The primary aim of these schemes is to grow the wealth of Tasmania by developing and enhancing the productive capacity of the State’s agricultural industries. Visit www.tasmanianirrigation.com.au for further information.

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, 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 recruitment@sraexecutive.com.au by Friday, 22 February 2019.


Tasmanian Irrigation

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