Director of the Board - Northern Territory

Position overview

The CRCNA is seeking to fill the position of Director of the Board - Northern Territory.

To nominate for this position, Members must complete the nomination form and return it via email with a cover letter addressing the position requirements and selection criteria (below) and current curricular vitae by 5pm AEST Monday 21 September 2020.

  • Members can nominate themselves but they must ensure another Member seconds the nomination.
  • Electronic signatures within this Form are acceptable.

  • Please address the cover letter to the Company Secretary.

  • Applications must be submitted via email to

Key dates 

Nominations open:  Monday 31 August 2020

Nominations close: 5pm AEST Monday 21 September 2020

Successful and unsuccessful nominees advised: Thursday 1 October 2020

CRCNA AGM: Wednesday 28 October 2020

Request a Nomination form

Role details

Position requirements

The Northern Territory Director of the Board must:

  • Live and work in the Northern Territory.
  • Be a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors or have experience as a director of a company and can demonstrate a strong knowledge of the skills and behaviours required of a Director overseeing the expenditure of Commonwealth funds.

Selection criteria 

In addition to addressing the above requirements, please state:

  • Your experience with investment in research and development.
  • Your broad knowledge of the public policy and government legislation relating to development in Northern Australia in the fields of agriculture, health service delivery and/or Traditional Owner-led development (in agriculture or health service delivery).
  • Your specific knowledge and experience in one or more sectors relating to agriculture, health service delivery and/or Traditional Owner-led development

For more information

If you are unsure about your CRCNA Membership status, please contact the CRCNA head office during Queensland business hours (9am to 5pm AEST Monday to Friday) on 07 4401 5035 or email your enquiry to

To request a copy of the CRCNA Constitution, please click here.
Contact the CRCNA head office of 07 4401 5035 or email if you have any further questions about this position or nomination process.