Who is the Queensland Rural and Industry Development Authority (QRIDA)?
QRIDA administers financial assistance to disaster affected primary producers, businesses and non-profit organisations under the joint Commonwealth / Queensland Government funded Disaster Recovery Funding Arrangements 2018. Visit the QRIDA website for more information
How can you help?
You can help support Queensland communities during a disaster by joining the QRIDA Surge Register for Assessment Officers.
These positions may become available in the event of a natural disaster affecting Queensland, most likely during the December to March storm season. Successful candidates will be pre-selected and must be willing to join the team on short notice. If you are equipped with your own computer, you will have the opportunity to work from home either on a full-time or part-time basis. You will work within a committed and supportive team where no two days are the same. QRIDA offers flexible working arrangements in a collaborative environment which is professional and rewarding.
In the event of a natural disaster, applicants who have been successful in the recruitment process will be contacted to help with the delivery of assistance to affected primary producers, small businesses and non-profit organisations.
Purpose of position
Assessment Officers assess the eligibility of primary producers, small businesses and non-profit organisations for grant and loan assistance funding.
We are seeking applicants ranging from enthusiastic business/finance/agribusiness undergraduates through to experienced lenders with agribusiness or commercial banking experience.This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License.