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CONTRACTS AND LEGAL WORK
Large forestry companies require people with specialist management skills to look after various aspects of the legal and contractual work that goes with running a large estate. This includes work in, for example:
- land management
- lease management and negotiations
- contract negotiations with clients, suppliers and contractors
- land acquisition and disposal
- dispute resolution.
$55,000 - $120,000
Absence from home
Relevant qualifications include: Management, Law, Business Administration, or Property Management.
A forestry background or qualification is not required.
- Corporate manager
- Senior finance role
Depending on the company and its forestry asset portfolio, work in this area can develop to include taking significant responsibility. There is good potential for career progression within the industry.