Administration Assistant, Business Development

Sydney, Australia
$63,453 to $67,613 p.a., 17% Superannuation and Leave Loading
26 Sep 2018
End of advertisement period
21 Oct 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time
  • Bankstown Campus
  • Full-Time, Fixed term position until 17 September 2021

An exciting role is available for an energetic, creative and outcome-focused individual with strong business and communication skills to join the MARCS Institute for Brain, Behaviour and Development. MARCS is an interdisciplinary research institute of Western Sydney University. Our programs of research investigate human communication through the themes: sensing and perceiving, interacting with each other and technologies for humans. Researchers in MARCS come from many disciplines including developmental psychology, language science, music science, cognitive neuroscience, and biomedical, electrical, electronic and software engineering. Further information is available from our website:

The Administration Assistant will play a key role in assisting with the development and expansion of the Institute network of contacts with the granting bodies and industry partners. Reporting to the Institute Manager, the position will assist in supporting new and existing local and national business relationships and developing draft budgets for contracts, partnerships and consultancies. To be successful, you will hold relevant qualifications and/or experience in project management, budgeting and strategic planning support. You will have strong organisational, stakeholder management and computer literacy skills. To find more about this exciting opportunity, please refer to the Position Description.

Remuneration Package: Higher Education Worker Level 4 $75,091 to $80,014 p.a. (comprising Salary $63,453 to $67,613 p.a., 17% Superannuation and Leave Loading)

Position Enquiries: Darlene Williams, Institute Manager on (02) 9772 6726 or email:

Closing Date: 21 October 2018

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