Research Infrastructure Digital Communications Officer

Brisbane, Australia
22 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
11 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Office of Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Research Infrastructure)

On behalf of the University of Queensland the Research Infrastructure Digital communications Officer at UQ will be supporting service provision and facility management across UQ research infrastructure. UQ is combining the collective resources at the university to improve accessibility to cuting edge research infrastructure working with UQ Research Infrastructure centres and other associated large research infrastructure facilities in UQ for the incubation of novel technologies and methods.

The role

The position will contribute to the implementation and maintenance of standards and guidelines relating to management of digital platforms for facilitating research infrastructure management and operations, through to content development, workflow, approvals and production. The position will ensure UQ’s central research infrastructure platforms have an agile and adaptable web presence, that the associated content is maintained, updated and continues to develop with evolving digital content designs and the changing business requirements of the University. 

Working collaboratively with a variety of stakeholders, the position will coordinate and deliver digital content for a number of research infrastructure platforms and associated websites, consistent with the University’s business requirements and strategic objectives.

The person

Applicants should possess qualifications in relevant disciplines. You should also have a strong desire to develop a successful and highly-productive career. Good general research skills, a strong methodological background, excellent statistical and analytic skills, very good writing abilities, and the capacity to work with multidisciplinary research teams.

The University of Queensland values diversity and inclusion and actively encourages applications from those who bring diversity to the University. Please refer to the University’s Diversity and Inclusion webpage ( for further information and points of contact if you require additional support. 

Accessibility requirements and/or adjustments can be directed to 


This is a full-time, fixed term appointment for 12 months at HEW Level 7. The remuneration package will be in the range $83,634 - $91,350 p.a., plus employer superannuation contributions of up to 9.5% (total package will be in the range $91,579 - $100,028 p.a.).

Position Description

3043018_Research Infrastructure digital Communications Officer_PD.pdf


To discuss this role please contact Stephen Love on +61 7 3443-1033.

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You must have valid Australian work rights to apply for this role. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.