Faculty General Manager

Melbourne, Australia
26 Oct 2018
End of advertisement period
25 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Job No.: 583309

Location: Clayton campus

Employment Type: Full-time

Duration: 3-year fixed-term appointment

Remuneration: A competitive remuneration package will apply

  • Join Australia's number one Engineering Faculty
  • Be a part of something bigger #ChangeIt
  • Strategic Leadership Role

"The Faculty of Engineering at Monash University is ambitious. Currently externally ranked as the top faculty in Australia, our ambition is much greater and our horizon internationally-focussed. We are striving to make societal advances that contribute to solving world challenges in food, water, energy, disease, and infrastructure. We recognise that as a faculty we are a global player and will be judged on how we compare to and collaborate with, world-leading institutions and organisations at all levels." Professor Elizabeth Croft, Dean, Faculty of Engineering.

To achieve our ambitious goals, Professor Elizabeth Croft, Dean, Faculty of Engineering is looking to appoint a senior operational leader with proven experience in business transformation, cultural change, and financial acumen. Working closely with the Dean and the Faculty Leadership team, the role of Faculty General Manager will provide strategic leadership across administrative, financial, resource and business planning activities by establishing, executing and maintaining the overall governance and administrative operations of the Faculty.

The successful candidate will bring analytical thinking, with a proven ability to build high performing teams in the pursuit of excellence in all facets of the role. You will be experienced in designing solutions to complex strategic and operational issues with an ability to work collegiately across all areas of a complex organisation.

Experience in implementing successful change management programs, using methodologies such as Lean or Agile together with accounting qualifications are highly desirable.

At Monash University, we are committed to being a Child Safe organisation. This position at the University will require the incumbent to hold a valid Working with Children Check.


To have a confidential conversation regarding this opportunity, please contact Vikki Hartley, Head of Recruitment on +61 3 9902 9498.

Position Description

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How to Apply

Applications should comprise a covering letter to include a brief statement of relevant experience and interest in the position, together with an up to date resume. 

Your application must address the selection criteria. Please refer to "How to apply for Monash Jobs".

Closing Date

Sunday 25 November 2018, 11:55 pm AEDT

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