Program Manager, Marketing, Communications and Public Relations

Melbourne, Australia
Up to $106,571 p.a*. (depending on qualifications) + superannuation
02 Nov 2018
End of advertisement period
23 Nov 2018
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time
  • Convenient CBD Location
  • Full-time, Fixed-Term Position until September 2021
  • Up to $106,571 p.a*. (depending on qualifications) + superannuation

Our Organisation

RMIT is a global university of technology, design and enterprise. Our mission is to help shape the world through research, innovation, teaching and engagement, and to create transformative experiences for our students, getting them ready for life and work.

The School of Vocational Business Education (VBE) offers a broad range of industry-relevant, globally-oriented, and applied business programs, at Certificate, Diploma, Advanced Diploma and Associate Degree levels, in Melbourne, regional Victoria and around Australia as well as Indonesia and China, to approximately 4000 students.

The Role and Your Responsibilities

The Program Manager (MCPR) is responsible for the management of training, educational and business activities of the marketing and communications and public relations vocational programs in the School's MITL Industry Group.

You will lead the design, development, delivery and evaluation of training and assessment, innovative teaching materials, products and services to meet the needs of enterprises, industry and students. You will participate in relevant activities to ensure that vocational competence to the education level being delivered and assessed is maintained, together with promoting, encouraging and ensuring teaching staff of the program/s to do the same. You will be an active participant within the School's Leadership team.

Skills & Experience Required

The successful applicant will have strong industry experience and specialist content knowledge or qualifications in Marketing or Public Relations and have knowledge and understanding of the vocational education and training sector, including quality assurance systems. You will have the capacity to work closely with teaching staff to promote diversity and innovation in teaching and learning practices.

*You must hold the TAE40110 Certificate IV in Training and Assessment; to be appointed at Senior Educator 2, you must hold the TAE50111 Diploma of VET.

To Apply

For further information please contact Theresa Lyford, Deputy Head of School (MITL) on +61 3 9925 5444 or to view a position description visit and search using job reference number 567814.

Applications close on Friday 23 November 2018.

Applicants are requested to separately address the key selection criteria as outlined in the Position Description. This role will require satisfactory confirmation of a Working with Children Check.

RMIT is an equal opportunity employer committed to being a child safe organisation. We are dedicated to attracting, retaining and developing our people regardless of gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability and age. Applications are encouraged from all sectors of the community.