Manager, Specialist Admissions

Perth, Australia
$95,737 - $104,746 p.a plus 17% superannuation
05 Nov 2018
End of advertisement period
18 Nov 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Brand, Marketing and Recruitment


  • Level 8: $95,737 - $104,746 p.a plus 17% superannuation
  • Full-time, ongoing opportunity
  • Leadership opportunity for an experienced Admissions specialist

The University of Western Australia (UWA) is ranked amongst the top 100 universities in the world and a member of the prestigious Australian Group of Eight research-intensive universities. With an enviable research track record, vibrant campus and working environments, supported by the freedom to ‘innovate and inspire’ there is no better time to join Western Australia’s top university.

About the team

The Admissions team within the Brand Marketing and Recruitment Division admits high quality domestic and international students to The University through the use of effective, student-focused processes and a core understanding of the University’s strategic vision for the future.

About the opportunity

This is a leadership role where you will be responsible for the complex assessments of the applications and student enquiries, for the training and development of the team as well as for providing strategic direction. You will also be responsible for the development and implementation of system-based solutions that will allow to achieve processing, offer and conversion goals. You will have a significant role in developing and influencing policies, procedures and processes to ensure the efficient functioning of the area against agreed key performance indicators on application processing.

About you

To succeed in this role, it is essential that you possess experience in Admissions in the tertiary sector as well as experience in leading and managing a team. Front-line customer service experience in a University context will be highly regarded. 

Closing Date: 18 November 2018

This position is only open to applicants with relevant rights to work in Australia.

Applications must be submitted online.

  • UWA has been awarded Top Ten Employer for LGBTI – inclusion the Australian Workplace Equity Index (AWEI -2016).
  • The University is also a proud member of the Athena SWAN/SAGE Pilot for Gender Equity.