Events and Engagement Coordinator

Melbourne, Australia
26 Nov 2018
End of advertisement period
11 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time
  • Convenient CBD Location
  • Full-Time, 12-month Fixed-Term Position
  • $85,065 - $92,077 p.a. + 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 Science is One of RMIT's top-performing research schools, we deliver research that addresses the 'real life questions' essential to Australia's innovation agenda.

In the 2018 QS World University Rankings by Subject, RMIT is 11th in the world (highest ranked in Australia) in Art and Design, and 26th in the world (fourth highest in Australia) in Architecture and the Built Environment. We are also among the world's top 100 universities in Engineering (Civil and Structural; Electrical and Electronic; and Mechanical, Mechanical, Aeronautical and Manufacturing); Accounting and Finance; and Business and Management Studies).

RMIT University is an Athena SWAN member and the College of Science, Engineering and Health is central to driving improvements in gender equality, diversity and inclusion, particularly in the Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine (STEMM) disciplines.

The Role and Responsibilities

Use your passion for events management to conceptualise, develop and deliver programs and events for the School of Science. With line management responsibility and support from a great team, you will take responsibility for making the School shine at public events such as Open Day and student events such as orientation.

In addition to events, you will work collaboratively with academic staff from a wide range of scientific disciplines to produce the school's degree information for future students, write media articles to highlight our successes and develop rich and engaging web pages which showcase the school's capabilities and achievements.

Skills & Experience Required

You will have a high level of experience in managing and delivering events and information assets in a complex environment. Experience project managing, including planning, budgeting and managing resources will be essential to your success in the role. Content production experience for both print and the web would be highly desirable.

To Apply

For further information please contact Owen Shemansky on +61 3 9925 3632 or to view a position description visit and search using job reference number 571895.

Applications close on Tuesday 11th December 2018.

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 and we strongly encourage applications from the Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander community.