People and Performance Manager

Brisbane, Australia
28 Nov 2018
End of advertisement period
12 Dec 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

About Griffith University

At Griffith University we believe in, strive for and celebrate the remarkable.

We are known for our high impact research, outstanding student experience, our commitment to social justice and our welcoming environment. We rank in the top 2% of universities worldwide and we're proud of our remarkable achievements, of our people and their passion for making a positive difference. Together we contribute to the development of knowledge and learning in an attractive environment which values excellence, equity, diversity, and innovation.

The People and Wellbeing team bring this to life by delivering a comprehensive suite of HR services to the 4500 employees and support the vision and goals of the Corporate Services Strategic Plan and overall mission of the University.

The opportunity

We are looking for an outstanding People and Performance Manager to collaborate with colleagues across Corporate Services to develop performance management programs and key performance indicators for the Group using a data driven focus.

Reporting to the Director of People and Wellbeing, with oversight by the Vice President (Corporate Services), you will champion the Corporate Services strategy and resultant activities, ensuring success through capability and service culture frameworks.

This is a continuing, full time position based at the Nathan campus.

About you

You will have a proven track record successfully implementing a range of strategies and programs to improve workforce performance and culture, with relevant qualifications, ideally at a postgraduate level. Your leadership in workforce analytics and experience coaching and developing capability in managers and senior leaders should be complemented by your exceptional stakeholder management skills and your ability to influence and negotiate.

If you have a passion for delivering positive change to performance, culture and leadership strategies and tools to develop a cohesive and robust culture, strengthen capability and build high performance, then this could be your next career move.

Salary range

HEW 10 Salary: $116,202 per annum. Salary package including 17% employer superannuation contribution: $135,957 per annum.

How to apply

Please submit your application online and ensure your application includes the following:

  • Statement addressing each of the selection criteria in the position description
  • One page covering letter outlining your suitability for the role
  • Current curriculum vitae/resume which should include:
    • Full name, address, telephone number and email address;
    • Details of education, professional training and qualifications;
    • Employment history, including present position;
    • Name and contact details of three referees.

Obtain the position description by clicking on the Apply button. You will be redirected to the Griffith University job search page where you will be able to access the position description.

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Successful candidates may be subject to a criminal history check.

What we offer

Working for one of the most influential universities in Australia and the Asia-Pacific region, you will join a University that spans six campuses in South East Queensland and all disciplines, while our network of more than 200,000 graduates extends around the world.

At Griffith, we've worked hard to create a culture that will challenge you to be curious, creative and courageous. We also support the professional and personal development of all our employees and invest in the skills of our people.

Griffith University values diversity, inclusion and flexibility and we encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, and people of all backgrounds to apply. Griffith's strategic goals are to also increase the proportion of women in senior academic and administrative roles and in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics and Medicine (STEMM).

Further information

For further information about this role, please contact Mr Ken Greedy, Director, People and Wellbeing on +61 (0) 7 3735 7408.

For application queries, please contact Ms Busra Sevimli, HR Officer on +61 (0) 7 3735 7359.

Closing date: Wednesday, 12 December 2018 at 5 pm AEST.