Manager, Industry Experience, HEO 8

Mawson Lakes, Salisbury
22 Jan 2019
End of advertisement period
15 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Part Time
  • Based in the Division of Information Technology, Engineering and the Environment located at Mawson Lakes Campus
  • Part-time (0.8 FTE), continuing role
  • Salary range: $96,150 - $108,705 per annum (plus super)

About the Job

The Manager: Industry Experience will develop, promote and manage the Division’s Work Integrated Learning (WIL) program. The position will play a key role in the development of government, industry and community organisation partnerships to establish, maintain and extend partnerships to support student opportunities. The position will also have responsibility for overseeing the design and implementation of supporting systems and processes. 

This is a strategic outreach and liaison role between ITEE students who are seeking placement opportunities, academic staff who will manage the academic assessment of placement learning outcomes, and host organisations.

Skills and Experience

To be successful, you will have a Bachelor or equivalent degree in business (or relevant discipline) combined with experience working in an academic environment or a combination of extensive experience in a management/leadership role in an academic environment with complexity in external partnerships.  

You will also have demonstrated experience in generating new business and managing strategic relationships along with experience working in or with industry relevant to the teaching programs of the Division of Information Technology, Engineering and the Environment. Your highly developed communication and negotiation skills, sound written skills including experience in the delivery of presentations and preparation of reports and strong commercial and project management experience in a complex organisation is essential in this role.

A University of Enterprise

The University of South Australia (UniSA) is an innovative, outward-looking institution known for its strong and engaged research and its experientially-based teaching and learning that is conducted in close collaboration with business, industry, government and the professions.

In recent years, we have maintained a strong upward trajectory across a number of key indicators and are ranked among the world’s top 50 young institutions. We are committed to international education activities and alumni, graduates who are equipped to meet the demands and expectations of the worldwide workforce, a culturally diverse staff and increasing student mobility.

Benefits on Offer

At UniSA, we seek to enrich people’s lives through the creation and application of knowledge. Our staff love to be a part of an organisational culture that promotes a strong commitment to educating professionals, sharing knowledge, and engaging with our communities.

We offer a competitive remuneration package that includes generous superannuation contributions of up to 17%, and we have a family friendly approach to ensure you enjoy a healthy work/life balance.

Lodging your Application

For a copy of the position description and to apply, please visit Please refer to the online application form which will indicate which selection criteria you need to address.  Please address your cover letter for the role to Julie Bennett, Senior Recruitment Consultant. For further information about the position or the recruitment process, you can contact the UniSA Recruitment Central Team on +618 8302 1700 or via email to using job reference number #1594.

Applications close: 11.30 pm Friday 15 February 2019

Applications welcomed from Australian or NZ citizens, Australian permanent residents and those who have the legal right to work in Australia for the term of appointment

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In addition to your salary, the University will make employer superannuation contributions. The amount of superannuation you are entitled to will depend on the nature of your employment. You will also be entitled to annual leave loading, and other beneficial employment conditions. Click here to see more benefits of working for UniSA.

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