Senior Administration Officer, Examinations

Brisbane, Australia
14 Feb 2019
End of advertisement period
24 Feb 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

The Examinations section, Academic Services Division, provides centralised services and support to ensure consistent and high quality conduct of examinations across all campuses of the University.

Examinations is seeking an enthusiastic individual to provide administration services to support central examination operations.

The role

As part of the Examinations team, you will be responsible for management of a large pool of casual staff who provide exam supervision, assist in coordination of exam logistics, and provide support to research and implementation of new initiatives.

The person

This is a diverse role and requires a highly motivated team player who enjoys working in a busy environment. You should possess relevant work related experience and/or qualifications in staff management, high level communication skills, and be able to work under pressure and to tight timeframes. The position will work closely with the Manager and Coordinator, Examinations, in the continual improvement and development of processes and services provided by the section.

The University of Queensland values diversity and inclusion and actively encourages applications from those who bring diversity to the University. Please refer to the University’s Diversity and Inclusion webpage ( for further information and points of contact if you require additional support.


This is a full-time, continuing appointment at HEW Level 6, however flexible working arrangements may be negotiated. The remuneration package will be in the range $75,957 to $81,714 p.a., plus employer superannuation contributions of up to 17% (total package will be in the range $88,870 to $95,605 p.a.).

Position Description

Download File PD Senior Admin Officer Examinations.pdf


To discuss this role please contact Barbara Sheahan on +61 7 3365 1995 or email

To submit an application for this role, use the Apply button below. All applicants must supply the following documents: Cover letter, Resume and Selection Criteria responses.

For information on completing the application process click here.

You must have valid Australian work rights to apply for this role. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

Application Closing Date 

24 February, 2019 at 11:55 pm (AEST)