Deputy Manager Research and Innovation Office

Canberra, Australia
21 Mar 2019
End of advertisement period
14 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Classification: ANU Officer 8 (Administration) 
Salary package:  $97,812 - $104,717 per annum plus 17% superannuation
Term: Full time, Continuing

  • Fast paced and highly stimulating work environment
  • Enjoy a broad range of duties in a small, tightly knit team
  • Vibrant campus life with a strong sense of community & inclusion

College Overview

The ANU College of Engineering and Computer Science (CECS) is dedicated to contributing to The Australian National University’s reputation for excellence in research and research-led education, bringing together expertise across a range of areas to reimagine the role of engineering and computing for future generations. CECS is a diverse and vibrant community dedicated to discovery and to making knowledge matter. Our academics and students are engaged in ground-breaking, cutting-edge research, in exciting areas such as renewable energy, robotics, telecommunications, biomaterials, human-machine interaction, and artificial intelligence.

The Professional Services Group supports the College, Schools and Institutes in the successful delivery of their objectives. The Professional Services Group achieves excellence in services by partnering and collaborating with academic staff, students and external partners, through embracing diversity of ideas to coming up with innovative solutions.

The College Research and Innovation Office provide services for the administration and promotion of research with a particular focus on strategic planning of research funding and development programs, high quality grant applications and post-award processes, effective data management and reporting, and the provision of policies, procedures and guidelines.

Position Overview

The Deputy Manager, Research and Innovation Office provides high level support to the Manager, Research and Innovation Office to ensure effective and efficient implementation of strategic and operational plans, and oversees the day to day operations of a busy Research  and Innovation Office team,  including pre and post -award activities, research governance, and academic development.

To ensure your success in the position, you must have excellent supervision and mentoring skills, be willing to learn in a fast paced environment, be an excellent communicator with a strong customer service focus, have excellent administration and organisational skills as well as possess demonstrated ability to provide strategic advice to support senior management decisions.

To enquire about these positions please contact Mrs Ewa Ziolkowska, Manager, Research and Innovation Office

T: +61 2 6125 9397,


Closing Date: 14 April 2019 

Position Description: Deputy Manager Research Services_PD.pdf

ANU values diversity and inclusion and is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to those of all backgrounds and identities.

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The ANU provides attractive benefits and excellent support to maintain a healthy work/life balance and offers generous remuneration benefits, including four weeks paid vacation per year, assistance with relocation expenses and 17% employer contribution to superannuation. This also includes generous parental leave, the possibility of flexible and part time working arrangements, a parental and aged care support program, dual career hire programs, ANU school holiday programs, and childcare facilities on campus.

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Application Information

Applicants must apply online via the ANU recruitment portal and should upload the following separate documents:

  • A statement addressing the selection criteria.
  • A current curriculum vitae (CV) which includes the names and contact details of at least three referees (preferably including a current or previous supervisor). If your CV does not include referees you can complete these online when prompted in the application form.

Applications which do not address the selection criteria will not be considered for the position, and applications must be lodged via the ANU Jobs webpage.

Please note: The successful application must have rights to live and work in this country.

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