Project Coordinator

Banyule, Australia
21 Aug 2019
End of advertisement period
05 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time
  • Full-time, fixed term contract until 30 April 2020
  • Located at the Bundoora Campus
  • $85,724 - $94,302 per annum + up to 17% superannuation

About La Trobe

La Trobe University’s success is driven by people who are committed to making a difference. They are creative and highly motivated, pursue new ideas and create knowledge. La Trobe is one of Australia’s research leaders, and the largest provider of higher education to regional Victoria.  Our teaching and research address some of the most significant issues of our time and we’re passionate about driving change through operational excellence to benefit the communities we serve.

About the position

This position will play a key role in providing support to embed the implementation of strategic plans that were developed in the School of Education and the La Trobe Business School in 2018. This will require identifying roles and responsibilities, frameworks for project management, governance, decision making and reporting within the existing resources and operations of the respective schools.

Skills and Experience

To be considered for this position, you will have demonstrated conceptual, analytical and problem solving skills to effectively analyse and solve complex organisational, procedural and governance issues. Previous experience working closely with Faculties or Schools across diverse disciplines in supporting a business change, in a complex and sensitive environment, in matters of teaching and learning and/or course and subject development.  Strong interpersonal, communication and negotiation skills is essential.

Please refer to the Position Description for other duties, skills and experience required for this position.

All La Trobe University employees are bound by the Working with Children Act 2005. If you are successful, you will be required to hold a valid Victorian Employee Working with Children Check prior to commencement.


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How to apply

Closing date: Thursday, 5 September 2019 by 11:00 pm AEST.

Position Enquiries:

Bridget Soulsby; General Manager, ASSC College; +61 3 9479 3378 or

HR/Recruitment Enquiries:

Deborah Dare, Senior Recruitment Business Partner, +61 3 9479 1241 or

Only candidates with full working rights in Australia may apply for this position.

Please submit an online application ONLY and include the following documents:

  • Cover letter;
  • An up to date resume; and
  • A separate document addressing each essential and desirable bullet point in the Key Selection Criteria which is located in the position description.

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La Trobe Cultural Qualities:

We are Accountable, We are Connected, We are Innovative, We Care

La Trobe University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

La Trobe is proud to be a member of the Science in Australia Gender Equity (SAGE) Athena SWAN program to advance gender equality in academia.