Community Manager

Melbourne, Australia
08 Oct 2019
End of advertisement period
30 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Location: Clayton campus
Employment Type: Full-time
Duration: Continuing appointment
Remuneration: $98,155 - $108,345 pa HEW Level 08 (plus 17% employer superannuation)

  • Be inspired, every day
  • Enjoy the freedom to discover something new
  • Take your career in exciting, rewarding directions 

There’s a certain feeling you get from working at Monash University. It’s the feeling that you’re a part of something special. Something significant. So if you’re looking for the next chapter in your career, it’s here. You’ll be given the opportunity to challenge yourself, build on your skills, and make a significant contribution to a workplace that’s filled with energetic and inspiring people. Talent thrives here – and so do truly satisfying careers.

The Team

The Generator is the central hub for entrepreneurship and startup activity across Monash University. Established in 2016, its purpose is to ignite curiosity, build capability and support the launch and growth of high-quality startups and social enterprises at Monash. The Generator runs a number of events and programs including a five-week idea validation program (the Validator), a research innovation program and a three-month Accelerator program with seed funding. In addition, the Generator has a co-working space for Monash startups to work from as a way to build a thriving startup community. The Generator works with high potential individuals and teams who want to solve big problems in the world, figure out solutions and actively go out and build it. We are driven by Founder potential matched with ambitious thinking. Our talent is diverse because we know that problems can only be solved by teams that come from different backgrounds, perspectives and disciplines.

The Opportunity

As the Community Manager you will play a pivotal role in the building of a strong and thriving entrepreneurial community at Monash through the development and delivery of events, initiatives and communication that appeal to a diverse and growing entrepreneurial community.

In taking responsibility for the management of key stakeholders across Monash University you will drive out support for the Generator, developing and implementing face-to-face and digital forms of engagement with students, staff and alumni and bringing your startup expertise to Monash to support events and skills workshop strategy.

This diverse role requires your ability to think strategically and use communication and engagement as a tool for behaviour change while taking a highly creative and hands on approach to building a strong sense of community in order to increase the entrepreneurial mindset at Monash.

If working in a team driving an entrepreneurial culture and encouraging cross-disciplinary collaboration in innovation and startups sounds like a position which inspires you then we look forward to hearing from you.

This role is a full-time position; however, flexible working arrangements may be negotiated.

At Monash University, we are committed to being a Child Safe organisation. Some positions at the University will require the incumbent to hold a valid Working with Children Check.

For instructions on how to apply, please refer to “How to apply for Monash Jobs”.


Ms Helena Fern, Entrepreneurship Program Manager, The GENERATOR +61 3 9902 4475

Position Description

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Closing Date

Wednesday 30 October 2019, 11:55 pm AEDT

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