Veterinary Enterprises Manager

Wagga Wagga, Australia
11 Oct 2019
End of advertisement period
27 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Coach, mentor and manage staff within the veterinary enterprises
  • Directly impact strategic and operational plans
  • Continue to build and influence a high performing culture

The Role

  • Continuing, Full Time
  • $96,270 to $109,034 pa (plus 17% superannuation)
  • Wagga Wagga

Challenge yourself in this highly rewarding role by managing staffing resources across multiple locations, and the commercial facilities of the Veterinary Clinical Centre, Small Animal Referral Hospital and the Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory.

Actively help to increase and expand the capacity and capability of the clinical enterprises to enable the University to deliver undergraduate and postgraduate veterinary training and research that supports student learning and teaching outcomes.

This position would ideally suit an individual with a strong business, management or financial background with a track record in the management of administrative, resource and business planning activities. Highly developed communication, interpersonal and influencing skills, including demonstrated ability to establish professional relationships both internally and externally to the organisation are necessary requirements of the role.

Relevant or recent experience working in veterinary practice would be highly regarded.

To be successful you will have:

  • A degree with relevant experience (or equivalent)
  • Demonstrated experience in financial management with the ability to produce financial reports, interpret data, and to forecast and plan budgets
  • High level communication skills with ability to influence, lead and motivate staff
  • Highly developed analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to think strategically

About Us

Charles Sturt University is a young and growing university committed to developing far-sighted people who help their communities grow and flourish. We make a significant contribution to the prosperity and vibrancy of our rural and regional communities, with a reach and impact across Australia and internationally. We work together with industry, communities and students to create new thinking, inspire each other and make a positive and progressive contribution to the world.

The Faculty of Science delivers flexible, innovative teaching programs which provide graduates with the skills and knowledge to build a career, advance their profession and contribute to their community. We currently have more than 9000 students and over 500 staff dedicated to advancing scientific knowledge.

We are a leader in strategic and applied research in a wide array of sciences. We enhance and extend knowledge, train and educate future researchers and provide scientific solutions to current challenges. We achieve this through ethical practice, professional collaborations, industry involvement and a commitment to continual improvement.

We also provide a range of health and other services to our regional communities through our enterprise activities.

The School of Animal and Veterinary Sciences provides courses in animal science, equine science, veterinary science and veterinary technology and has a strong research reputation with expanding numbers of higher research degree students.

The School has a substantial infrastructure of a very high standard for veterinary training including a Veterinary Clinical Centre, Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory, Small Animal Clinic and Equine Centre.

CSU offers a great work-life balance, professional development opportunities and generous financial benefits.

Charles Sturt University is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. Applications are encouraged from Indigenous Australians; people with a disability; women (particularly for senior and non-traditional roles); people who identify as LGBTIQ; and those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

This position is open to Australian Citizens and Permanent Residents; or applicants who hold a current valid work visa commensurate with this position.

Application Requirements

Applicants are expected to apply online and address the selection criteria in the position description. If you experience difficulties applying online or for further information on completing the application process please visit our how to apply page or contact us.

Further Information

Additional information is available in the position description or by contacting:

School of Animal and Veterinary Sciences Administrative Office | | Ph: 02 6933 2019

Closing Date: 11 pm, 27 October 2019