Research Development Officer, Research & Development Division

Sydney (Suburb), New South Wales (AU)
10 Nov 2016
End of advertisement period
30 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Ref 1752/16
Full-Time, Ongoing Position

Research, Engagement, Development & Innovation (REDI) is responsible for providing integrated business and research management support for researchers and research activity across the University, with a strong focus on research strategy and development, income generation and ethical review.

An exciting opportunity exists for you as a Western Sydney University Research Development Officer, in our central office.The position works closely with academic staff to promote advise on, and develop new funding opportunities and applications to rapidly increase the rate of successful grant applications, diversify funding sources and contribute to achieving external research income targets. 

You will work with a high performing team on research funding applications and contribute to the research growth and success of Western Sydney University.

If you have strong skills in relationship building, oral and written communication, analytical skills, organisational skills, IT, working to a deadline and team ethics, this is the job for you. 

Please refer to position description for further information. 

This is a full-time, ongoing position based at our Penrith Campus.

Remuneration Package HEW Level 7/8 $96,255 to $119,369 p.a. (comprising Salary $81,337 to $100,868 p.a., plus 17% Superannuation, plus Leave Loading)

Please note that this appointment will be at a Level 7 only.

Position Enquiries: Nikki Lengkeek 02 47360928 or email

Closing date: 30 November 2016