Teaching Administrator

Sydney, Australia
18 Nov 2016
End of advertisement period
04 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time

Macquarie is the university of pioneering minds. Globally recognised as one of Australia's leading research universities, Macquarie is a place where extraordinary new possibilities come to light. We've helped people to hear, introduced wireless internet technology to the world and broken through traditional boundaries by appointing Australia's first female Vice-Chancellor.

At Macquarie you'll join a vibrant community of diverse perspectives, all working towards a brighter future for our communities and our planet. Surrounded by beautiful parkland campus, our students and staff are free to explore and discover, supported by facilities including a high-tech library, private teaching hospital, gym and pools, childcare facilities, a campus train station and the newly expanded Macquarie Centre shopping complex next door. 

In the Faculty of Business and Economics we are highly engaged with the world around us, applying our knowledge to make a positive impact. Working with our corporate partners, students and alumni, we create and share research that addresses business and societal challenges. We attract independent thinkers from all corners of the globe and draw on our international connections to improve the lives of communities worldwide. Our programs are recognised by key accounting bodies and include the country's longest-running and highly regarded Accounting and Corporate Governance programs.

Join us and start seeing the world in a different light. 

The Role

The Department of Accounting and Corporate Governance within the Faculty of Business and Economics is currently seeking a Teaching Administrator to support the academic activities of the Department. The successful applicant will provide administrative support and assistance to Department staff ensuring a timely and organised delivery of Units, while providing advice to current and prospective, domestic and international students on the Department's recommended programs of study.

Selection Criteria

To be considered for this position candidates must submit as part of their application, a separate document responding to the selection criteria below:

  • An Associate Diploma/Degree level qualification in a related discipline with relevant work experience or an equivalent combination of relevant experience and/or education/training
  • Demonstrated written and verbal communication skills including ability to prepare routine correspondence  and documentation
  • Demonstrated organisational skills including ability to plan and set priorities in order to efficiently handle a varied workload and competing
  • Demonstrated interpersonal skills and an ability to liaise with a broad range of people
  • Demonstrated ability to contribute and participate effectively in a team environment
  • Demonstrated experience with computer network systems, software applications and web-based technology

For further information regarding this role please view the position description below.

Position Description: Download File Teaching Administrator PD ACG.pdf

Salary Package: from $62,021 to $66,845 (Level 4), plus 9.5% employer's superannuation and annual leave loading

Appointment Type: Full-time, fixed-term position (approximately 12 month paternal leave cover). This position will be subject to probationary conditions.

Enquiries: Ms Irene Fernandes, Senior Departmental Administrative Officer on irene.fernandes@mq.edu.au 

General Recruitment Enquiries: Alex Righton, HR Administrator on alexander.righton@mq.edu.au 

Applications Close: Sunday, 4 December 2016 at 11:55pm AEST

Macquarie University is an EO Employer committed to diversity and social inclusion. Applications are encouraged from people with a disability; women (particularly for senior and non-traditional roles); Indigenous Australians, people who identify as GLBTI; and those from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds.

Applications need to be submitted through the Macquarie University online recruitment system. Where circumstances such as disability or remote location prohibit your access to our online system please contact the enquiries person listed in this advertisement for assistance.

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