Coordinator: International Relations

Location
Adelaide, Australia
Salary
$80,483 - $90,543 per annum
Posted
20 Nov 2016
End of advertisement period
05 Dec 2016
Ref
ALS_0308_P_E
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Hours
Full Time

About the job

Working in a small team with diverse responsibilities, this is an opportunity to demonstrate your high level skills within UniSA International. You will undertake a number of activities to enhance UniSA’s position internationally. You will play a key role in supporting the University’s relationships with international partners by coordinating visiting senior delegations and advising on international agreement processes and information management. Liaison with staff at all levels within the University and externally with Government representatives is also a key feature of this role. You will need to identify, research and report on business development and relationship opportunities, to prepare appropriate briefings for the Unit and Senior Management.

You will work closely with the Manager of International Relations to provide strategic advice and co-ordinate activities with a wide cross section of the University and with partner universities.

Skills and Experience

To succeed in this role you will have exceptional organisational, report writing, analytical, teamwork and relationship building skills and be able to work autonomously and manage conflicting deadlines. Some travel interstate and internationally may be required. Tertiary qualifications in international relations, international studies, business, marketing or a related discipline; or demonstrated equivalent experience, knowledge and skills, are also essential.

A University of Enterprise

The University of South Australia (UniSA) is an innovative, outward-looking institution known for its strong and engaged research and its experientially-based teaching and learning that is conducted in close collaboration with business, industry, government and the professions.

In recent years, we have maintained a strong upward trajectory across a number of key indicators and are ranked among the world’s top 50 young institutions.  We are committed to international education activities and alumni, graduates who are equipped to meet the demands and expectations of the worldwide workforce, a culturally diverse staff and increasing student mobility.

Benefits on offer

At UniSA, we seek to enrich people’s lives through the creation and application of knowledge.  Our staff love to be a part of an organisational culture that promotes a strong commitment to educating professionals, sharing knowledge, and engaging with our communities.

We offer a competitive remuneration package that includes generous superannuation contributions of up to 17%, and we have a family friendly approach to ensure you enjoy a healthy work/life balance.

Lodging your application

For a copy of the position description and to apply, please visit Working at UniSA. Please refer to the online application form which will indicate which selection criteria you need to address.  For further information about the position or the recruitment process, please contact Katrina Gillespie, Senior Human Resources Consultant, on (08) 8302 1193 or via email to katrina.gillespie@unisa.edu.au.

Applications close: 9.00am Monday 5 December 2016

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Important Information:

In addition to your salary, the University will make employer superannuation contributions of up to 17% of salary on your behalf. The amount of superannuation you are entitled to will depend on the nature of your employment. This can be clarified during the recruitment process. You will also be entitled to annual leave loading. See more benefits of working for UniSA

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