Communications and Outreach Coordinator

Canberra, Australia
$75,608 - $87,570 per annum
21 Nov 2016
End of advertisement period
11 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Classification: ANU Officer 6/7 (Administration)

Salary package: $75,608 - $87,570 per annum plus 17% superannuation

Full time - Continuing

Position overview

The ANU College of Asia and the Pacific (CAP) leads intellectual engagement with the Asia-Pacific region through research, teaching and contributions to public debate, and seeks to set the international standard for scholarship concerning the region. 

The School of Culture, History and Language is a dynamic and diverse community of scholars and professional staff. Effective administration and service excellence is a vital component of the School's work in providing the highest quality education experience to its students, in supporting its academic staff, and ensuring the continuing operational excellence of the School.

The Communications and Outreach Coordinator will be responsible for publicising and communicating the School's education and research, influencing the public agenda and inspiring interest in the diverse disciplines within the School.

The successful candidate will have the skills to engage with a large and diverse academic group to develop stories and promote events relevant to our stakeholders and the broader community. 

Please note that due to the Christmas break, shortlisting and interviews will take place in the new year.

For additional information, please contact Geoff Sjollema T: 02 6125 1936 E:

The University actively encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. For more information on employment opportunities, contact our Indigenous Employment Consultant on 

ANU values diversity and inclusion and believes employment opportunities must not be limited by socio-economic background, race, religion or gender. For more information about staff equity at ANU, visit

Application information In order to apply for this role please make sure that you upload the following documents:

  • A statement addressing the selection criteria.
  • A current curriculum vitae (CV) which includes the names and contact details of at least three referees (preferably including a current or previous supervisor). If your CV does not include referees you can complete these online when prompted in the application form.
  • Other documents, if required.

Closing date: 11.55pm, Sunday 11 December 2016

Applications which do not address the selection criteria may not be considered for the position.

Please note: The successful applicant must have rights to live and work in this country.