Senior Adviser - Student Partnerships

Location
Melbourne, Australia
Posted
08 Aug 2017
End of advertisement period
22 Aug 2017
Ref
558038
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
  • Convenient CBD location
  • Full-time, continuing position
  • $93,819 - $105,657 p.a + 17% super

Our Organisation

RMIT is a global university of technology, design and enterprise. Our mission is to help shape the world through research, innovation, teaching and engagement, and to create transformative experiences for our students, getting them ready for life and work.

The Education Portfolio is headed by the Deputy Vice-Chancellor Education and Vice President who leads the planning and implementation of the University's strategies related to RMIT's academic programs and the RMIT student experience. The Portfolio is responsible for services to support the quality of RMIT programs, including the professional development of academic staff, continuous improvement of the student experience, learning and teaching outcomes and the management of learning and research information sources.

The Role & Your Responsibilities

The Senior Advisor Student Partnerships is responsible for providing strategic support, coordination and planning to ensure RMIT University expertly and effectively manages it relationship with key student stakeholder groups and representatives. They will also manage and support projects that engage and amplify the student voice and perspective in the co-design and delivery of key student experience initiatives.

Skills & Experience Required

The ideal candidate will have proven experience in engaging and managing key stakeholder relationships within a complex environment. They will also have experience in working with data and stakeholders to identify emerging and unmet needs and to develop solutions to meet those needs. Highly developed organisational skills, with an attention to detail and the ability and resilience to respond quickly to changes in requirements will be highly regarded. Highly developed problem-solving and creative thinking skills demonstrated in the design and delivery of improvements in student experience will be imperative to your success in this role.

To Apply

To view a position description, please visit yourcareer.rmit.edu.au and search using job #558038 or for further information please contact Dene Cici on +61 3 9925 1045.

Applications close on Tuesday 22nd August 2017.

Applicants must separately address the key selection criteria as outlined in the Position Description.

RMIT is an equal opportunity employer committed to being a child safe organisation. We are dedicated to attracting, retaining and developing our people regardless of gender identity, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability and age. Applications are encouraged from all sectors of the community.