General Manager in Admissions

Gold Coast, Australia
08 Aug 2017
End of advertisement period
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

About the position

Reporting to the Director of Student and Academic Services, the General Manager, Admissions is responsible for providing leadership, operational guidance and strategic input for the domestic and international student admissions function at Bond University. 

This position will be responsible for admissions practices that meet the service levels with faculties and are competitive against the Higher Education sector both nationally and internationally. The incumbent will also be required to develop and maintain cooperative and collaborative partnerships internally as well as externally with the Queensland Tertiary Admissions Centre, accreditation agencies and student recruitment agents. Whilst also effectively manage, lead, motivate and develop a team of ten (10) staff members.

About the person:

To be considered for this appointment you will be degree qualified, preferably at the postgraduate level with extensive strategic management and leadership abilities within a University or similar complex environment.

Significant experience and understanding of University admissions practices and exposure to tertiary admission centre practices is essential. Familiarity with relevant legislation governing domestic and international students regarding admission and compliance is also required. 

You will have exceptional communication skills including stakeholder management and negotiation skills. You will be committed to providing and creating a culture of excellent service standards within a fast paced and challenging environment.

Salary details:

Bond University offers a vibrant campus with state-of-the-art facilities in a picturesque location, as well as a range of tangible benefits including (but not limited to): competitive remuneration, bus services to the door, available car parking, use of fitness centre, use of library, Career Development Services, corporate discount programs and a bulk-billing medical centre on-site.

The Remuneration range for this appointment is $105 420 - $115 195 pa, plus 17.5% superannuation and will be negotiated dependant on skill and experience.

Further information:

Position related enquires can be directed to Ms Irene Koh, Director – Student and Academic Services on +61 7 5595 1035 or via email

Application and submission details:

Applications should include the following supporting documents:

  • A cover letter including the position title, where you saw this role being advertised and the position reference number #SAS1769
  • A curriculum vitae which includes the names and contact details of three referees;
  • A statement addressing each of the selection criteria as outlined in the position description.

Completed applications should be sent to:

Peta Dawson/Kayleigh Corlett

Applicants must have current work rights in Australia at the time of application. This status will be verified as part of the recruitment process.
Conditions of employment for this position are offered under a Bond Workplace Agreement (BWA)

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