Project Manager - Online Curriculum Development

Melbourne, Australia
01 Sep 2017
End of advertisement period
01 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Fixed Term
Full Time
  • Project Management of one of the four project streams
  • Fixed term till 30 December 2018
  • $106,552 - $113,076 + up to 17% superannuation

La Trobe University has set an exciting new vision for its future outlined in its Strategic Plan, Future Ready 2013 - 2017. Already known for excellence and innovation in its teaching and research, La Trobe is enthusiastic about making a difference and is focusing on the big issues of our time. The University's further success in this quest will be driven by the excellence of its current staff and its recruitment of outstanding new teachers, researchers, leaders and professional support staff. 

The Role

La Trobe Online is a significant initiative to develop an exciting new model for La Trobe’s online education product offering, in order to achieve strong growth and inclusive excellence. The project will involve all major areas of the University including Finance, Marketing and Engagement, Student Services, ICT and the Colleges. A substantial component of the project will be directed towards the development of fully online courses and improvement of all aspects of the online environments, embracing the entire higher education student journey.

The role is responsible for leading the development of fully online courseware and resources for successful online study and associated processes and strategies.

The Candidate

To be our Project Manager, you will have a degree, extensive project management expertise and supporting experience, or postgraduate qualifications and extensive relevant experience, or an equivalent alternate combination of relevant knowledge, training and/or experience in project management.

You will have experience managing and controlling projects, identifying risks and issues, targeting benefits and effectively monitoring and reporting on progress to key stakeholders.

If you have great ability to establish and maintain sound working relationships internally and externally, resolve conflicts and solve problems in a complex environment focused on quality improvement, we would like to hear from you.

Closing date: 11pm Sunday 1st October 2017 11:55pm 

Position Enquiries: John Bevacqua, Academic Director, LTO ph: (03) 94791254 or Zsuzsa Balabas, Program Director LTLT ph: (03) 9479 1656

This position is open to people with valid full-time working rights in Australia.

Please address Key Selection Criteria mentioned in the PD and attach these with your application.

Please scroll down to apply.


La Trobe University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

All La Trobe University employees are bound by the Working with Children Act 2005.  If you are successful, you will be required to hold a valid Victorian Employee Working with Children Check prior to commencement.

For further enquiries on how to apply for this role, please contact Senior Recruitment Business Partner Justin Bolton on +61 (03) 9479 1073

To apply and to view position description please visit and search for job no 552875 under current vacancies.

Similar jobs

Similar jobs