Postgraduate Law Programs Officer

Sydney, Australia
08 Nov 2017
End of advertisement period
20 Nov 2017
Academic Discipline
Social Sciences, Law
Contract Type
Full Time

University of Sydney Law School

  • Provide high quality school based administrative services, with particular focus on those activities which support student experience and engagement
  • Contribute to the promotion of a culture of continuous improvement and cross-team collaboration
  • Full-time, continuing, Camperdown/Darlington Campus, $97K pa (incl leave loading and 17% super)

About the opportunity 

The Postgraduate Law Programs Officer provides high quality school based administrative services to the University of Sydney Law School’s staff and students with particular focus on those activities that support student experience and engagement.  The role holder also makes a significant contribution to the design, implementation and review of administrative systems and processes to ensure best practice and continuous improvement.

About you

The University values courage and creativity; openness and engagement; inclusion and diversity; and respect and integrity. As such, we see the importance of recruiting talent aligned to these values in the pursuit of research excellence. The successful candidate will have:

  • experience of providing professional, student-focused administrative support, ideally to undergraduate students
  • experience of developing administrative systems and processes to ensure high quality professional service
  • a commitment to and knowledge of customer care principles with the capacity to provide excellent customer service and to use good judgement when responding to enquiries and complaints. 

About us

Since our inception 160 years ago, the University of Sydney has led to improve the world around us. We believe in education for all and that effective leadership makes lives better. These same values are reflected in our approach to diversity and inclusion, and underpin our long-term strategy for growth. We’re Australia's first university and have an outstanding global reputation for academic and research excellence. Across our campuses, we employ over 7600 academic and non-academic staff who support over 60,000 students.

We are undergoing significant transformative change which brings opportunity for innovation, progressive thinking, breaking with convention, challenging the status quo, and improving the world around us.

For more information on the position and University, please view the candidate information pack available from the job’s listing on the University of Sydney careers website.

All applications must be submitted via the University of Sydney careers website.  Visit and search by the reference number to apply.

Please note: visa sponsorship is not available for this position

Closing date: 11.30pm 20 November 2017

The University of Sydney is committed to diversity and social inclusion. Applications from people of culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds; equity target groups including women, people with disabilities, people who identify as LGBTIQ; and people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent, are encouraged.

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