Director, Human Resources

Townsville, Australia
15 Nov 2017
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15 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

James Cook University is committed to creating a brighter future for life in the tropics worldwide through its graduates and discoveries that make a difference. With its major campuses in Townsville, Cairns and Singapore, students are firmly at the centre of this unique environment.

JCU offers a comprehensive and focused learning and teaching, research and engagement framework, with clear attention on embedding sustainability and diversity in everything we do.

The University is looking for a Director, Human Resources whose values match these principles.

At a time when challenges and opportunities for the Higher Education sector are many and varied, this experienced leader will contribute to the development of an institution that promotes and embraces diversity, innovation, flexibility and high performance. The Director, Human Resources will bring strong business acumen along with experience to develop and deliver a new people and culture strategy which is aligned to the University Plan with clarity, creativity and focus.

We are now seeking a confident and trusted advisor who will support leadership in building and developing capability throughout the University.

For a copy of the Information Book for Candidates, please contact Natalie Walker, Partner at Odgers Berndtson Executive Search, who is advising the University.

Natalie Walker| Partner and Head of HR Practice

Email: Telephone:+61289053731

Closing Date: 15 December 2017