Senior Projects Officer, Learning and Teaching

Melbourne, Australia
04 Dec 2017
End of advertisement period
13 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Convenient CBD Location
  • Full-Time, Continuing Position
  • $109,456 -$117,277 p.a + 17% Superannuation

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 College of Business comprises six schools delivering a broad range of programs, ranging from certificates to PHD levels. RMIT Business programs are delivered in Melbourne, Vietnam, Singapore, Shanghai and Jakarta, as well as through Open Universities Australia (OUA) and RMIT Online. The College has an annual budget of approximately $200 million, employs over 475 staff and delivers programs to approximately 31,000 students (21,000 EFTSL).

The College is located on RMIT University's City Campus and resides in the state of the art Swanston Academic and Emily McPherson buildings.

The Role and Your Responsibilities

The Senior Projects Officer, Learning and Teaching reports to the Deputy Pro-Vice Chancellor, Learning and Teaching and will support the Learning and Teaching portfolio of the College of Business. This position is responsible for coordinating and delivering on strategic and operational projects within the College.

The Senior Project Officer, Learning and Teaching undertakes high-level project research, coordination and support responsibilities that contribute to the end-to-end delivery of large, complex learning and teaching projects. In fulfilling these responsibilities, the Senior Project Officer, Learning and Teaching plays a vital role in supporting the Deputy Pro Vice-Chancellor (Learning and Teaching) to deliver innovative projects that contribute to the transformation of the student experience in the College of Business.

This position will work closely with the relevant communities of practice within RMIT and will represent the College at any working group or committee relevant to the position.

Skills & Experience Required

You will have substantial experience in project coordination and management, preferably in a University Learning and Teaching environment with a demonstrated ability to manage multiple pieces of work, with varying interest groups and to achieve excellent outcomes. You will also have excellent interpersonal skills that enable high stakeholder collaboration and capacity to work as a member of a team. Furthermore, your strong initiative and self-motivation to work independently and achieve to deadlines, while responding to the expectations and requirements of other stakeholders will be essential to your success in this role.

To Apply

For further information please contact Associate Professor Shona Leitch on +61 3 9925 5610 or to view a position description visit and search using job reference number 558694.

Applications close on Tuesday 13 December 2017.

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 and we strongly encourage applications from the Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander community.

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