Project Officer, Academic Services

Melbourne, Australia
05 Jan 2018
End of advertisement period
17 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
  • Convenient CBD location
  • Full-time, continuing
  • $75,578-$81,811 p.a + super

Our Organisation

RMIT is a global university of technology, design and enterprise in which teaching, research and engagement are central to achieving positive impact and creating life-changing experiences for our students. One of Australia's original educational institutions founded in 1887, RMIT University now has 83,000 students including 12,000 at postgraduate level.

The College of Business comprises six schools delivering a broad range of programs in Business, ranging from Certificates up to PHD levels. Many programs articulate between Vocational Education and Higher Education, creating pathways for further study. RMIT Business programs are delivered in Melbourne, Vietnam, Singapore, Shanghai and Jakarta, as well as through Open Universities Australia (OUA). 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 Role and Your Responsibilities

The Project Officer works under the direction of the Project Coordinator, Academic Services, and with key stakeholders to contribute to the implementation of projects in the Academic Services Unit (ASU) to drive strategic initiatives of the College.

This role will primarily be responsible for the provision of high level, responsive support for a range of project elements across the ASU and will play a key role in support of the cultural and service changes required to support the College's strategic directions and ensuring compliance with University policy.

Skills & Experience Required

Experience in supporting the management and coordination of projects preferably within a tertiary environment together with excellent communication, presentation, organisation and negotiation skills will be critical to your success in this role. Furthermore, you will have strong analytical and problem solving skills and high level experience using MS Excel and other software.

To Apply

Applicants are requested to separately address the key selection criteria as outlined in the Position Description. To view a position description visit and search using job reference number 559580.

Applications close on Wednesday 17th of January 2018.

For further information please contact Cassandra Yap on +61 3 9925 5639.

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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