External Stakeholder Coordinator

Mitcham, Australia
05 Jan 2018
End of advertisement period
15 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Part Time
  • Classification: Higher Education Officer Level 6
  • Salary Range: $75,223 - $80,340
  • Employment Type: Continuing, Part-time 
  • Position Reports to: Sponsorships and Partnerships Manager
  • Please Direct Application Enquiries to: Ms Darlene Voss
  • Closing Date: 9.00 am, Monday 15 January 2018

As part of our strategic plan Making a Difference - The 2025 Agenda, Flinders University has set itself a bold vision to be internationally recognised as a world leader in research, an innovator in contemporary education, and the source of Australia’s most enterprising graduates.

We live in an era of disruptive change and remarkable technological innovation. In order to flourish within this challenging environment, we have transformed our academic structure into six Colleges with a focus on student success and outstanding research. 

Our talented academic teams are supported by customer-centric Professional Services staff, who share our commitment to excellence.

Excited by change and driven by innovation, we invite ambitious and energetic individuals who personify our values of integrity, courage, innovation, excellence and above all, being student centred, to join our dynamic Professional Services teams to assist us in achieving our core mission of changing lives and changing the world.

Position Summary:

Under general to broad direction from the Sponsorships and Partnerships Manager, the External Stakeholder Coordinator will coordinate and implement the University’s external engagement strategy, which supports the University’s strategic goals, and aligns internal and external stakeholders with the University’s strategic agenda.

The position will provide high level support to the University’s senior executive in their external representative roles, providing background briefing papers involving research on contemporary issues, biographical details, and intelligence on existing relationships with the University. The incumbent will have excellent relationship management skills and provide advice and support to ensure Flinders key messages are consistent and strategically aligned across multiple external stakeholders.

Information For Applicants:

To express your interest in a position, you are required to submit an application statement and your resume. The application statement should be no longer than 3 pages and must address the Key Position Capabilities stated in the relevant position description. You are also required to provide two work referees, preferably being your two most recent line managers.